“In times of disaster, preparedness is the key to survival.”
Disasters, both natural and man-made, can strike at any moment, and being prepared is crucial. Guru Nanak Public School, recognizing the importance of fire safety and preparedness, conducted a fire mock drill to educate its students on how to respond in case of a fire emergency. The event was a success, thanks to the dedicated team of firefighters from the Nalagarh fire station who generously shared their knowledge and expertise.
On 06-10-2023, Guru Nanak Public School organized a comprehensive fire mock drill, aimed at raising awareness among students about fire safety and equipping them with the necessary skills to respond effectively in case of a fire. The event was conducted in collaboration with the Nalagarh fire station, and it proved to be an informative and engaging experience for the students.
1. Understanding Fire:
The fire station team provided valuable insights into the nature of fire, explaining its components and the conditions necessary for a fire to occur.
2. Types of Fires:
Students learned about the different types of fires, including Class A (ordinary combustibles like wood and paper), Class B (flammable liquids), and Class C (electrical fires). Understanding these classifications is vital in choosing the appropriate fire extinguisher.
3. Fire Extinguishers:
4. Hands-On Practice
Students were given the opportunity to operate fire extinguishers under the guidance of the experienced firefighters. This practical experience instilled confidence and preparedness in the participants.
The Guru Nanak Public School extends heartfelt gratitude to the dedicated team of firefighters from the Nalagarh fire station for their invaluable service and time. Their commitment to educating our students about fire safety is commendable and greatly appreciated.
The fire mock drill at Guru Nanak Public School was a resounding success, leaving the students better informed and prepared to handle fire emergencies. This event served as a reminder that disaster preparedness is a shared responsibility, and through such initiatives, we can ensure the safety and well-being of our community.
In the spirit of continuous learning and preparedness, Guru Nanak Public School looks forward to organizing similar educational initiatives in the future to equip its students with life-saving skills and knowledge.