CITY of BALANGA, Bataan – PSA Bataan conducted a Lecture on Disaster Preparedness and Risk Reduction in Case of Fire in support to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) Balanga and the Department of the Interior and Local Government in observance of the Fire Prevention Month, at the PSA Conference Room, Tenejero, Balanga City, Bataan on March 31, 2015, 9:00AM.
With this year’s theme “Kaligtasan sa Sunog: Alamin, Gawin at Isabuhay natin!“ Fire Prevention Month is an annual celebration since 1967 pursuant to Presidential Proclamation 115-A. FO1 Jenaz T. Dela Cruz, BFP Balanga served as the activity’s lecturer. FO3 Carlo D. Hermosa was also present as resource person. PSA employees in attendance were all ears to the technical and practical knowledge discussed in the lecture.
The highlights of the lecture were BFPs management in their past cases of fire fighting and demonstration of how to use the fire extinguisher.Prior to the activity, PSA Bataan has displayed streamer at the PSA area to provide information campaign of the Fire Prevention Month for the entire month of March.
PSA, formerly known as the National Statistics Office (NSO) takes efforts to support other agencies through its Partnership and Linkages activities. This involves coordination and cooperation with the public and private organization in conducting and participating in activities geared towards upholding the mission of the office. This also aims to foster closer relationship and promotes stronger ties with the stakeholder.