The General Command of Civil Defense in the Ministry of Interior launched its awareness campaign entitled “Our students are our future”, which includes the initiatives “Our students are a trust” and “Safety in school buses”, coinciding with the start of the new school year, and within the framework of the application of precautionary measures and safety and prevention requirements in educational facilities. Providing a safe and accident-free learning environment.
The Commander-in-Chief of Civil Defense at the Ministry of Interior, Major General Dr. Jassim Muhammad Al-Marzouqi, said that the “Our Students is Our Future” campaign is being implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, to enhance the values of responsibility and commitment to safety and prevention requirements for school students. He pointed out that the sub-campaigns of “Our Students are A Trust” and “Safety in School Buses” aim to raise awareness and introduce safety procedures in the school environment and in school buses, such as training bus supervisors on first aid procedures, and making sure that the floors and lanes of the bus are non-slip, And covered with a layer that is not flammable, and the necessity of installing a smoke detector in the school bus, and educating students on how to use fire extinguishers. In order to achieve the highest levels of safety and civil protection, and to preserve lives and property.