blue-check Regulations on fire prevention and fighting operations

Decree No. 83/2017/ND-CP dated July 18th, 2017 of Government on regulation on rescue operations by fire deparments
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According to Article 8 of this Decree, houses, construction works, vehicles and equipment shall be applied methods of emergency prevention when being established, used or repaired in accordance with standards and regulations on construction, traffic, fire prevention and fighting and other relevant law provisions.

Locations that have hazardous air pollutants or their residue shall be installed warning signs or forbidden signs. Places containing toxic chemicals shall be arranged and executed methods of safety assurance, prevention of fire, explosion and leakage in accordance with professional standards and regulations.

Establishments at risk of fire, explosion and motor vehicles with special fire safety requirements shall be equipped vehicles and equipment for fire-fighting and rescue, arrange emergency exits and methods of safety in accordance with law provisions.

In case conflagration/explosion emergencies occur, owner of establishment (enterprise, factory, manufactory, etc.) has to formulate rescue plan, then copy it and send to Fire and Rescue Police Agency. Contents of the rescue plan shall be carried out according to Article 9 and Form 04 of this Decree.

This Decree takes effect from October 4th, 2017 and replaced by Decision No. 44/2012/QD-TTg dated October 15th, 2012.

Please be informed that, apart from Form 04, the remaining forms are neither translated nor included in the English file.
EffectiveDate4/10/2017 (d/m/yyyy)
PublishedVietlaw's Newsletter No. 331
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