Emergency Response Guidelines Forest Fire
Report the fire to 119
When the forest fire is small, initially put it our by beating or covering it with coats, branches, etc.
If the forest fire is getting bigger, promptly get away from the fire and keep going to windward to a safe place.
When you cannot afford to evacuate, lie low in a place without fallen leaves or branches, with your face covered, until the flames pass.
- Fire Watch Period (Spring : Ferb. 1-May. 15, Fall : Nov.1-Dec. 15)
Before mountain climbing, visit the Korea Forest Service website to check unrestricted and accessible trails.
It is not allowed to carry any flamvmable objectssuch as matches, lighters, etc. in mountains and to smoke.
Cooking and camping are not allowed in mountains.
- Source: SAFEKOREA website