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February 6, 2017

Be #FDNYSmart with Burn Injuries

Hi Friends! It’s Siren here.   This week, February 5 – 11, is National Burn Awareness Week.   The goal of the week to share burn, fire […]
January 23, 2017

If the Lights Go Out Be #FDNYSmart

Hi Friends, As we are getting ready for some possible hazardous weather the next couple of days with rain and strong winds, there are some […]
January 9, 2017

Be #FDNYSmart and Don’t Be Careless with Cigarettes

Hi Friends, Smoking is dangerous!  In fact, each day 1300 people die from smoking alone.  That’s because the nicotine and other poisonous chemicals in smoke […]
December 20, 2016

Stay #FDNYSmart This Holiday Season

 Hi Friends!  It’s the holiday season, a time to celebrate with loved ones.  But it’s also a time to be #FDNYSmart.  Did you know that […]
December 15, 2016

Stay #FDNYSmart in These Frigid Temperatures

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren here with the latest Smart Barks Blog Post.  It’s getting chilly outside and here in New York City we are expecting […]
November 21, 2016

Be #FDNYSmart When Cooking This Thanksgiving

Hi Friends, it’s Hot Dog here. Thanksgiving is coming and it’s time to celebrate with family, friends and food! But it’s also a time to […]
November 2, 2016

Hot Dog Says Change Your Batteries

Hi Friends, it’s Hot Dog here.  This weekend we are changing our clocks and with that we want to remind you to tell your friends […]
October 28, 2016

Stay #FDNYSmart This Halloween

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren here.  Halloween is my favorite time of year.  I get to dress up in my favorite costume and get a lot […]
October 26, 2016

Hot Dog Reminds You to Review Your Escape Plan

Hi Friends, it’s Hot Dog here.  There is a chill in the air and with cooler weather there actually could come an increase in fires. […]
October 13, 2016

A Successful Fire Prevention Week

Hi Friends, it’s Hot Dog.  Fire Prevention Week is coming to a close and it’s been a great one!  This year’s campaign was:  “Don’t Wait […]
October 7, 2016

Fire Prevention Week: Don’t Wait – Check the Date!

Hi Friends! It’s Hot Dog here to let you know about an important week coming up. Oct. 9-15 is National Fire Prevention Week.  Friends here […]
September 29, 2016

Be #FDNYSmart with Candles During The Holiday Season

Hi Friends!  The holiday season is coming upon us. We have many friends who are getting ready to observe the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah […]
September 8, 2016

An #FDNYSmart Start to the School Year

Hi Friends, It’s Hot Dog with our latest Smart Barks.  It is important to be #FDNYSmart year round.  But as the school year is coming […]
August 21, 2016

Teaching Children The Importance of Fire Safety and Prevention

Hi Friends!  It’s Hot Dog here in our latest Smart Barks Post.  In the past two weeks, the FDNY has responded to three serious fires […]
August 10, 2016

Hot Dog Warns About the Dangers of Playing with Fire

Hi Friends!  On Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, three of our own Firefighters were critically injured in a 4-alarm fire in the Bronx.  Fire Marshals later […]
July 27, 2016

Tips To Staying Water Safe

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren here hoping you are all staying cool this summer!  One of the great ways to beat the heat is to go […]
July 13, 2016

FDNY Kicks off Summer Block Parties!

Hi Friends! It’s Hot Dog here with a cool event to celebrate the summer! The FDNY is holding a series of block parties in all […]
July 4, 2016

Stay #FDNYSmart This Independence Day

Hi Friends!  This is Hot Dog here with an all new #FDNYSmart Barks blog.  Independence Day is coming up and there are a few safety […]
June 15, 2016

Staying #FDNYSmart This Summer

Hi Friends! It’s Siren here. My favorite time of year is just around the corner, and that’s summer! June 20th is the first official day […]
June 2, 2016

Celebrating National CPR AED Awareness Week

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren!  We’re getting ready for a big week here. The FDNY will be celebrating National CPR and AED Awareness week, which happens […]
May 26, 2016

Stay #FDNYSmart and Stay Away From This Dangerous Trend

Hi Friends! It’s Hot Dog. There has been a disturbing trend lately that has been sweeping the country and some of our young friends. It […]
May 18, 2016

Second Annual FDNY Open House 2016

Hi Friends!  It’s Hot Dog here, coming off a great weekend for the second annual FDNY Open House.  On Saturday, May 14th, more than 200 […]
May 4, 2016

My First Anniversary Teaching #FDNYSmart Life Safety Lessons!

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren. It’s my one year anniversary this month!  It’s been a great year as the official life safety mascot of the FDNY.  […]
April 11, 2016

#FDNYSmart Spring Safety Tips!

Hi Friends!  It’s Siren your FDNY life safety mascot here.   The doggone days of winter seem to be leaving and spring is in the air.  […]