Pray that there will be no more fires around me
2023-04-23   CHESTER HUANG

As a Beijing citizen, the news of the Longfeng Hospital fire that caused 29 deaths in the past few days has left me feeling extremely saddened. This hospital is not far from my workplace, and the fact that 29 lives were lost has had a great impact on me personally.

At this sad moment, we not only mourn the loss of those who lost their lives, but we also need to seriously consider how to prevent such tragedies from happening again. In the past few years, Beijing has experienced several fire accidents due to substandard fire safety. These incidents have not only caused casualties and property damage, but also had a significant negative impact on society as a whole.

We should learn from this tragedy and take practical measures to prevent similar incidents from happening again. First, we should strengthen the fire safety inspections of various buildings and rectify those with hidden dangers. At the same time, we should raise public awareness of fire prevention, popularize fire prevention knowledge, and enable more people to understand how to protect themselves and others in the event of a fire.

In addition, we need to strengthen the punishment of those responsible, ensuring that they can bear their due responsibilities. Only in this way can we prevent such tragedies from happening again.

We express our deepest condolences to the 29 people who lost their lives in this tragic fire, and offer our sincerest condolences to their families. We hope they can overcome their grief and rebuild their lives as soon as possible. Back at home, each of us must also pay attention to fire prevention measures, because life is everything.