Overcoming Language Barriers

For emergencies with foreign speaking individuals within our community the Louisville Fire Department has developed a system to help bridge some language barriers that may be encountered.

In each language there are three parts:
1. Overcoming Language Barriers During an Emergency
   A. Using 911
   B. E.D.I.T.H. Exit Drills in the Home
   C. Fire Safety Tips
   D. About Smoke Detectors

2. Medical Emergencies
    A. Assists in Evaluating Medical Needs

3. What is an Emergency
    A. Examples of Fire & Medical Emergencies
    B. Calling 911

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Arabic      Bosnian     English     Spanish     Vietnamese

Language Identification Chart