METRO RAILWAY ORGANISES A SAFETY SEMINAR
Kolkata, 4th June, 2019
With a view to creating awareness among staff, Metro Railway organized a Safety Seminar today on 04.06.2019 at Metro Rail Bhavan in which issues like Fire inside Trains, Fire at Stations, Fire in Tunnel and Passenger Evacuation were discussed.
Inaugurating this seminar, Shri P.C. Sharma, General Manager, in his speech stressed on taking all possible safety measures and asked the Metro men to remain vigilant to prevent any fire. Emphasising on the importance of proper training of staff, he also advised all to remain alert and keep all fire-fighting equipment in good condition.
A large number of Motormen, Station Supervisors, Station Staff, Safety Staff and officers of Metro Railway, representatives of West Bengal Fire and Emergency Services, Disaster Management Group of Kolkata Police and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) participated in this Safety Seminar and gave their valued suggestions to tackle fire in Metro premises.
The objective of this programme was to upgrade skills of the Metro staff so that they can act quickly to save valuable lives and property in case of a fire.