Cabugao, Ilocos Sur – The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) this Municipality headed by Fire Marshall Elmer C. Acapuyan respectively held a joint meeting with their personnel to discuss and disseminate to the public about the Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 7183 and Guidelines on Firecrackers and Pyrotechnic Devices, the Requirements/Permits to all dealer/sellers and users as well in connection with the celebration of the “Yuletide Season” to prevent the loss of lives and damage to property.
The BFP-Cabugao done a street-to-street campaign using the firetruck started on the advent of Christmas Season 2014 until December 31, 2014 with a Theme: “Nakahandang Pangalagaan Kaligtasan Mamamayan Ngayong Pasko at Bagong Taon”.
On the other hand, the Chief of Police and the Operation, PNCO in this Municipality conducted a muzzle taping/sealing of the individual issued firearm of every PNP and BFP Personnel to observe the strict implementation of the DOH “Iwas Paputok/Disgrasya” and “Implan Yuletide Season” to ensure the successful celebration of this year’s holiday season.
Furthermore, COP PCI William N. Nerona also reminded the abovementioned personnel to refrain firing their firearms during the New Year revelry and further warned same personnel that whoever violate this directive (Ban on Firing Firearms during New Year Celebration) will be dealt in accordance with laws.
These informations/reminders are contained in a Memorandum Order coming from the Chief of Police, this Municipality, and have relayed to the public for reference. # (Web In-Action)