By: SF01 Roy S Bonoan BFP
Pursuant to the provision of Rule 6, Division 2 sub para 18.104.22.168 of RA 9514 otherwise known as the Fire Code of the Philippines Act of 2008 provides for the requirements of “Organization of Fire Brigades” which states among other things that (a) all establishment employing at least fifty (50) persons shall, in addition to the requirements set forth under section 7 of RA 9514 for the grant of Fire Safety Inspection Certificate (FSIC), establish an organization of Fire Brigade to deal with fire and other related emergencies. Hannah’s Beach Resort & Convention Center, is the newest and most exciting vacation destination in Northern Luzon. It is situated right in front of the famous Blue Lagoon (Maira-ira Beach) at Brgy. Balaoi, Malingay, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte, Philippines and employed with more than Fifty (50) employees.
On 06 March 2013, In celebration of the Fire Prevention Month CY 2013 and as mandated by law, BFP personnel of Bangui Central Fire Station, Ilocos Norte headed by SFO4 Reynald DC Curammeng, OIC Municipal Fire Marshal organized the Company Fire Brigade and conducted Emergency First Responders Training to selected employees, management and staff of Hannah’s Beach Resort and Convention Center (HBRCC) with the following topics but not limited to fire fighting operation using their own Hannah’s firetruck, Basic First Aid, AR/CPR and emergency rescue techniques, bandaging and splinting.
After the company fire brigade and emergency first responders training, BFP Bangui personnel experience the Hannah’s ZIPLINE reportedly the longest zip line over water in the world!