True to the aims and objective of the Retired Firefighters & Survivors Association of Bohol,(RFSAB) Â Inc. to assist and augment the firefighting capability of the Local Fire Service has come up with its share of concern and responsibility to public safety and protection by way of organizing a volunteer fire brigade with an innovative type of Fire and Rescue Unit.
An All – Terrain â€“ Vehicle (ATV) fully loaded with types of Fire Extinguishers, Forcible Entry & Rescue Tools, First Aid & Life-saving equipment and Communication facility, Â all handy to operate during every response of emergency call. It can penetrate in small routes and areas 0f locations where fire trucks unable to reach. Effective for cars caught on fire down the streets with its chemical extinguishing agents.
Retired SSUPT Pepe Rebusa, the President of RFSAB, in an interview, over-emphasized its continued commitment to public safety concerning firefighting and rescue undertaking with their active Brothers in the service. He urges the citizenry and big companies and establishments to take its share of responsibility in some ways they could help and assists the Local Fire Service as fire prevention and protection is everybodyâ€™s concern.
City Fire Marshal, SINSP Raul BustaliÃ±o, on his part, welcomes the innovative approach of the Association to be able to assist and the cooperation to the Cityâ€™s Fire Service activities specially during the month-long observance of Fire Prevention Month. (Patrick Redulla/PIO)