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Empire State Building EMS Week 2020
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    The Empire State Building, in partnership with the FDNY, will be illuminated in yellow, white and blue with their signature heartbeat effect at sunset, today, Monday, May 18th in celebration of National EMS Week 2020.
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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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