Fire squad from Ajman Civil Defence put out today morning fire, which a vehicle caught in Al Jarf Area near the schools complex. No human injuries were reported.
Stations head department Lt. Colonel Mustafa Sultan Al Ali stated, that a notification came to the operations room at eight o’clock a.m. reporting fire on a vehicle. The civil defence vehicles and ambulance moved to the incident’s location. He pointed out that the team started immediately fighting the fire. The cooling operation lasted only for few minutes.
He called on the vehicles’ owners to control daily the scales of cooling water, motor oil and conduct the maintenance by a professional technician, closing the fuel tank to prevent leaking to avoid ignition hazard, refrain smoking, stop the engine during tanking, keep fire extinguisher & first aid kit inside the vehicle and to train how to use them. He confirmed that prevention is better than cure.