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441 Mumbai hospitals violating fire safety rules: Audit data

November 12, 2021 9:30 pm

According to the data, of the 1,574 hospitals and nursing homes audited for fire safety in the city till November 10, 28% were found to have inadequate fire safety measures.

Empowering your child with fire safety know-how can save lives

May 03, 2021 1:59 pm

One might ask, ‘when is a good time to teach your kids fire safety?’ The answer is ‘today’.

Fire compliance in buildings: New system to appoint safety officers in Gujarat

December 14, 2020 10:44 am

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani declared that a portal designed by Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) will be launched on January 26, 2021, for making the service available online to the people.

No fire stations in nine talukas, Surat local body member writes to CMO

July 03, 2019 4:21 am

The nine talukas are Mandvi, Karanj, Mangol, Olpad, Kim, Palsana, Kadodara, Choryasi, and Umarpada. The GIDC zone covers eight of them except Umarpada and poses a fire hazard due to the nature of the industries located there.

Fire audit finds over 300 buildings in Mohali without safety arrangements

June 10, 2019 11:13 am

Fire department to submit report today,recommends actions againts those violating norms.

Chandigarh: Chief fire officer raises red flag, says safety measures ignored at crafts mela

November 11, 2018 4:43 am

Writes to director, cultural affairs; department finds violations during inspection. Fire safety norms have not been followed despite prior intimation by the office of chief fire officer to comply with all 34 instructions as specified.

House gives nod to user charges for fire safety certificate

September 15, 2018 5:57 am

The UT Fire and Emergency Services department had proposed that user charges will have to be paid by those residential houses, where more than 20 people stay and they have to take a Fire safety certificate.

Fire department Proposal Before General House: ‘Make safety certificate must for buildings with over 20 dwellers’

September 14, 2018 4:16 am

Anil Garg, Additional Commissioner who is also the Chief Fire Officer, told Chandigarh Newsline obtaining the fire safety certificate won’t be mandatory for all the residential buildings, rather it is only for those where there are more than 20 residents.

Nine Connaught Place restaurants may lose licence for fire safety norms violation

January 07, 2018 5:02 pm

"We had conducted an inspection of all restaurants in Connaught Place and identified nine of them which have been violating fire safety norms," a senior NDMC official said

Mumbai: Fire in highrise damages several flats

February 28, 2016 1:32 am

The fire brigade sent eight fire engines and five water tenders to the spot.