6 months Pimentel seeks passage of emergency lighting system for buildings MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has sought the passage of a measure that would mandate the installation of an improved emergency lighting system in all buildings and structures as part of fire safety regulations. Senator Aquilino Pimentel III(SENATE OF THE PHILIPPINES / MANILA BULLETIN) Pimentel said it is high-time fire safety regulations imposed by authorities be further enhanced to help usher people out of buildings during emergencies. In filing Senate Bill No. 1825, Pimentel said the size of fire exit signs should be made very visible, requiring these to be made of “luminous, glow-in-the-dark material and giving ... more