Hengshui, in Hebei province, staged an anti-terrorism and firefighting exercise on board a bus on Sept 20, with the aim of enhancing the safety awareness of transport workers to help prevent terrorist attacks.
The activity was jointly organized by Hengshui transport department, Hengshui public security department, and Hengshui public transportation company.
The exercise simulated situations including hostage-taking, finding suspect devices on a bus, and a bus fire.
During the exercise, policemen and firefighters displayed excellent bomb disposal capabilities. And through this exercise, bus station workers and drivers, as well as medical teams, improved their capacity to manage a serious incident on public transport. \
Hengshui, in Hebei province, stages an anti-terrorism and firefighting exercise on Sept 20. [Photo/hebei.com.cn]
Firefighters put out a fire on a bus during an exercise in Hengshui, Hebei province. [Photo/hebei.com.cn]