Fire Prevention Week October 9-15, 2022
Fire Won't Wait. Plan Your Escape
Fire Prevention Week™ is October 9 to 15, 2022 and the theme is "Fire won't wait. Plan your escape". This year is the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week. This annual October event showcases the essential services provided by the City of Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service. Public activities include fire hall open houses, a community smoke-detector blitz, and various fire safety lectures and presentations. The open houses provide an opportunity to see all the life-saving equipment and learn ways to be safe in your home and work. Information and fire safety tips are provided to school children in grades K-3.
Learn more about the simple but important things you can do to keep yourself and those around you safe from fire.
Home Fire Sprinkler Week
A project of the NFPA " Fire Sprinkler Initiative" and "the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition".
National Burn Awareness Week
National Burn Awareness Week, the first full week of February, is a window of opportunity for burn care organizations, burn survivor support groups, public safety and injury prevention professionals to increase awareness among the general population of the frequency and causes of burn injury in America, and the advances in and sources of burn care available today.