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How Can I be a Risk Reduction CHAMPION?

“I PLEDGE TO CONTRIBUTE MY TIME, EFFORT AND RESOURCES TO MAKE SCHOOLS AND HOSPITALS SAFER .”

  • YOU CAN help make your school, hospital or health facility safer!
  • Are you...
a student?
YOU CAN make a list of unsafe facilities (e.g. broken windows, unsafe electrical wire) and submit it to the principal.
a teacher?
YOU CAN prepare safety and emergency signs (e.g. EXIT, Evacuation Route) in your school.
a parent?
YOU CAN raise funds to purchase fire extinguishers for your school, hospital or health facility.
a hospital worker?
YOU CAN request the administration for replacement of non-working fire or smoke alarms.
an engineer?
YOU CAN volunteer to conduct seismic assessments of schools or hospitals.
a building administrator?
YOU CAN initiate vulnerability assessment of facilities and equipment.
a governor or mayor?
YOU CAN prioritize the retrofitting of dangerous schools and hospitals.
a head of a national government?
YOU CAN announce that schools, hospitals and health facilities will be assessed for safety from possible hazards by a certain date.

Learn more about pledge actions (Download Matrix of Pledges).