As a result of fire in their home, The wife, husband and their five adult boys died while they were sleeping (They were my neighbors) The only survivor is a 21 year old boy who was in Riyadh doing his final exam at university The Police investigator’s final report said the cause of the fire was an electrical spark, the fire quick spread and soon the whole house was on fire . In my presentation therefore , to avoid such tragedies, I want to focus on how to prevent fires and keep our families safe. May 22, 2005
My presentation address three areas………. Click ….
In this slide we identify the fire triangle For a fire to occur, there should be fuel, energy and oxygen. Read…….. So how can a fire can be prevented ?. ………… ..
This statement simplifies the situation. Read……….. In my next slide I will discuses some fire warning systems and fire control systems.
First to warn of fires and smoke in your home, install heat or smoke detectors. These are very cheap any easy to install. Second, install a kitchen hood system above your Cooker Third, and more expensive – consider installing an automatic sprinkler system. NEXT… I will discuss Exit Drills
As you know Saudi Aramco spends a lot of time and effort to educate us on safety. Therefore, we in turn should educate and teach our families on how to keep safe in case of fire.
Read ………… & Remember
Read…………. A note on fire extinguishers……………..
Fire extinguishers are not too expensive and are available in the local market. I recommend everyone of us should have at least two fire extinguishers at home and know how and when to operate them…. A few final points….
Fire Safety Fire Safety: Prevention, Exit Drills and Hazards Presented By: Saeed Al-Nasri