Safety Spotlight Contest


Fire Safety Spotlight Contest! 

Hey Halifax! We want to shine a spotlight on your fire safety success stories. Did your smoke alarm alert you and your family of an emergency? Have you practiced or used an escape plan? Please send us your feel-good fire safety story in 250 words or less by July 22 to If we share your story on our social media, you could win one of five Coast EAL17 Emergency Lanterns. Let’s share your fire prevention messages with everyone!

Email your fire safety success story in 250 words or less to Include your name and preferred email address, and phone number. The first 5 residents to have their stories posted will receive one of five emergency lanterns from Canadian Tire

Residents must be 19 years of age or older to submit a fire safety spotlight story and enter the contest. 

Several stories will be selected to highlight key fire safety messages and shared on Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency social media accounts. Persons' first name and last initial, as well as a hometown in the Halifax region, will be included. Stories might be edited or condensed for clarity.

Winners will be notified by phone and email and have 72 hours to respond, or an alternate winner will be selected. Entrants must be residents of Halifax Regional Municipality. 

The stories will be shared weekly or biweekly, depending on the number of entries received, until Friday, July 22, 2022.  

Contest Rules and Disclaimer