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Tips to Keep You Safe

Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety!

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association, encourages the fire service to educate their communities about the different sounds smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms make and actions to take if an alarm sounds.  Read and review this information and then educate your family and friends.  Fire is Everyone’s…

Fall Prevention; It’s Everyone’s Concern

Understanding fall risks and taking preventive action is important at all ages. Seniors have a higher incidence of falls, as well as a higher incidence of fall related adverse outcomes. Falls are a leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries in people aged 65 and older. Typically, fall injuries are fractures which occur both…

Before a wildfire threatens your area…

In and around your home Clear leaves and other debris from gutters, eaves, porches and decks. This prevents embers from igniting your home. Remove dead vegetation and other items from under your deck or porch, and within 10 feet of the house. Learn more about the basics of defensible space on the Firewise website. Screen or box-in…

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