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Fire Safety

Please see the tips below for being fire safe in your off campus apartment.

Save a Life, Be Fire Ready

  • Smoke detectors are REQUIRED in the City of Albany in each room used for sleeping purposes.
  • Do NOT jeopardize your safety by removing the batteries from smoke detectors!
  • Your landlord MUST provide these smoke detectors in your apartment, but YOU MUST maintain and check them regularly.

For more information, please contact the Albany Fire Department at 518-447-7879