The Smoke Alarms for Older Adults Program is a grant provided to the City of Cortland Fire Department by the NYS Association of Fire Chiefs. In an effort to reduce fire related deaths among the elderly in the City of Cortland smoke detectors and installation will be available for citizens age 65 and older. Firefighters will discuss fire safety and escape plans with residents to improve the chances of escaping a fire. Contact Capt. David Jensen 607-423-6908 for more information.
Building Safety Month 2016
The International Codes Council sponsors Building Safety Month. Week 1 focuses on building solutions for all ages. Week 2 is the science behind the codes. Week 3 will teach you to learn from the past and build tomorrow. Finally Week 4 explores how following guidlines can improve your safety and reduce injury to you, your family and friends.
Each week has tips you can use to help you and your family be safer and more prepared in the event of an emergency.
Links to Safety Tips and Information
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