In order to be able to effectively interfere with the possible fires that may occur in the rail system lines of Metro Istanbul, the fire simulation and drill are also carried out on the M5 Üsküdar-Çekmeköy metro line.
Ümraniye, Üsküdar, Yenidoğan fire crews and Metro Istanbul employees participated in the exercise, event detection, notification, fire crews to the scene of the incident, informed and coordinated the teams and the fire intervention work was applied. Technical information about the Üsküdar-Çekmeköy metro line stations and vehicles where the exercise will take place, and information about the station control center and systems, as well as tunnels and escape routes were provided to the fire brigade. According to the scenario 02: 45 Üsküdar-Çekmeköy subway line Çarşı station was reported fire. Upon the notification received Umraniye fire brigade rapidly dispatched to the scene of the site was reported to be burned in the perimeter of Çarşı station perron has intervened in the vehicle. The drill has been successfully completed with the safe evacuation of a citizen affected by the smoke from the scene and the carrying out of the cooling activities.
Committed to providing a safe public transport service to Istanbul residents, Metro Istanbul will continue to cooperate with relevant institutions and organizations in similar operations and simulations that it has been carrying out in all of its businesses since its inception.