Category Archives: fire-prevention-education

9/11 Memorial Events In Northern IL

9/11 AMERICAN FLAG MEMORIAL, 8 a.m. Sept. 11, Fountain View Pavilion at Sun City, 12880 Del Webb Blvd., Huntley. The 10th anniversary program includes Marine Color Guard, Pledge of Allegiance, patriotic music, Taps, a narrative of the events of 9/11, Flag of Heroes, and more. The Warriors' Watch Riders will also participate in the ceremony. […]

10 Child Fire Safety Tips

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Fire safety is a topic that is too lightly covered, imho. The schools do fire drills and some schools will have firefighters come in and talk about safety but not enough is being done to teach kids what to do in a real emergency. Here are some great ideas for promoting fire safety with children:

Turkey Fryers Are Dangerous

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Turkey Fryer SafetyPlease reconsider and do not use a Turkey Fryer this holiday season. Thanksgiving is not only a day of thanks, it is the day when most home cooking fire occur. Underwriters Laboratory (UL) considers turkey fryers to be dangerous to use and based on their test findings, UL will not certify any turkey fryer for production bearing their safety label.