Friday, January 16, 2009

Keeping Warm Safely!

It sure is cold out there today and for the next several days. During these times we here at fire and rescue see a huge increase in home fires due to folks not using heating devices properly. In addition, we also see an increase in the potential for carbon monoxide poisoning.

To try and help everyone to stay warm in a safe manner, and to protect against other cold related issues, we ask you to take time to review the below safety tips (many from our friends at the Home Safety Council):

Winter Weather Safety

Fire Escape Planning

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