Each year, the SIM educates residents about such topics as changing the battery in their smoke detectors or holding a home fire drill. Here are some of its campaigns.

A fire safety educator speaks to children during an awareness-raising activity at McGill University.

2017 Fire Prevention Week

SIM will be offering a series of activities all Fire Prevention Week long to inform Montrealers about the different causes of fires and what they can do to prevent them.

Three brigadiers on the road.

Smoke alarm brigade

Composed of fire safety students, the brigade visits residents to educate them about smoke alarms.

When you set your clock forward or back, be sure to change the battery in your smoke detector, too.

Change the clock, change your batteries

Change your batteries when you change your clocks!