Fire Safety and Prevention

THESSALON FIRST NATION

A PLACE OF PEACE AND FREEDOM

Thessalon First Nation has a new 2009 Pumper truck located in the Public Works garage along with some firefighting equipment. The Public Works Staff maintains and installs 911 numbers and ensures that all band buildings are equipped with fire extinguishers and smoke alarms. The Huron Shores Volunteer Fire Department (Station 1) responds to all fire related calls on the First Nation on a Mutual Type Agreement basis.


The Fire Safety Department ensures the following:

  • A volunteer fire department

  • Ensure all banding have fire extinguishers and smoke alarms 

  • All exit lights are working

  • Maintain and install 911 numbers

  • Impose fire ban when needed