Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13, 2018

Look for places fire could start.

Listen for the sound of the smoke alarm.

Learn two ways out of every room.

Fire Prevention Week Activities

Join us at Home Depot Days

  • Join us on October 13 from noon to 2 pm when Saanich fire fighters will be at the Saanich Home Depot with tips on smoke alarms and fire prevention.
  • Kids can build and paint a fire boat to take home!

School Fire Drills at Saanich Schools

  • 40+ Saanich schools will hold fire drills to teach students how to safely respond to a fire threat.
  • Students will learn what to do in a fire, how to respond to the sound of a fire alarm and where to meet up after an evacuation.

Saanich Students – Win an Ipad!

  • During Fire Prevention Week, fire fighters will deliver activity booklets to all Saanich kindergarten through Grade 3 students to learn about preventing home fires and escape planning with their family.
  • After students complete the fire safety activities, they will be given an entry form for their parent to sign and enter them to win Ipad.

Learn more about preparing your home fire escape plan.