Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited-Visakhapatnam Steel Plant recently conducted a full-scale mock drill to test the on-site emergency preparedness following an imaginary LPG leakage at LPG Installation- II in its Utilities department.
During the mock drill, the fixed firefighting installations such as Sprinkler systems, LPG gas detectors, Fire monitor systems, Swivelling water curtains etc., were put in operation and other communication facilities like Emergency Manual Call Point and siren systems were used.
Joint Chief Inspector of Factories Mr. J. Shiva Shankar Reddy, and Sr. Commandant (CISF) Mr. Nilesh Kumar, RINL applauded the efforts of VSP in conducting the mock drill. The mock drill was conducted under the guidance of Chief emergency coordinator, the Executive Director (Works) I/c Mr. K.V. Vidyasagar.