January 16th thru 22nd is National Community Risk Reduction (CRR) Week. Chesapeake Fire Department has a Community Risk Reduction Division. The CRR Division has our Fire Marshals, Inspectors, Administrative Staff, and the Fire and Life Safety Educator. It is also where Cinco has his office.
What is CRR?
CRR is the process of identifying and prioritizing local risks, followed by the integrated and strategic investment of resources to reduce the occurrence or impact of those risks. Here is a video from our partners at Virginia Department of Fire Programs that can explain it more.
Community Risk Reduction (CRR) is a systematic and proactive means to manage risk within the community. Watch as VDFP's Community Risk Reduction Coordinator ...