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99% of Buildings in State Lack Fire Safety Norm

By correspondent

In both Telangana and Seemandhra regions of the State, the A.P. State Disaster Response and Fire Services Department has identified more than 2.80 lakh hazardous premises and in that 1.01 lakh are schools and colleges. Officials had carried out inspections between April 2007 and March 2014 and it shows that only 1.09 per cent... »

Fire License to be Enforced for Small Businesses

By HIOC Team

The fire services department of state government decided to make it mandatory for small businesses to get a license from the AP State Disaster Response and Fire Services division to run their business. Nine categories of commercial organisations are to be included in the list. Such businesses include petrol bunks, nursing homes, lodges without... »

Survey Of the Schools For Measuring Fire Safety

By correspondent

GHMC’s Fire Prevention Wing (FPW) has recently observed lack of safety measures that may lead to fire accidents in malls and hospitals. But the status of the safety measures in the educational institutions is not yet known. Due to lack of response from the educational department the FPW is unable to check the school... »

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