Fire Drill Time!

October 2007
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Oct2007, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p2
The article focuses on the 2007 Fire Prevention Week in the U.S. which lasts from October 7 to 13. The theme of the special event if Practice Your Escape Plan. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is planning to allot week to teach children and their families about fire safety. The fire safety initiative is dubbed the Great American Fire Drill.


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