Fire Drill


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Fire Drill

In investment banking, a slang term for the pressing need to finish a presentation or other project as soon as possible.
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Only 10 percent of families have actually practiced home fire drills.
The deputy head teacher, who organised the fire drill, claimed that she didn't know such an important exam was talking place.
The mother of a 15-year-old student at the private special education facility had complained about the fire drill that she said should have been rescheduled for warmer weather and that her son and some other students were not wearing coats in the inclement weather, but teachers were.
All Gulf Bank head office employees participated in the fire drill, which was successfully completed in less than 10 minutes.
Fire drills are very important because only through practice can we truly learn what to do and how to behave in an emergency.
But what we will do now is that we shall look into our safety operating procedures and make our mock fire drills more secure, " he added.
The South carried out live fire drills on Yeonpyeong on Monday, which provoked only a verbal reaction from the North.
YOUR article "Fire Drill Teachers Dropped My Boy"(November 12) is a perfect example of why fire drills should be carried out as per Fire Brigade advice.
A CARE worker told an inquest into the death of a pensioner in a nursing home blaze that there had not been a fire drill at the home for more than ten years.
school officials held a fire drill to get students out of the buildings and on to the football field.
Peter Maxwell, Head of Sixth Form, "mad Max" to his students and professional colleagues, finds the process both stressful and amusing, until one of the inspectors is murdered during an unannounced fire drill, stabbed with a BBQ skewer.
My squadron was selected for a surprise fire drill.