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FIRE SAFETY INSPECTION

One of the statutory responsibilities of the Fire Service is Fire Prevention Activities, this is done by conducting inspection on Companies, Schools, Public/Private Institutions and others Establishments within the State for Fire Safety Compliance. A total of 13,325 (Thirteen thousand three hundred and twenty five) Facilities were covered between June 2015 to December, 2017, with a view to assessing the …

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LAGOS FIRE SERVICE WARNS AGAINST ABANDONED VEHICLES ON ROADS

The Acting Director Lagos Fire Service, Mr. Rasaki Musibau on Wednesday warned motorists to avoid abandoning their vehicles on roads, especially at night in order to avert accidents and loss of lives. He made this assertion during his visit to the site of multiple accidents which claimed two lives, left five people injured and involved five vehicles along Lagos Badagry Expressway opposite Ojo Military …

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LAGOS RAISES ALARM OVER INCESSANT FIRE OUTBREAKS

The Lagos State Fire Service on Thursday raised alarm over the frequent fire outbreaks in the State and attributed same to a high level of unconsciousness in the handling of flammable materials, revealing that an increased rate of fire incidents across the State had been reported from the beginning of January 2019 till date. The Acting Director – Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki …

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PROVISION OF PROTECTIVE APPARELS

Lagos State Fire Service Men are well kittedin order to prevent injuries while performing the tedious task of Firefighting and Rescue Operations. The Personal Protective Clothing (PPC) used during emergency operations are follow: Fire Protective Suit, Fire Safety Helmets, Fire Safety Boots, Hand Gloves. Various forms of Extrication Equipment such as Hydraulic Cutters, Spreaders etc. These State of the Art …

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UPGRADING AND CONSTRUCTION OF NEW FIRE HYDRANT POINTS

The Lagos State Government had rehabilitated and upgraded 225 (Two hundred and twenty-five) old Fire Hydrants that were initially below ground level in Lagos Metropolis and Installed 50 (Fifty) new additional ones to link the Mini/Micro Water Works in the State. The hydrants have been providing easy access to copious Water supply for Firemen during Firefighting and Rescue Operations and …

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Emergency Call Activites

Emergency Call Activites It will interest you to note that the Lagos State Fire Service is the Busiest and most Responsive Fire Service in the whole of Federation. From the Month of May 29, 2015 – May 29, 2016, a total of 1,948 (One Thousand Nine Hundred and Forty Eight) calls were received and promptly responded to with details as …

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Work Towards Nation’s Unity, Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode Urges Nigerians

…Advocates Support For Buhari’s Developmental Agenda Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday urged Nigerians to support the sincere efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari to develop the country on all fronts, just as he said that no meaningful development can take place without unity and cohesion. Governor Ambode, who spoke shortly after performing the laying of wreath ceremony as …

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Lagos Flags Off Construction of 114 Roads in 57 LGAs

…Mobilizes Contractors With 30 Percent Payment …Project to be Completed In Six Months The Lagos State Government on Tuesday announced the flagging off of 114 roads to be constructed in the 57 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the State, just as it assured that more roads will be accommodated in the next phase of …

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