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Friday, October 7, 2016As we turn our focus to the upcoming National Fire Prevention Week (October 9th to 15th), here is a little history on why we have set this time aside.
Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 peopl... READ MORE >>
Friday, May 1, 2015Fire is a concern no matter where you live. In a house, you at least have control (for the most part) over fire prevention. In an apartment, on the other hand, a fire that breaks out in another nearby unit can burn through the walls until it reaches your belongings and your unit. READ MORE >>
Monday, October 27, 2014October is Fire Prevention Month. Every year in the United States, about 3,000 people lose their lives in residential fires. One of the leading causes of death is from the inhalation of smoke and toxic gases, not from burns. Smoke travels farther and faster than flames. READ MORE >>
Monday, April 7, 2014That Smokey the Bear is a smart fellow…err…animal mascot. According to statistics from the National Interagency Fire Center, 64,807 human-caused fires burned more than 1.3 million acres of wild land in 2010. That's 1.3 million acres that didn't have to burn had the YOU part of the equation followed proper burning protocol. READ MORE >>