The Chief Fire Officer of Moradabad Division Shri Mukesh Kumar, visited the campus of TMU on 23rd July, 2019. As a part of ongoing Orientation Program for MD/MS Students admitted to TMMC&RC in year 2019-20, a lecture on Fire Safety was delivered by Shri MukeshKumar to the new entrant to the Medical Fraternity in the family of TMMC&RC. He was welcomed by Dr. Najmul Huda, Prof & HOD, Department of Orthopedics& Additional Dean Academics, TMMC&RC; Dr. V K Singh, Prof & HOD, Department of Medicine & Deputy Medical Supdt. & Dr. Prithpal S Matreja, Prof & HOD, Department of Pharmacology & Coordinator MEU with a flower bouquet. Shri Mukesh Kumar in his lecture on Fire safety highlighted the reasons for fire, as well as various types of fire, which are categorized into A, B and C. He also highlighted the newer category of D & E, which has been added.
He gave some important tips on how to handle various types of fire and a list of what not to do in case a fire erupts. He also emphasized on the point of taking up regular session of Fire Safety, as fire can erupt at any place and any time. He gave some important tips for handling fire erupting in kitchen and nature of fire that occurs with LPG and how we can control it by taking some small and simple measures. This was followed by demonstration of use of fire extinguishers placed in the Lecture Theater and what was the exact difference in two types of cylinders that are commonly used. This was followed by session of Question and Answers.