Public Safety Related Links

Building and Fire Research Laboratory Anticipates and meets the measurement science, standards, and technology needs of the U.S. building and fire safety industries in areas of critical national need
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)
Unique law enforcement agency in the United States Department of Justice that protects our communities from violent criminals, criminal organizations, the illegal use and trafficking of firearms, the illegal use and storage of explosives, acts of arson and bombings, acts of terrorism, and the illegal diversion of alcohol and tobacco products.
Dept of Environmental Protection (DEP) Largely responsible for administering Pennsylvania's environmental laws and regulations
Dept of Homeland Security (DHS) Vital mission: to secure the nation from the many threats we face
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.
Guide to Citizen Preparedness FEMA’s most comprehensive source on individual, family and community preparedness.
Association of Arson Investigators
Education, professional development, and research opportunities for all individuals and institutions engaged in the field of fire, arson, and explosives investigation.
National Fire Protection Association The world's leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety,
National Safety Council  Tips for staying safe on the highways and around your home
National Volunteer Fire Council  Supporting those who serve
PA Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) Mission is to save lives, reduce suffering, and protect property and the environment
PA State Police
Up-to-date information on traffic and crime initiatives, explains the services PSP provides to the public and other law enforcement partners, and offers safety tips for you and your family.
Safe Kids USA
Nationwide network of organizations working to prevent unintentional childhood injury, the leading cause of death and disability for children ages 1 to 14
U.S. Fire Administration Provides national leadership to foster a solid foundation for our fire and emergency services stakeholders in prevention, preparedness, and response.