Fire Prevention, Safety Education, and Emergency Preparedness
The Citizens Hose Company - Shortsville Fire Department fire prevention and safety team is dedicated to preventing fires and injuries in the community through proactive education and training for people of all ages. You can learn to be prepared for fires, severe weather, and other emergencies. Help us help you learn not to burn!
Free smoke detectors are always available. Contact Fire Chief Jason Wagner (585-202-7529) to make arrangements. We will come to your home and install the detectors for you at your convenience.
New! Bike Rodeo Presentation
This is the presentation given by Bob Case and Donna Schaertl at the 2009 Fire and Life Safety Educators Conference at the NYS Fire Academy at Montour Falls.
(You will need Adobe Acrobat to view the presentation)
Community Fire Safety House
Everything you ever wanted to know about smoke alarms
Everything you ever wanted to know about fire extinguishers
Emergency Preparedness for America
Emergency Preparedness for Kids
Emergency Preparedness for Business
Candle Safety Tips
Wood Stove Heating Safety Information
Safe Kids Foundation
Sparky the Fire Dog
Open burning laws information page.
Additional Fire Prevention Information is available from the United States Fire Administration (USFA)