According to meteorological information, typhoon “Xuan LAN Nuo” No. 11 is currently located over the eastern sea area of Taiwan Province, China. It is expected to enter the southeast sea area of the East China Sea in the early morning of September 4, bringing obvious wind at about 200 kph and heavy rain to the eastern coastal areas.
ARMs recommends you to prepare in advance, pay attention to the weather warning information, and protect the safety of life and property.
Enterprise preventive measures
Prepare materials-equip and mobilize sufficient flood control devices.
Clearing out the drains -clear out the drainage ditches and pipes.
Reinforce the roof-reinforce the steel structure roof.
Prevent blowing down– strengthen outdoor billboards, outdoor hanging and signboards, etc.
Close the doors and windows-close doors and windows of all workshops, warehouses and offices.
Transfer materials-transfer expensive equipment and inventory to higher floor
Pad up-pad up the equipment and inventory that are prone to water damage.
Pumping-equipped with water pump to pump water on time.
Project prevention preparation
Reinforcement of temporary buildings – temporary buildings, sheds, warehouses and dormitories on the construction site shall be reinforced.
Place on the high place – keep the construction materials, machinery and equipment in high-lying areas.
Windproof Safety Check – windproof safety inspections should be carried out for overhead tower cranes, lifting machinery and scaffolding.
Protect the foundation pit -check whether the foundation pit is prepared with measures such as drainage pump, slope protection, reinforcement of soil retaining and support.
Turn off the main power supply – check the temporary power supply and distribution box for moisture resistance and turn off the main power supply.
Mud cleaning – check whether the drainage system at the construction site is effective and clear the blocked mud.
Prepare materials – prepare sufficient emergency materials for typhoon prevention, and provide a certain number of drainage pumps.
Stop construction – when a typhoon comes, stop all construction such as earthwork and foundation works to ensure the safety of personnel.
Personal typhoon and rain protection preparation
Close doors and windows – close doors and windows at home and office.
Don’t go out – if the typhoon is severe stay at home.
Wear rain gear – wear rain gear when you go out. Rain gear can insulate against lightning.
Anti collapse – keep away from street lamps, poles, fences, billboards and trees.
Avoid ponding – try to avoid ponding area when you go out, to prevent falling into the passenger well, pit or electric leakage accidents.
Don’t drive – if the engine stalls while driving in the water, do not restart the engine. You should leave the vehicle and move to a safe area for rescue.
Asian Risks Management Services Co. Ltd. (ARMS)