At the time of the April 22 2019 earthquake that shocked the Province of Pampanga, guess who were the first who responded to the collapsed supermarket in the town of Porac, YES, the BRAVE MEN of the Bureau of Fire Protection Region 3 ready to save lives of the people who were trapped in the building. Without any hesitations and the lack of equipment, they courageously put their selves on the rubbles and debris to find any survivors that may need help. This bravery was recognized by the Regional Director of BFP R3, SSUPT SAMUEL C TADEO as he awarded Medalya ng Papuri and Medalya ng Kasanayan to the responders of the said collapsed structure this Monday Flag Raising Ceremony. He then gave an inspirational speech to further boost the moral of the ones he called “The Modern Heroes”. He also stated that the personnel of the BFP is not only trained to suppress fire but also and most importantly, to save lives and properties. He then courteously render salute to the Awardees and gave them his appreciation for a job well done.