The Angleton Volunteer Fire Department, of Angleton, Texas, orders Fire Prevention Week in a Box because it provides an efficient way to get the bulk of supplies needed while leaving ample time for planning Fire Prevention Week (FPW) events.
and share with the family,” said Captain Karl Gingrich. “The remaining items will be kept in our fire trucks to pass out at other events, such as Texas Night Out, Christmas on the Square, spring events. For us, FPW doesn’t end in October.”
This is the third year that the department has used FPW products. “The material is consistent,” he said. “What we use from NFPA is on the same line of what the kids already see and learn in school. Kids are able to relate to the materials.”
Captain Gingrich said that in addition to FPW in a Box, the department orders 800 Sparky® Fire Hats
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