MARCH AS FIRE PREVENTION MONTH
The fire prevention month 2019 kick-off on Friday with a theme of “Ligtas na Pilipinas Ating Kamtin, Bawat Pamilya as Sanayin, Kaalaman sa Sunog ay Palawakin”.
March is declared as fire prevention month based from the Proclamation 115-A issued on November 17, 1996 by the President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos.
Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAG-ASA) reported that during this month the country changes its temperature and humidity to reach high levels, resulting in “high sensible temperature”.
Video Courtesy of Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)