Fire Safety Educational Materials

NFSC educational materials & programs are available exclusively through U.S. fire departments who provide them free of charge to the citizens of their community.

If your local fire department doesn’t provide NFSC materials, encourage them to visit NationalFireSafetyCouncil.org, and contact us to learn how to partner with NFSC.

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047F: 2023-24 Annual Poster – Cook with Care! 3-Feet Rule!

047F: 2023-24 Annual Poster – Cook with Care! 3-Feet Rule!

Poster Measures: 18" x 28½"Cook with Care! 3-Feet Rule!Cooking is, by far, the leading cause of home fires and home fire injuries. In 2021, fire departments in the U.S. responded to some 170,000 home cooking fires which caused an estimated 135 deaths and 3,000...

201F: Ready 2 Respond

201F: Ready 2 Respond

24-Page Book Measures: 5½" x 8½"Are you Ready to Respond?This book contains vital information on a variety of basic prevention topics. Will you be "Ready 2 Respond"? New information on: Rapid Entry Products (such as Key Lock Box, Knox Box®, and Key Switches) Special...

209F: Be a Fire Safe Sitter

209F: Be a Fire Safe Sitter

Wipe-off Card Measures: 3½" x 8½"Be Prepared. Know Who to Call and What to do in Any EmergencyThe "Be a Fire Safe Sitter™" reusable wipe-off card is a great tool for young babysitters keep by the telephone in case of an emergency. This card features safety tips as...

224F: House Numbers

224F: House Numbers

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Can We Find You In An Emergency?This brochure covers vital information concerning the need to post clearly visible house numbers for firefighters, emergency vehicles, and other personnel who may need to find your home quickly should...

242F: When to Fight Small Fires

242F: When to Fight Small Fires

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Using Fire ExtinguishersThis brochure covers vital information about the importance of having a charged, fully-operational fire extinguisher for unpredictable small home fires.

245F: Halloween Safety

245F: Halloween Safety

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Celebrate the Holiday SafelyThis brochure contains tips on how to stay safe on Halloween.

247F: Smoke Alarms

247F: Smoke Alarms

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½" Can Save Your Life!Smoke alarms are your first defense against fire. Discover the importance of having smoke alarms and how to make sure they are in good working order.Also available in Spanish.

261F: Tornado Safety

261F: Tornado Safety

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Is Your Family Prepared?Folder covers vital information on tornado safety and related topics. Includes basic skills of preparedness and survival in the event of a tornado.

262F: When Disaster Strikes

262F: When Disaster Strikes

4-Fold Folder Measures: 3¾" x 8½" folded, 8½" x 14” unfoldedAre You Prepared?Folder covers vital information on general disaster preparedness for families about all types of common disaster situations.

265F: Hurricane Safety

265F: Hurricane Safety

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾” x 8½”Are You Ready?Folder covers vital information on hurricane safety and related topics. Includes basic skills of preparedness and survival in the event of a hurricane.

267F: Fireworks Safety

267F: Fireworks Safety

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾” x 8½”Celebrate safely!This brochure covers vital information on fireworks safety and related topics. Includes basic prevention information and national and state regulations.

280F: Hot Cars!

280F: Hot Cars!

Information Sheet Measures:  8 ½” x 11”Hot Cars!Information sheet addresses the national concern of leaving/forgetting either children or pets in a hot vehicle and the risks involved. Over 900 children in the U.S. have died from “Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke” (PVH)...

281F: Water Safety

281F: Water Safety

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Be Safe In and Around The WaterFolder covers vital information concerning water safety including swimming, diving, and boating safety for all ages. Includes basic accident prevention tips as well as the dangers of trendy water...

287F: NO SMOKING – Please! Poster

287F: NO SMOKING – Please! Poster

Poster Measures: 8½” x 11″STOP SMOKING • STOP FIRESCareless smoking is the leading cause of home fires. It puts everyone’s safety at risk. While communities, fire departments, and schools educate about the dangers and consequences of smoking, adults and young people...

339F: Pills that KILL! Fentanyl Poster

339F: Pills that KILL! Fentanyl Poster

Poster Measures: 8½" x 11"ANY DRUG COULD CONTAIN DEADLY FENTANYLFentanyl is the #1 cause of death among U.S. adults ages 18-45. It is a synthetic opioid that can be deadly even in very small amounts. This poster not only gives basic information on Fentanyl, but also...

340F: Fentanyl Facts

340F: Fentanyl Facts

Full-Color Tall Sheet Measures: 4¼” x 11"Medical Fentanyl, Fake Rx Pills, & Fake FentanylFentanyl is the #1 cause of death among U.S. adults ages 18-45. It is a synthetic opioid that can be deadly even in very small amounts. This sheet not only gives basic information...

341F: ESCAPE THE VAPE

341F: ESCAPE THE VAPE

Poster Measures: 8½" x 11"ESCAPE THE VAPEAccording to recent statistics, 25% of 12th graders were vaping nicotine, nearly 50% of them daily. In fact, daily vaping rose in all 3 grades surveyed: 8th, 10th, and 12th, adding to the number of our youth who are physically...

342F: Vaping

342F: Vaping

Full Color Sheetlet Measures: 4¼" x 11"E-Cigarettes ● Mods ● JUULSThis information sheet alerts the general public about the increased use of e-cigarettes and vaping devices. Adults/parents may not even be aware that many teens may secretly be using these devices....

