Highland Falls Fire Department

Community Events

10/18/2019
Fall Foliage Festival

View All Events

Facebook

2016 Incidents
Jan 16
Feb 18
Mar 10
Apr 14
May 7
Jun 10
Jul 18
Aug 15
Sep 6
Oct 17
Nov 15
Dec 2
Total 148

2017 Incidents
January 15
February 11
March 11
April 8
May 9
June 7
July 12
August 9
September 10
October 11
November 18
December 10
Total 131

2018 Incidents
January 4
February 3
March 6
April 8
May 21
June 11
July 14
August 8
September 8
October 7
November 9
December 7
Total 106

Web Counters
Website Visitors
Since
October 31, 2016
189,735
Visitors Today
Oct 17, 2019
223
Not Every Hero Wears a Cape
Email Print RSS Facebook Twitter

By Ex-Chief Jerry Galu
October 6, 2019

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” works to educate everyone about the small but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe.

Did you know?
In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Escape planning and practice can help you make the most of the time you have, giving everyone enough time to get out.

Plan ahead for your escape. Make your home escape plan and practice today. Use the attachments below to help you make your plan

Be a hero
How do you define a hero? Is it…a person who is courageous and performs good deeds? Someone who comes to the aid of others, even at personal risk?

A hero can be all of those things. A hero can also be…someone who takes small, but important actions to keep themselves and those around them safe from fire. When it comes to fire safety, maybe you’re already a hero in your household or community. If not, maybe you’re feeling inspired to become one. It's easy to take that first step - make your home escape plan!

Hyperlinks: NFPA Announcement
 
Attachments:
Attachment FPW19Checklist.pdf  (535k)
Attachment FPW19Grid.pdf  (7,438k)
Attachment FPW19KidLessonHero.pdf  (7,382k)
Attachment FPW19OlderAdultChecklist.pdf  (159k)
 

Comment Comment 0 Comment(s)


Website Designed and Hosted By: Content Proudly Maintained By: Contact Info:
Firehouse Solutions
www.FirehouseSolutions.com
Highland Falls Fire Department
9 Mountain Ave
P.O. Box 170
Highland Falls, NY 10928
Emergency Dial 911
Non-Emergency: 845-446-2040
E-mail: info@hffd.net
Copyright © 2019 Firehouse Solutions (A Service of Technology Reflections, Inc.)