French firefighting experts visit LatviaPrint

29.09.2015

From 28th of September till 2nd October French and Latvian firefighting expert exchange visit is taking place in Latvia. 

Representatives from France will meet State Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) Chief Colonel Oskars Abolins, visit SFRS Vidzeme Brigade Cesis unit and 112 Call Center of Vidzeme Region, as well as the volunteer fire associations of Jekabpils, Ainazi, Burtnieki and Naukseni.   

In the  course of the visit Latvian and French experts will share their experience on the civil protection system and in the field of public buildings risk prevention, as well as discuss the voluntary fire movement in France and Latvia and the role of volunteer firefighters in the society.

The exchange visit takes place within the framework of bilateral cooperation.