06 Sep '11, 3am

Ferry rescue exercise on Wednesday: by TODAY More than 400 personnel from nine agencies will participate in this...

More than 400 personnel from nine agencies will participate in this year's Ferry Rescue Exercise (FEREX), organised by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), tomorrow, between 9am and noon. The annual exercise tests the readiness of personnel in the event of a ferry mishap. Tomorrow's exercise involves a scenario where a fire breaks out in a domestic ferry's main engines. Besides MPA personnel, officers and resources from the Police Coast Guard, Ministry of Health, Singapore Civil Defence Force, Singapore Armed Forces, Republic of Singapore Navy, and Immigration and Checkpoints Authority will also participate in the exercise. Their goal is to save the 86 people on board and evacuated passengers and crew will be brought to Brani Jetty for medical treatment. MPA said the public should not be unduly alarmed by the increase in the number of vehicles and personnel ...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC110906-0000657/Fe...

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