Gloria Dubai Hotel successfully conducted a fire evacuation drill spanning the entirety of its main building.
The warning alarm rang in the hotel, following which all employees left the main building to designated places, after receiving guidelines from the safety and security staff at the hotel.
Gloria Hotel’s area general manager Freddy Farid, and the hotel’s security manager Essam Ahmed were present at the drill in coordination with the general directorate of Civil Defense Al Marina Center, and with participation of Dubai Police Force and Ambulance.
Farid said the initiative of the drill was to activate the safety and security emergency plan, and to ensure the efficiency of evacuation operations that have been implemented with the commitment of all employees to the established plan.
Farid also expressed his gratitude towards the application of the evacuation in a record time, which indicates the understanding among various departments and employees of teamwork and awareness extent to take the necessary procedures in managing the crises.