In the 90’s, various teachers taught me that I have to leave my jacket, baggage and books if there would be a case of fire.
That was 24 years ago, now the teachers should be teaching their class to leave their smartphones, laptops and tablets behind.
It is has become a trend, making selfies at the worst possible locations. During the Shell Explosion in Moerdijk, a person decided to make a selfie before getting himself to a safe area.
How will children react on this? Will the first take a selfie? Or will they immediately leave their stuff and follow the instructions provided by the authorized personnel? The Netherlands has decided to publish signs which make a clear statement on the fact that people should leave their smartphones behind. You can always post it on social media after you have brought yourself to a safe environment.
Parents and teachers are you learning your children to leave behind their devices in case of a fire?
Each year people die because they do not realize the dangers of a environment which is burning. It is adviced to leave a environment immediatly, products can be rebuild.