x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Safety first in Abu Dhabi schools

The emirate's Civil Defence department has launched a school campaign to educate children on safety and security.

Abu Dhabi Civil Defence has launched a three-month safety campaign in schools across the emirate.

It includes safety and security videos and courses on dealing with fire incidents and their causes in the home and school.

It began with pupils from Hammouda bin Ali school in Abu Dhabi being taken on a field visit to the National Security Institute, where they were given basic instruction on dealing with earthquakes.