Under the patronage and presence of H.E. brigadier Jassim Rashid Mujlad, Ajman civil defence deputy director general, Mr. Tariq Ahmed Al Abdouli, operations department head at the northern provinces and Mr. Abdlaziz Mohamed Al Suwaidi, transport operations and renting manager at Emirates Transport in Ajman and the middle area,150 drivers and 130 transport & safety female supervisors have been honored at the ceremony which took place at Ajman civil defence premises, within the school transport event under the motto “ Our Students are our Trusteeship. Brigadier Jassim Rashid Mujlad stated that Ajman civil defence organized a training and awareness program for school bus drivers and transport & safety supervisors, where they have been educated and trained on the ways to deal with fire by using the manual fire extinguishers and students’ evacuation in case of fire inside the buses.
Mujlad assured that, what is done by the civil defence and its keenness to spread prevention & safety culture and developing the prevention senses among the bus drivers and supervisors and securing the students transport from home to their schools in safety without exposing them to any risks, is public responsibility and trusteeship on the shoulder of all to guarantee a school year free of danger which could threaten the student’s safety and life.
From his part, Abdulaziz Alsuwaidi assured the importance of intensifying programs and training courses to the school transport drivers and transport & safety supervisors and its role on spreading awareness safety procedures and paying attention during students ascending and descending from & to the bus.