June 23, 2023

Fireworks are dangerous

Fireworks are not only dangerous in New York City, they are also illegal. Possession or use of fireworks is a criminal misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment, […]
March 11, 2022

Smoke Alarm for Daylight Saving Time in 9 Languages

Captain Michael Kozo us that a working smoke and carbon monoxide alarm saves lives by giving you and your loved ones an early warning signal […]
March 11, 2022

When Your Clocks Change, Check Your Alarms!

SPRING FALL In this video, a Bronx mom is reminded by her two kids that it’s the start of daylight saving time and a great […]
September 22, 2021

Hot Dog Saves the Day

Fall Back Spring Forward Members of the FDNY this year uncovered a “long-lost” video reel depicting a generations old fire safety campaign. The silent black-and-white […]
September 1, 2021

Safety Tips for Devices with Lithium-Ion Batteries

FDNYSmart Safety Tips for Devices with Lithium-Ion Batteries Lithium-Ion batteries are used in various devices. These batteries are commonly used in cell phones, laptops, tablets, […]
June 2, 2021

Boating Safely

The FDNY, NYPD, and the United States Coast Guard want you to have a safe boating season by following these #FDNYSmart tips.
April 9, 2021

#FDNYSmart Tip: Close the Door

When escaping a fire in your building, be #FDNYSmart and close the door as you make your exit. Closing the door saves lives by isolating […]
February 9, 2021

National Burn Awareness Week

Every first week of February, the National Burn Awareness Week serves to increase awareness on the causes of burn injuries and safety tips on how […]
December 9, 2020

Safe Winter Holidays

Happy Holidays from the FDNY! Follow along with Firefighter Darren Grant as he shares some FDNY Winter Holiday Safety tips to keep you and your […]
November 23, 2020

Safe Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from the FDNY! Celebrate safely with these FDNY Thanksgiving safety tips from Captain Michael Kozo of the FDNY Fire Safety Education Unit and […]
November 5, 2020

#FDNYSmart Tip: Extension Cords

The FDNY shares some important tips on how to safely use extension cords at home. These tips help reduce the risk of fires and keeps […]
July 27, 2020

Inside a Firehouse!

Visit FDNY Engine 95 and Ladder 36 in Inwood, Manhattan with Firefighters Felix De La Cruz and Erich Smith! Learn about the different responsibilities of […]
July 24, 2020

Safe Kitchens

Learn how you can reduce the risk of cooking fires in your home with these #FDNYSmart tips from FDNY Captain Michael Kozo.
July 24, 2020

#FDNYSmart Tip: Escape Plans

Learn the importance and how to make a fire escape plan in the case of an emergency in your home with FDNY Captain Michael Kozo. […]
July 24, 2020

#FDNYSmart Tip: Your Building Type

New York City is home to many types of homes and buildings. The type of building, fireproof or non-fireproof, you live in affects how you […]
July 22, 2020

Electrical Safety

Learn about the most common causes of electrical fires, and how you can help prevent fires before they start, with these #FDNYSmart tips from FDNY […]
July 9, 2020

Fireworks are for Professionals

Be #FDNYSmart – leave fireworks to the professionals. Fireworks are dangerous, especially in New York City. During celebratory seasons, be sure to use fireworks safely, […]
July 6, 2020

Welcome to FDNY Smart!

FDNY Captain Michael Kozo is here to present the FDNY Fire and Life Safety Presentation for School Kids where he’ll discuss important tips that will […]
June 24, 2020

Fireworks are Illegal

Fireworks are illegal in New York City. The illegal use of fireworks can lead to serious burns, injuries, fires and even death, especially for children […]
June 19, 2020

Top 10 Safety Tips!

Learn about the most important #FDNYSmart tips to keep you, your loved ones, and your home safe! From candles to escape plans, these tips are […]
May 22, 2020

Inside an EMS Station!

Welcome to FDNY Station 15 in the Bronx! Join Paramedic Lissette Barillas as she takes us on a virtual tour of the ambulance and the […]
May 13, 2020

Color With Chloe!

Go through the Official FDNY Activity Book for Kids with the #FDNYSmart Podcast for kids team members Chloe and retired Firefighter Fanny Glover! Published 05/13/2020
March 25, 2020

#FDNYSmart Tip: Calling 911

Whenever you need help, the FDNY is here to help you. However, you should only call 911 if you are in a real emergency. Allow […]
March 23, 2020

#FDNYSmart Tip: Smoke and CO Alarms

Follow along as Captain Michael Kozo gives step-by-step instructions for ensuring that your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms will give you the early warning signal […]