AN INCIDENT of Fire Safety in the Philippines
If you are a fan of the television series 24, you might have heard of the Smok Novo 2. The show is approximately a group of Russian terrorists that were given a present of a robust semi-automatic rifle. The group was given instructions on how to make the gun work. Well, in this case the group had to put it to good use! This is what happened.
The vital thing that happened was whenever a waiter asked them for their money. Each of them except one group member had no money, so he asked him if he could go and obtain some money for them. The group laughed at him and told him that they would have their money looked after later. A loud noise was heard and smoke began to fill the air.
A guard saw the smoke and quickly came up with security guards. One of the guards used his capacity to turn off the Smok Novo 2 machine and called in the rest of the team. He activated the self-defense system and the group could note that there was smoke everywhere. One at a time they tried to open the doors but to no avail.
The other of the terrorists ran towards them. He opened the Smok Novo 2 machine and began shooting. Another terrorists tried to shoot him as well but to no avail. The other of the guards took aim at the terrorist who had fired the Smok Novo 2 machine. The terrorist who had been hit in the leg by among the bullets passed away and the others Puff Bar ran away.
One of the security guards took among the bodies and dragged him to a waiting ambulance. The ambulance became popular without further delay. The ambulance attained the hospital within a few minutes. The doctors and the nurses examined the man and determined that he had no bullet wounds. His wounds were superficial.
After a thorough checkup, it was found that the man had died because of smoke inhalation. It was discovered that he had lit a cigarette and have been playing with fire. Apparently, he previously set his Smok Novo 2 machine on fire. There have been no major injuries to his body. However the fire got control of him and the authorities were alerted.
The CCTV cameras captured the entire incident on tape. The entire team and the security guard who happened to be in the area during the explosion saw the complete incident. It was an excellent lesson for the guards to be on their toes and incredibly careful when handling suspicious individuals or inflammable materials. This is also true in the event of Smok Novo 2 as one has to ensure that there are no flammable material nearby in order to avoid mishaps such as this.
The CCTV images show an individual, who had an extended beard and was in his early twenties, putting the Smok Novo 2 machine burning. The man who was achieving this had no previous experience with welding. One security guard was standing in front of the machine and warned the other one not to touch the equipment. The man did so and the guard immediately called the fire department. The team arrived at the scene a short time after and removed the machine.
The man who had been welding on the Smok Novo 2 had tried to escape but eventually finished up falling from the burning machine. Among the firemen who arrived on the scene was able to grab the person and transfer him to the trunk of an ambulance. The ambulance attained the scene just with time to attend to the person. The fire department arrived a couple of minutes after and took the person in for emergency care. An ambulance was called and the fire department left as the firemen handled the fire at the Smok Novo plant.
A search of the entire plant was done by the fire department and also the police. They found no signs of any fire and all of the employees and machines were accounted for. Among the managers of the plant was questioned by the police and his testimony was also cross checked by the fire department. The investigator who viewed the video tapes came to the conclusion that the cause of the fire was because of negligence and lack of focus on safety.
The manager of the plant was charged with 3 counts of negligence and something count of dangerous working conditions. He faces a maximum fine of one million dollars and may face jail time if convicted. There are more charges pending against him aswell. It is unknown if he’s got already taken a plea bargain. As of this writing, there are still no other employees in the plant currently facing serious charges for negligence or fire hazards.