Mambukal resort undertakes volcanic eruption simulation exercise

The management and staff of the Mambukal Resort undergo a simulation exercise and drill for volcanic eruption at the resort in Murcia, yesterday.


VOLCANIC ERUPTION SIMUL. The management and staff of Mambukal Resort with the Provincial Disaster Management Program Division (PDMPD), Bureau of Fire, Office of the Civil Defense, Philippine Army, Philippine National Police and other line agencies during the Simulation Exercise/Drill for Volcanic Eruption at the Mambukal Resort, yesterday.*(Capitol photo)

The simulation was spearheaded by the Provincial Disaster Management Program Division (PDMPD) in cooperation with the Bureau of Fire, Office of the Civil Defense, Philippine Army, Philippine National Police and other line agencies.

PDMPD Head Zeaphard Gerhart Caelian said that this is part of the preparedness plan they have formulated specifically for the resort especially now that the volcano in the province is in alert level two.

Further, he said that the simulation is to prepare the management and staff of the resort in times of disaster such as volcanic eruption.

Meanwhile, Mambukal Resort Head Ellen Jalandoni thanked all the agencies that trained them and expressed hopes that the situation will not escalate.*(Capitol News)