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Fire Prevention Week is just around the corner. Here is some of the fire department events planned.
- Nicollet County Emergency Management (MN) is
promoting the importance of home fire escape planning.
- Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire
Department (MN) will be holding open houses at its 4 fire stations. The events
will provide residents an opportunity to explore fire trucks, ride in the
bucket of a ladder truck, experience spraying water from a fire hose and learn
about fire safety.
- Port Colborne, (ON) Fire and Emergency Services
has experienced two recent fires resulting from stoves being left unattended.
The 2013 Fire Prevention Week theme “Prevent Kitchen Fires” provides a great
opportunity for the fire department to reach out to residents with important
cooking safety information. The department will host a safety event that will
include an inflatable safety house, a
rollover simulator, hotdogs and drinks, face painting and fire safety
- The Anderson Elementary School (Trenton, MI) will
host a walk-a-thon for students, an annual Fire Prevention Week event. Students
will leave the school with the high school marching band playing for the
students. When the students finish the walk, they will go to the gymnasium for
a Fire Prevention Week program conducted by the Trenton Fire Department.