(December 31, 2013) With its cold and often stormy weather, winter presents many safety challenges both indoors and out. Being prepared and following simple safety tips can help you stay safe and warm this season.
Keeping Your Home Safe and Warm
Follow these safety tips from CDC, the National Fire Protection Association, and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to prevent injuries and deaths related to heating your home.
For more information and winter safety tips, please see this website: http://www.kidsource.com/safety/winter.safety.cold.html
Contact: Captain James McLoughlin, PIO
(December 30, 2013) Interim Fire Chief Carlos M. Huertas announces the promotion of Captain Roger S. Martin, Jr. to the position of Fire Prevention Chief / Fire Marshal for the City of Hartford Fire Department. Chief Martin is a 19-year veteran of the Hartford Fire Department, having joined the force in November 1994. Chief Martin has served in the fire suppression forces as well as Fire Inspector in the Fire Marshal’s Office prior to his promotion. Martin has Bachelor’s degree in Fire Science from the University of New Haven. He has been Interim Fire Marshal since July 14, 2013.