Safety is everyone's business - we cannot say this often enough. To avoid unfortunate incidents, it is important to have good safety habits and to understand the possible dangers that exist even in our own homes.
The Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal (SIM) has more than sixty fire stations strategically located across the agglomeration of Montreal. The Town of Kirkland is serviced by Fire Station 54, located at 3048 Saint-Charles Boulevard. Kirkland residents can also count on the support of neighbouring stations in case of need as well as firefighter first responder services in case of medical emergencies. Firefighter first responders offer pre-hospital emergency services in conjunction with Urgences-santé paramedics.
The Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal (SIM) offers persons living with a handicap or reduced mobility the possibility to be registered into a computerized data base that assists firefighters in locating and evacuating them in case of emergency. The information collected is reserved for fire department use only and is kept confidential. This is a free and efficient service offered by your fire department!
To learn more about this service, call 514 872-3775 or click here
The Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal has prepared a document that you can download and that will guide you through the different steps to take following a fire.
Download the Guide du citoyen (Things to do after a Fire)
To obtain numerical data regarding the SIM responses on the territory of Kirkland for recent years, please refer to the Rapports des activités.
Fire prevention is a very important part of the fire department's work. Citizens living in Kirkland can contact their local prevention office where a team of prevention officers will be able to answer all their questions and concerns: