Butuan City - A total of 62 workers from 50 companies benefitted from two batches of  the one-day Fire Safety Orientation conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Center Regional Extension Unit (OSHC-REU) Caraga on July 20-21, 2017.

The said orientation was conducted in line with the celebration of National Disasetr Resillience Month of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

OSHC REU Caraga focal Engr. Christian Lee N. Jaguit, together withrepresentatives from the Bureau of Fire Protection discussed workplace fire prevention and control, general fire safety measures required in the Occupational Safety and Health Standards and the 2008 Fire Code of the Philippines, means of egress, and emergency preparedness. Participants were able to experience first hand the operation of various types of fire extinguishers.

END/ CL Jaguit