Prevent Kitchen Fires, Fire Prevention Week October 6-12, 2013
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The September DFS Briefs contains information on Corn Mazes, Special Amusement Buildings for Halloween and Other Special Events, Awareness of Porch Hazards and  Code Compliance & Enforcement Unit Notification. 

Upcoming trainings include Senior Fire Officer Forums, Fire Prevention Officer – Level I Program, Quarterly Fire Prevention Training and Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support & Group Crisis Intervention (GRIN). 

Also included in this month’s Briefs is an informational brochure with Halloween Safety Tips. 

Please remember that our school-based S.A.F.E. Program and new Senior SAFE Program applications can be found online at www.mass.gov/dfs along with a listing of eligible amounts by fire department/fire district.  The applications are due back at the Department of Fire Services by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013. 

Remember that October 6 – 12, 2013 is Fire Prevention Week.  This year’s theme is “Prevent Kitchen Fires” and we will be spreading the word that more fires start in the kitchen than in any other part of the home and providing tips on how to keep cooking fires from starting in the first place. 

Please be sure to avail yourself to all of the important information contained in the September DFS Briefs.

Advisories

Corn Mazes pdf format of    Corn Mazes

Special Amusement Buildings for Halloween and Other Special Events pdf format of    Special Amusement Buildings for Halloween and Other...

Awareness of Porch Hazards pdf format of    Awareness of Porch Hazards

Code Compliance & Enforcement Unit Notification pdf format of    Code Compliance & Enforcement Unit Notification

Training

Senior Fire Officer Forums pdf format of    Senior Fire Officer Forums

Fire Prevention Officer - Level 1 pdf format of    Fire Prevention Officer - Level 1

October 2013 Fire Prevention Training pdf format of    October 2013 Fire Prevention Training

Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support & Group Crisis Intervention (GRIN) pdf format of    Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support & Gr...

Public Education Information

Halloween Safety Tips pdf format of    Halloween Safety Tips

 

Print All DFS Briefs for September 2013 pdf format of    Print All DFS Briefs for September 2013

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