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SafetyFirst LogoThe City of Greensboro offers a variety of SafetyFirst advice on every aspect of public safety imaginable. To help you find this information more easily, scan the general topics below to find tips vital to your safety and the safety of your family and community.

Building Safety
Building codes  
City ordinances  
Evacuation 
Fire inspections 
High-rise buildings 
Power outages  
Shelter-in-place  
Terrorism/bomb threats 

Crime Prevention and Safety 
Crime prevention tips  
Crime statistics 
Crime Stoppers  
Domestic violence  
Hate crimes  
Identity theft  
Protect your business  
Self protection  
Sexual assault 

Emergency Preparedness 
Emergency preparedness classes  
Tips and resources  
Types of emergencies 

Environmental Safety 
Air quality  
Burning permits  
Chemical fillings for business and industry  
Hazardous waste safety  
Protecting streams and lakes  
Sewer overflows  
Waste disposal  
Water pollution 

Fire Safety
Burning permits  
Fires  
Fire inspections  
High-rise buildings  
Hydrant testing  
Smoke alarm installations 

Holiday-Related Safety 
Halloween safety  
Holiday recycling  
Holiday safety 

Housing/Home Safety 
City ordinances  
Evacuation  
Fire inspections  
Fires  
Housing codes 
Home security assessments 
Lead-safe housing  
Power outages  
Protect your property  
Shelter-in-place  
Smoke alarm installations  
Street addresses (importance of) 

Neighborhood Safety 
Abandoned vehicles  
Community Watch programs
Hydrant testing  
Neighborhood traffic  
Power outages  
Private property upkeep (i.e. overgrown yards, structural damage, household items in yard, etc.)  
Protect your community  
Terrorism/bomb threat 

Personal Safety & Protection 
Bicycles -- road safety and rules and regulations 
Emergency medical information (Yellow Dot program)
Emergency preparedness classes  
Gun safety  
How to use 9-1-1  
Parenting issues  
Pedestrian safety  
People with disabilities  
Protect your property  
Protect yourself  
Safe Places
Safety on the Internet  
Senior safety  
Teens and youth safety  
Tips and resources  
Types of emergencies 

Recreational Safety 
ATV Safety 
Bicycles -- road safety and rules and regulations
Lakes  
Park Watch  
Pedestrian safety  
Pools  
Sports PAYS program  
Trails 
Videos

Safety Resources 
City Ordinances  
Crime prevention tips  
Emergency management  
Emergency notifications  
Housing codes  
Public safety agencies and resources 
Report a crime 
Videos by Greensboro Television Network (GTN)

School Safety
Emergency notifications  
Safety in schools  
Safety on the bus  
Safety on the Internet  
School safety  
School route safety 

Street Safety 
Intersection sight obstructions  
Neighborhood traffic  
Snow removal  
Street address (importance of)  
Traffic cameras 

Transportation Safety
ATV Safety 
Bicycles -- road safety and rules and regulations 
Car seats
How to ride public transportation  
Pedestrian safety  
Public transportation safety  
Road closings  
Road/construction projects 
Safety on the roads  
School route safety  
Snow removal  
Street lights, potholes  
Traffic cameras  
Traffic signals 

Weather-Related Safety 
Extreme temperatures  
Floods  
Hurricanes  
Lightning safety  
NOAA All Hazard Alert Radios  
Thunderstorms  
Tornadoes  
Winter weather  
 

Last updated: 5/31/2013 8:54:47 AM