PSNews - Since the launch of the emulation criteria "3 excellent, 4 good" among fire officers two years ago (on January 15th 2015), the Quang Ninh Provincial Fire Police has achieved many remarkable results.
According to Senior Colonel Phi Van Minh, Director of the Quang Ninh Provincial Fire Police, Quang Ninh currently has 5,133 on-site firefighting teams with 35,537 firefighters. They play a leading role in handling fires and explosions.
In Quang Ninh, fire safety inspections are carried out periodically, irregularly and in specific campaigns. The provincial fire police force pays more attention to establishments with high risks of fires and explosions such as markets, commercial centers, hotels, apartment and office buildings, karaoke bars, material stores and industrial explosives or petrol, gas depot.
Besides, education on fire prevention and fighting is regularly improved from contents to forms and methods. The provincial fire police force has advised local Party committees and authorities, and organized training courses on fire prevention and fighting for local citizens and authorities in districts, towns, cities and provincial levels.
After 2 years, the unit has inspected 10,044 businesses and industrial, business and service facilities, proposed to fix 23,244 loopholes on fire prevention and fighting, conducted 767 recorded of administrative violations on fire prevention and fighting, fined businesses for their offences totaling over 1 billion VND and contemporarily suspended 5 businesses and stopped operation of 3 others, and gave a warning against one.
The Quang Ninh Provincial Fire Police has formed a rescue team, successfully handled 110 fires, 2 explosions, 19 rescue missions, saving many people and assets and preventing possible extension of the ongoing fires and explosions while minimize damages to people and property.
The force also developed the project "Applying information technology to build Information Center for Fire Fighting and Rescue Command ."
Administrative procedures were shortened, saving time and money for businesses and people.. In 2016, the Ministry of Public Security gave the Administrative Reform Index of the Quang Ninh Fire Police 83/100 points, ranked 4th among the 20 Central-run provincial and municipal fire police units.
The emulation movement "3 excellent, 4 good" has become a creative approach of the Quang Ninh Provincial Fire Police in the implementation of emulation movement "For National Security".
After 2 years of implementation, the movement has received positive results and created an active emulation atmosphere among the fire police force. So far, 112 organizations and 235 individuals of the local firefighting force with excellent achievements have been rewarded by higher levels. Their achievements have contributed to beautifying the image of fire fighters in people's heart. By An Nhien