A major fire broke out in a cloth and apparel manufacturing unit at Hanuman Tekdi Road, off the Kalyan Bhiwandi highway in Bhiwandi, Thane on February 6. The incident took place around 5 in the evening. As soon as the fire was reported the fire tenders were immediately informed. Initially, three fire tenders and two water tankers were dispatched from the local Bhiwandi fire brigade department whereas two more fire tenders were rushed from the nearby Thane and Kalyan department respectively. The blaze quickly engulfed the factory as it had a large stockpile of highly inflammable materials like cloth and plastic inside. Fortunately, no casualties were reported in this fire incident. It took a long time for the fire tenders to douse off the flames. Later on, the firefighters carried out the cooling operation. Panic was created among the residents and workers as the place where the incident occurred is an industrial hub which raised fears among the people about the fear of further spread. The reason behind the blaze is ascertained yet whereas the police officials are investigating the matter.
The analysts at CyberTech Risk Center generated constant alerts on this incident with moderate impact. This helped their clients take alternative travel routes to maintain continuity in business. The analysts closely monitored the situation providing its clients with timely alerts about the same which helped them take business continuity measures and ensure employee safety in time. We at Cybertech’s Risk Center cover Structure Fire, Industrial Fire, Explosion, High Rise Fire, Vehicle Fire under the ‘Fire’ category at Pan India label.
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