Home fires today can burn faster than ever. Occupants may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Knowing how to use that time wisely takes planning and practice.
Great article covering home fire safety during the summer months, brought to you by the Association of Ontario Fire Chiefs. Home Fire Safety – Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs
Forty percent of people recently surveyed believe they are more likely to win the lottery or get struck by lightning than experience a home fire. Interesting article by Fred Durso, Communications Director at N.F.P.A. A Disturbing Misconception
The fire protection field always needs new people. Here is a link to an informative discussion by Ed Hugill of N.A.F.E.D. So you want to go into Fire Protection
From the latest N.A.F.E.D. Publication, a terrific fire safety website. Tons of GREAT Info. http://FireExtinguishersSaveLives.org
http://www.oafc.on.ca/holiday-fire-safety Great article of interest, regarding fire safety in the home during the Holiday Season.
October 8th – 14th, 2017
Be careful around barbecues this summer season, and avoid a catastrophe. Keep your equipment in good operating condition, and always have a portable fire extinguisher at the ready.
Great page on fire safety in the home, around Christmas, brought to you by the Association of Ontario Fire Chiefs. http://www.oafc.on.ca/holiday-fire-safety
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