Members of the public are invited to view a rescue simulation conducted by members of the Barbados Fire Service (BFS) in The City near to Upper Broad Street, on Thursday, September 29, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
It will be followed by a parade of appliances (fire trucks) which will leave the Bridgetown Fire Station at Probyn Street, and travel along Bay Street, Fairchild Street, the Charles Duncan O’Neal Bridge, before turning on to Broad Street on the return to the Bridgetown Fire Station.
Persons will also have an opportunity to learn more about how they can protect their homes during an exhibition in Independence Square, The City, from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
There will be displays mounted by the BFS, the Royal Barbados Police Force, the Barbados Coast Guard, insurance companies and other stakeholders. In addition, officers of the BFS will be conducting demonstrations and training on the use of fire prevention equipment.