• On November 6, I set my clocks backward, I check my smoke alarm

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    November 2, 2022

  • Open House 2022

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    September 12, 2022

    From September 24 to October 15, 2022, 8 fire stations will indeed welcome the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and educate them about fire safety.

  • When you set your clocks forward, check your smoke alarm

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    March 10, 2022

    During the night of March 12 to 13, you will have to change the time on your clocks. Montréal’s fire department (SIM) would like to take this opportunity to remind Montrealers to check that their fire alarms are in good working order. Saving lives could be that simple!

  • Reducing avoidable false fire alarms

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    October 29, 2021

    The By-law concerning false fire alarms aims to reduce the number of avoidable false fire alarms. In case of an actual fire, these alarms must be taken very seriously.

  • Risks related to technological devices

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    October 4, 2021

    Few people suspect that smartphones, tablets, laptop computers, or electrical scooters and bikes can actually start a fire.  

  • Witness account – A BBQ caused a devastating fire

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    September 24, 2021

    “The majority of fires are caused by human actions or manipulation,” stated Dany Lalancette, chief of operations with the Montréal fire department (SIM).