PFL has equipped the factory with a high quality fire protection system. Beside stauatory fire fighting equipment the factory is monitored by an addressable fire detection system. More than 250 smoke and heat detectors have been fitted to detect fire in any compartment. Should fire break out the control room detects the location and manages a safe evacuation.
Power is supplied by a Bus Bar Trunking System from Graziadio of Italy with a redundant Separate Bus bar for lighting and power.
A dedicated fire pump with an independent water reservoir and back up separate diesel pump services fire hydrants throughout the site. The warehouse section is further protected by a water sprinkler system.
Prevention of fires and working hazards is an essential part of staff training. Harzard awareness training and the correct use of safety equipment is mandatory for all staff. A dedicated fire fighting unit has been trained for first response in the event of any incident. The team leader is directly responsible to the directors of the company and is involved in regular safety briefings.