Leadership

Fire Prevention Week

Issue 11 and Volume 92.

Fire Prevention Week —and how Fire Departments Participate in it. FIRE prevention has now become more than a week of intensive educational effort. In many communities, programs have been planed to drive home fire prevention messages throughout the year, although during Fire Prevention Week, the work takes on a certain amount of showmanship. This article, which is a continuation of installments published in the September and October issues, presents the fire prevention work carried on by many municipalities. La Porte, Ind. A. E. Horman, Chief We will observe Fire Prevention Week by giving speeches and fire drills in all schools. Sidewalks on all corners will be painted by Boy Scouts with “Prevent Fires”; inspections will be made of all business buildings by firemen; posters will be placed in all factories and business houses, and all school children will visit the fire station for instructions. Inspection blanks for homes will be…

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