fire risk


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fire risk

1. The probability that a fire will occur.
2. The potential for harm to life and damage to property resulting from the occurrence of a fire.
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The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) announced the recall involving 500,000 dryers that could potentially be a fire risk on July 10, two days after Whirlpool finally published the full list of affected machines.
Whirlpool has been informed the Government intends to serve a recall notice over concerns that 500,000 dryers pose a fire risk.
"This is why, with the residents' permission, we cover a range of topics with a link to fire risk."
Fire risk Scorch marks from disposable barbecue on Gowan Hill
In his welcome remarks Bakwena's Kgosi Kgari Sechele III, said bush fire risk management involved identifying the level of risk posed by bush fire to assets.
Fire risk allowance amounting to Rs24 million will be paid to the fire staff before eid whereas payment of remaining amount shall also be worked out under the procedure.
Mayor Karachi said payment of one month fire risk allowance is being made to enable fire staff and their families to observe Eid in a better way and so that their financial problems could be solved.
A concerned resident and a business owner are worried that fly-tipping is causing a "serious fire risk" in Cambusnethan.
They were fined [pounds sterling]25,000 for not having a fire risk assessment in place, [pounds sterling]25,000 for having no fire alarm, [pounds sterling]1,000 per offence for six other offences and [pounds sterling]4,645 costs.
FRIDGES currently used in thousands of homes pose a fire risk - and could even speed up a deadly blaze, a watchdog claims.
Demand for 'fire-risk' fridges to be banned A WATCHDOG has called for plastic-backed fridges to be "urgently" removed from sale after finding they pose a fire risk and could even hasten the spread of a blaze.
KARACHI -- The Sindh High Court on Friday directed the provincial government to release funds for Karachi Metropolitan Corporation to ensure payment of fire risk allowance to the firefighters within a month.