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    Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that can cause either mild illness, such as a cold, or can make people sick with pneumonia. Get the latest information from the NYC Health.
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    EMT Sarah McShane reminds New Yorkers of the importance of following the guidelines set forth by the New York City Department of Health - if you are not severely ill, keep health care access available for those with more severe illnesses. If you have more severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing and very high fever, go to an emergency department. Only call 911 if you need help right away.
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    Even as we practice social distancing, the FDNY Fire Safety Education Unit is here to help educate with tips to help prevent fires at home.
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    Due to the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the FDNY has implemented a screening process to ensure visitors and staff at 9 MetroTech Center in Brooklyn remain safe and healthy.
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    Enforcement of Fire Drills and Non-Fire Emergency (EAP) Drills During the Present Coronavirus Outbreak

Commissioner's Message

As the 33rd Fire Commissioner of the great New York City Fire Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website.

Every day the members of our Department bravely protect life and property in the world’s greatest city.

Our Department not only responds to emergencies, we help prevent them by getting out into the community and promoting our many educational programs.


Daniel A. Nigro
Fire Commissioner


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