Protection and security

Protection and security

1/8/2014 6:00 PM

 

 

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND INTERVENE IN A FIRE EMERGENCY

  • ACT CALMLY AND FOLLOW THE RULES AND THE INDICATED MEASURES FOR SUCH CASES;
  • IT YOU ARE TRYING TO RESCUE OTHER PEOPLE AND YOU HAVE TO GO THROUGH FLAMING ROOMS PLACE ON YOUR HEAD A WET BLANKET;
  • CAREFULLY OPEN THE DOORS, BECAUSE THE RAPID INFLUX OF AIR TRIGGERS THE RAPID GROWTH OF THE FLAMES.;
  • IN ROOMS WITH DENSE SMOKE MOVE AROUND ON ALL FOURS OR BEND OVER, AND KEEP CLOSE TO THE FLOOR;
  • SHOUT FOR THE CASUALTIES (CHILDREN USUALLY HIDE UNDER COVERS, IN CLOSETS, ETC.), FIND THEM AND RESCUE THEM ;
  • IF YOUR CLOTHING CATCHES FIRE DO NOT RUN; STOP, DROP AND ROLL
  • THROW ONTO THOSE WHO HAVE CAUGHT FIRE AN OVERCOAT OR BLANKET OR SOMETHING THAT WILL COVER THEM AIRTIGHT;
  • TO PUT OUT FIRES USE EXTINGUISHERS, WATER, SAND, SOIL, COVERS, ETC.
  • IF A VERTICAL SURFACE IS BURNING THE WATER SHOULD BE THROWN IN AN UPWARD MOTION ;
  • LIGHTER FLUIDS ARE EXTINGUISHABLE BY COVERING THEM WITH SAND, SOIL AND HEAVY BEDSPREADS;
  • ELECTRIC WIRING ARE EXTINGUISHED ONLY AFTER TURNING OFF THE POWER SOURCES
  • EXIT THE FIRE AREA IN THE DIRECTION FROM WHICH THE WIND IS BLOWING FROM

 

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND HOW TO INTERVENE IN CASE OF A FLOOD

IF YOU HAVE TIME TO SPARE DO THE FOLLOWING THINGS:

  • BRING INSIDE SOME THINGS OR LAY THEM ON THE GROUND IN A SAFE PLACE (OUTDOOR FURNITURE, GARDEN TOOLS OR OTHER OBJECTS THAT CAN BE MOVED AND CANNOT BE BLOW AWAY BY WIND OR CARRIED BY WATER);
  • BLOCK THE WINDOWS SO THAT THEY ARE NOT SHATTERED BY STRONG WINDS, WATER, BY FLOATING OBJECTS OR ALLUVIUM;
  • EVACUATE THE ANIMALS AND VALUABLE GOODS IN SAFE PLACES, THAT YOU PICKED BEFOREHAND;
  • LOCK THE DOORS AND WINDOWS AFTER YOU HAVE TURNED OFF THE WATER, GAS AND ELECTRIC WIRING;
  • DO NOT STORE SAND BAGS ON THE OUTSIDE WALL OF THE HOUSE, IT IS BETTER TO PERMIT THE FLOOD WATER TO FLOW FREELY AROUND THE FOUNDATION, OR IF YOU ARE SURE YOU WILL BE FLOODED PROCEED BY FLOODING THE FOUNDATION YOURSELF;

     2. IF THE FLOOD IS IMMINENT, ACT AS FOLLOWING:

  • MOVE THE OBJECTS THAT ARE LIGHT IN THE TOP PORTION OF THE HOUSE; DISCONNECT THE ELECTRIC APPLIANCES AND ALONG WITH YOUR ENTIRE FAMILY LEAVE THE HOME AND GO TOWARDS THE SHELTER (UPPER FLOORS, ROOFING, HEIGHTS OR OTHER HIGH PLACES) WHICH CANNOT BE DROWNED UNDER THE HIGHEST PORTION OF THE FLOOD;
  • IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUTSIDE OF YOUR HOME (ON THE STREETS, IN SCHOOLS, PARKS, AUDITORIUM, BUS TERMINALS, ETC.) IT IS IMPERATIVE YOU FOLLOW STRINGENTLY THE DIRECTIONS THAT WERE GIVEN TO YOU AND THAT YOU HEAD TOWARDS THE CLOSEST SHELTER.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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