Push two firefighting vehicles to control a massive fire inside a bakery in Warraq

The Public Prosecution Office in North Giza is investigating a fire that broke out in a bakery in the Warraq area.

The Public Prosecution requested investigations into the incident, and it was found that the fire was contained and brought under control without causing any injuries

The emergency operation room in the Giza security directorate received a report that a fire broke out in an oven in Al-Research Street, Corniche El-Nile, in Al-Warraq police division, north of the governorate. Take all necessary legal measures regarding the incident.

Causes of fires

The damage caused by fires can be small or maybe just substantial, but sometimes house fires can end in unforgettable disasters, so below we will highlight the most important things related to house fires, and how to avoid house fires if they do break out.

What are the causes of fires?

If you are looking for how to avoid house fires, you must first know the causes of the fire, which are:

Smoking in the bedrooms

Cigarette butts are perhaps one of the most dangerous causes of fire in the house, as there is almost no house without smokers, and the dangerous thing about cigarette butts is that they can continue to burn for more than an hour, causing a huge fire in the house if it comes into contact with fabrics, carpets, etc. Furniture in the house, so it is very important to avoid smoking in the house or make sure you put out the cigarette after you finish smoking it.

Electrical appliances

Electrical appliances are sometimes a source of danger, as they may have a manufacturing defect or be exposed to an electrical short circuit due to the enormous pressure to which the main electrical transformer is exposed due to the continuous ignition of many appliances, in addition to the high temperatures that pose a danger to electrical devices.

We should always ensure periodic maintenance of electrical household appliances such as water heater, air conditioner, furnace, etc. to do, as this is one of the causes of fires in the house.

Candles

Candles are usually associated with the atmosphere of joy and birthdays, but neglecting them in the presence of many children can lead to a fire in the house when it comes into contact with flammable materials, such as curtains, carpets and furniture, so it is necessary to keep these candles out of the reach of children, as they are one of the most common causes of fires.

hookah

Many people may enjoy lighting a hookah at home while watching their favorite TV show or while sitting with family and friends, but sometimes hookah is a strong cause of fire accidents, especially with children, where the appearance of embers and lack of attention to it leads to outbreaks burn quickly.

These were a group of causes of house fires, to name a few. House fires have many other causes, such as flammable materials and liquids, and electrical appliances such as hair dryers and clothes dryers, and other causes of fire in the home.

Expert tips for preventing and dealing with house fires

How can fires be avoided in the house? Or how do I protect myself from fire? Here are some tips to avoid fires in the house, as well as details of cases of dealing with house fires in the event that they break out in the house.

Ensure that fire alarm devices are regularly installed and maintained.

Avoid using candles at events where children are present.

Regular maintenance of gas pipes and heating appliances is one of the most important methods of fire prevention.

One of the most important fire prevention tips is to avoid smoking in the house, especially in the evening.

Avoid leaving food on the stove unattended.

Providing a fire extinguisher at home is one of the most important ways to prevent fire in the home.

Open windows at night to prevent suffocation from smoke from a fire or gas leak.

Enrolling in special first aid courses is one of the most important tips to avoid a fire at home.

Practice the correct way to evacuate the house in the event of a fire.

Do not use the elevator in the event of a fire in the building, and instead use the stairs to avoid being trapped in it due to any malfunctions or short circuits

Six people were injured in two clashes in Qalyubia governorate, and the injured were taken to specialized hospitals, and the Public Prosecution took over the investigation.

The security services received a report of two collisions and injuries, and immediately ambulances were dispatched. The first accident occurred on the Cairo-Alexandria agricultural road in the direction of Banha towards the Qalyoub bridge, after an angel’s car overturned .The accident resulted in the injury of 4 people and they were transferred to Qalyub Hospital for treatment.

It was also found that the second accident occurred on the road to Benha Mit Bira to Damlo village, after a motorcycle collided with an angel’s car.

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