Ministry of the Interior
Ministry of the Interior

The Ministry of the Interior warned against ignoring the prevention and safety measures during the flow of valleys in the rainy season, and also warned about the dangers of lightning strikes, due to the severe accidents they cause, calling for following the conditions and instructions issued by the competent authorities in the state, during weather fluctuations.

Finally, the Ministry’s Civil Defense General Command, in cooperation with the Security Media Department in the General Administration for Security Support, launched the fourth quarterly campaign “Protecting you is our responsibility” with the aim of promoting preventive culture and helping to know how to deal with fires, in addition to enhancing safety measures at gas stations during Winter season, including the dangers of lightning strikes, which comes within the competencies of civil defense in relation to fire prevention requirements, and the provision of safety and general prevention supplies, as part of the main awareness plan for this year.

The Commander-in-Chief of Civil Defense, Major General Jassim Muhammad Al-Marzouqi, said that "protecting you is our responsibility" is the fourth main community awareness campaign that is launched during the current year, and its activities continue from the beginning of next November until the end of the year. Fire and Safety in Winter.

He added that the sub-initiatives include awareness of safety in petroleum stations, awareness of the resident communities in the country, safety and prevention conditions in tents, safety conditions and prevention of the dangers of heaters, and definition of the procedures that must be followed by land-goers to maintain their safety, in addition to introducing the requirements of prevention and safety during the flow of valleys. In the rainy season the hazards of lightning and thunder.

He explained that the campaign aims to enhance the quality of life in the UAE community, and to preserve life and property, and then intensify prevention and public safety efforts to face risks and challenges, and reduce fire rates nationwide, in addition to strengthening and spreading preventive awareness among community members to preserve their safety and the safety of their properties. And directing them to the necessity of adhering to the requirements of prevention and public safety and the exceptional and preventive measures when taken.

Warning of lightning strikes and valleys flowing in the rainy season in the UAE

Important warning from the Ministry of Interior to residents and citizens


The Ministry of the Interior warned against ignoring the prevention and safety measures during the flow of valleys in the rainy season, and also warned about the dangers of lightning strikes, due to the severe accidents they cause, calling for following the conditions and instructions issued by the competent authorities in the state, during weather fluctuations.

Finally, the Ministry’s Civil Defense General Command, in cooperation with the Security Media Department in the General Administration for Security Support, launched the fourth quarterly campaign “Protecting you is our responsibility” with the aim of promoting preventive culture and helping to know how to deal with fires, in addition to enhancing safety measures at gas stations during Winter season, including the dangers of lightning strikes, which comes within the competencies of civil defense in relation to fire prevention requirements, and the provision of safety and general prevention supplies, as part of the main awareness plan for this year.

The Commander-in-Chief of Civil Defense, Major General Jassim Muhammad Al-Marzouqi, said that "protecting you is our responsibility" is the fourth main community awareness campaign that is launched during the current year, and its activities continue from the beginning of next November until the end of the year. Fire and Safety in Winter.

He added that the sub-initiatives include awareness of safety in petroleum stations, awareness of the resident communities in the country, safety and prevention conditions in tents, safety conditions and prevention of the dangers of heaters, and definition of the procedures that must be followed by land-goers to maintain their safety, in addition to introducing the requirements of prevention and safety during the flow of valleys. In the rainy season the hazards of lightning and thunder.

He explained that the campaign aims to enhance the quality of life in the UAE community, and to preserve life and property, and then intensify prevention and public safety efforts to face risks and challenges, and reduce fire rates nationwide, in addition to strengthening and spreading preventive awareness among community members to preserve their safety and the safety of their properties. And directing them to the necessity of adhering to the requirements of prevention and public safety and the exceptional and preventive measures when taken.