Badung government through the Fire Department, in accordance with its vision and mission “providing excellent service in the areas of prevention, mitigation and fire rescue as well as raising the awareness and cultivating the public participation in the fire protection,” rewarded the participation and initiative on the community, company, hotel, restaurant and villas which had carried out self-training of fire prevention and control in their environment with the team of instructors in cooperation with the Badung Fire Department. Conferment of the certificates to hotel with the best predicate was held at the office of the Badung Fire Department which delivered in person by the Head of the Badung Fire Department Gusti Nyoman Adnyana, Monday (Jan 27).
Gusti Nyoman Adnyana conveyed that such appreciation was given to those who had responded to the effort of minimizing the fire disaster. Fire disaster management required the existence of synergy between the government, business and community. “In the future, it will be held the dissemination of knowledge to prevent and reduce the fire disaster in schools located in Badung,” he said.
He added that prevention of all kinds of disasters was a common task, regardless the space or area. All people were obliged to help. “Hopefully, this can be imitated by others so that the fire disaster prevention efforts can reduce the material loss as well as casualties,” he hoped. Meanwhile, the Prevention Division Head I Gusti Ngurah Agung reported that such training program was often undertaken in previous years. From 2013, there had been a good two-way communication. In other words, there had been good response among the team of instructors with colleagues like companies, hotels, restaurants and villas, so the common goal could be achieved, namely the emergence of an understanding on the importance of fire prevention along with the measures.
Based on the results of evaluation made by the Badung Fire Department team, those having obtained a perfect score and were entitled to get “Best Predicate 2013” amounting to 5 companies and hotels consisted of the Padma Resort Bali, The Breezes Bali, Potato Head Beach Club , PT XL Axiata Tbk. and Tune Hotels.