LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The Lafayette Fire Department announced it will not be hosting its annual Fire Prevention Show due to the uncertainties of the current COVID-19 pandemic. The Lafayette Fire Department is developing plans on an alternative electronic fire safety video that can be used to teach fire safety.
The LFD announce it received a $10,000 grant from State Farm Insurance to assist with the video. This grant money will be used to provide a video and additional educational materials to pre-K, elementary, and other community educators to teach the importance of fire safety in these times of social distancing.
According to a released statement, This fire safety video will be available by October 4, corresponding with the National Fire Prevention Week October 4-10, 2020. Details on how to access the fire safety video will be made at a later date.