Fire Prevention Education

a picture of OSFM prevention specialist conducting NFIRS trainingAll employees of the Office of the State Fire Marshal are committed to offering people the knowledge and skills they need to lead safer lives.

Fire and Life Safety Education is provided through ongoing fire prevention programs as well as public awareness media campaigns to help educate everyone in making informed decisions regarding fire and life safety.

Fire Prevention programs are delivered through on-site presentations, class room instruction, press releases, newsletters, and internet.

Please contact the Prevention Division at 785-296-0659 to request an on-site presentation or other education materials, or if you have questions regarding fire and life safety issues.

Prevention Topics

New Brochures: “What to Expect When You’re Inspected”

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Brochures entitled What to Expect When You're InspectedOur office has just published a new brochure entitled “What to Expect When You’re Inspected” which will give facilities a helpful checklist of items to look for and perhaps improve prior to a scheduled inspection. As the brochure states, “We want to work with you to ensure that if a fire were to occur, damage is limited as much as possible and firefighters can operate efficiently and safely. Practicing fire prevention and addressing fire hazards is a great investment.” Please contact our office if you would like to request a copy of the brochure.