NFPA has created Prep Day to raise awareness of wildfire risk, to share information and knowledge, and to help residents make changes to improve the survival of their homes and neighborhoods.
The COVID-19 health crisis may prevent you from carrying out your preparedness plans and group events. NFPA and State Farm encourage you to postpone meetings and events until it’s safe. NFPA continues to monitor the World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other global and local health organizations and resources for developments that may inform future decisions.
Read a message from NFPA and State Farm about Wildfire Community Preparedness Day and the coronavirus.
Did you know there are often not enough resources to have firefighters in place to protect every home threatened by wildfire? According to the latest statistics: