SCDF to sound islandwide public warning system on Sept 15

The SCDF will be sounding its Public Warning System sirens at 12.05pm on Tuesday.
The SCDF will be sounding its Public Warning System sirens at 12.05pm on Tuesday.PHOTO: LIANHE ZAOBAO

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) will be sounding its Public Warning System sirens at 12.05pm on Tuesday (Sept 15).

The Important Message signal will be broadcast through the islandwide network of sirens. It will last for a minute and an important message will be broadcasted immediately on all local radio stations.

Members of the public are advised not to be alarmed by the exercise, which is part of the SCDF's efforts to familiarise the public with the Public Warning System signals.

To learn more about the Public Warning System signals and other emergency procedures, visit the SCDF website at www.scdf.gov.sg

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