As part of UNTV’s celebration of its 10th anniversary of providing real public service, the first UNTV Rescue Summit was rolled out yesterday at the World Trade Center in Pasay City.
The two-day summit was opened by Kuya Daniel Razon, Chairman and CEO of Breakthrough and Milestones Productions International (BMPI), content provider for UNTV.
Joining the event were various government and private agencies’ rescue groups including Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), Philippine Coast Guard, Philippine Red Cross, Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of The Philippines, Bureau of Fire Protection, and Local Government Units (LGU) of Quezon City, Manila, Marikina and Pasig City.
The summit tackles lifesaving skills and public safety awareness, which targets to deliver quick-response aid in disasters and emergency situations.
Mr Public Service Kuya Daniel Razon presents a Plaque of Appreciation to MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino. Chairman Tolentino urges everyone especially the local government to conduct such activities in order to boost public safety awareness.
Experienced rescuers from Bureau of Fire Protection conducts information dissemination on fire rescue operation and prevention suppression control of all destructive fires.
UNTV rescue vehicles and equipment used by the station’s rescue team on emergency response efforts were seen in the exhibit during the summit held at the World Trade Center.
The Philippine Red Cross demonstrates their rescue strategic feature and rescue equipment equipping rescuers with the proper knowledge and skills necessary to perform their jobs in saving lives and protecting property in an all‐hazards search and rescue
In case another typhoon “Ondoy” hits the country, rescue boats will be used to rescue those affected by such calamaties. Rescuers can readily send people to safety.
Contributor: Carmi Tongol – Anecito
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