Fiji Time: 9:42 PM on Tuesday 26 May

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Fire concern

Torika Tokalau
Friday, February 07, 2014

NO one should go through the devastating experience of a fire, says National Fire Authority CEO John O'Connor.

Mr O'Connor confirmed yesterday that a fire in Makoi brought the total number of property fires nationwide to 15 so far this year.

"A fire occurring at home is devastating and will greatly impact all the members of the family," he said.

He said nobody should assume that a fire would not happen in their property.

"We all use fire ignition sources at home and must all accept that a fire can happen in our homes if we do not take extra care and are not careful.

"Fires can be prevented if families are fire-conscious and take fire safety seriously."





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Hacker's degree
  2. Hacking horrors
  3. Ratu Naiqama will not resign, says Beddoes
  4. Be careful who you deal with
  5. Mystery of the island grave
  6. Burton campaigns for women empowerment
  7. Police need support
  8. Solar cookers installed
  9. New lease procedure
  10. All eyes now on Rio

Top Stories this Week

  1. Heroes of the night Friday (22 May)
  2. Top cop foils robbery attempt Friday (22 May)
  3. Payout for team Thursday (21 May)
  4. Ratu Naiqama suspended Friday (22 May)
  5. Probe on officials Wednesday (20 May)
  6. US Mercy visits Fiji Monday (25 May)
  7. Ratu Naiqama apologises Friday (22 May)
  8. Size doesn't matter for Labalaba Monday (25 May)
  9. Hacker's degree Tuesday (26 May)
  10. Sevens celebration Wednesday (20 May)