344F: Burns & Scalds

344F: Burns & Scalds

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"An Injury You Can PreventFolder covers vital information concerning one of the most terrifying kinds of accidents - burns, along with simple safety rules that could help prevent them.

352F: Common Household Poisons

352F: Common Household Poisons

2-sided Information Sheet Measures: 8½" x 11"A Guide To Identify Toxic Items In And Around Your HomeThis is a comprehensive list of SOME common potentially toxic substances homeowners may have in and around the home. One side in English the other side in Spanish.

355F: Batteries – An Unexpected Hazard

355F: Batteries – An Unexpected Hazard

4-Fold Brochure Measures: 4 ¼" x 5 ½"Spontaneous Combustion, Ingestion, StorageBatteries – An Unexpected Hazard, provides battery safety tips which point out ways people may unknowingly subject a battery to abuse or conditions for which it was never designed. These...

378F: Move Over It’s the Law

378F: Move Over It’s the Law

Foldable Measures: 4" x 11" UnfoldedKeep Workers & Emergency Personnel Safe on the RoadDrivers failing to MOVE OVER at emergency or accident scenes and construction areas has increased injuries of first responders and road-workers and is a leading cause of death...

379F: Active Shooter Response

379F: Active Shooter Response

Foldable Measures: 4" x 11" UnfoldedLearn common sense actions you can take in an active shooter situation.The Active Shooter Response foldable concentrates on common sense actions that can be taken in an active shooter situation. An Active Shooter is an individual...

394F: Create a Wildland Fire Safety Zone

394F: Create a Wildland Fire Safety Zone

2-Fold Brochure Measures: 5½" x 8½"Prepare for Wildfire Season!Vital information on wildland fires and how home owners can help protect their property. Features a grid to create a home Wildland Safety Zone map.

401F: Carbon Monoxide

401F: Carbon Monoxide

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½" UnfoldedCarbon monoxide poisoning occurs both indoors AND outdoors.Folder covers vital information concerning carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning and CO inhalation prevention.

405F: Disabilities and Home Fire Safety

405F: Disabilities and Home Fire Safety

2-Fold Brochure Measures: 5½" x  8½" UnfoldedCreate a new plan each time you move or if your abilities change.Folder covers vital information on disabilities and home fire safety and related topics. Includes basic information for those with physical and mental or...

406F: Combustibles

406F: Combustibles

3-Fold Brochures Measures:  3¾" x 8½"Mulch - Leaves - Flammable Liquids (Gas) - RagsThis brochure covers vital information concerning the dangers of common combustibles found at most homes and businesses and how to prevent the fire risks associated with these items.

407F: Pandemic Preparedness

407F: Pandemic Preparedness

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 8½" X 11"Be prepared. Know what to do.Outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics are very serious public health threats. This folder provides common sense information on how you can protect yourself and others and ways to avoid putting yourself and...

408F: Workin’ From Home

408F: Workin’ From Home

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Makeing "workin' from home" work for you.Currently there is a high demand for flexible schedules, as many of us now work from home. Even though many workers accept and even look forward to this new way of life, it is not as easy as...

409F: Kids At Home

409F: Kids At Home

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Balancing Life & SchoolDuring this time of working from home, parents and caregivers may find it difficult to balance work life with home life, especially with kids at home instead of in school or daycare. This folder provides...

499F: Fire Rescue Cross Decal

499F: Fire Rescue Cross Decal

Sticker Measures: 4” x 4”Fire RescueThe Fire Rescue Cross decal, has been developed for use inside the home, marking a bedroom of someone who may need help to escape in a fire emergency. The reflective decal is placed on an interior hallway bedroom door, which can...

502F: Program Bag

502F: Program Bag

Large Plastic Program Bag Measures: 14"x18"Firepup® Program BagThis large program bag is used by local Fire Departments to provide a sampling of our educational materials to interested parties. These also make a great "Swag Bag" for participants to carry the samples...

527F: Small Clear Bag

527F: Small Clear Bag

Plastic Bag Measures: 12"x15"This small clear bag is used by local Fire Departments to provide a sampling of our educational materials to interested parties.

528F: Large Clear Bag

528F: Large Clear Bag

Plastic Bag Measures: 15"x17"Gusseted bottom allows carrying more items.This large clear bag is used by local Fire Departments to provide a sampling of our educational materials to interested parties.

610F: When to Fight Small Fires, Spanish

610F: When to Fight Small Fires, Spanish

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾” x 8½”Using Fire ExtinguishersThis brochure covers vital information about the importance of having a charged, fully-operational fire extinguisher for unpredictable small home fires.

611F: Detectors de Humo

611F: Detectors de Humo

3-Fold Brochure Measures: 3¾" x 8½"Spanish Version of our Smoke Alarm BrochureSmoke alarms are your first defense against fire. Discover the importance of having smoke alarms and how to make sure they are in good working order.Also available in English

614F: Ready 2 Respond Info Sheet

614F: Ready 2 Respond Info Sheet

Information Sheet Measures: 8½" x 11"Will You be "Ready 2 Respond"?This bilingual (English/Spanish) sheet contains vital information on a variety of basic prevention topics. This bi-lingual sheet features the fire safety information in English on one side and the...