About Fire

This is an online fact sheet entitled “THIS IS FIRE!” This fact sheet gives information about how fire moves and what to expect if in a fire.

About Fire Safety

HOME FIRE HAZARDS

  • Information regarding gas-fired hot water heaters. This site is the CPSC information regarding reduction of injuries and death related to gas-fired hot water heaters.
  • Information from the CPSC regarding dry safety and the fire hazard that dryers pose.

FIRE SAFETY AND CHILDREN

INFORMATION ABOUT JUVENILE FIRESTARTERS

  • Handout on juvenile fire starters from the USFA. It is an online brochure.
  • Excellent online brochure concerning children and fire starting. Breaks down ages for fire curiosity and other reasons that children sometimes start fires. Also gives tips for caregivers and a community call to action.

COOKING SAFETY

ELECTRICAL HAZARDS

GENERAL FIRE SAFETY

CARBON MONOXIDE

HOME HEATING &FIREPLACE SAFETY

SEASONAL/ HOLIDAY FIRE SAFETY

SMOKE ALARMS

FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

FUEL FIRE SAFETY

ORGANIZATIONS

 

AFTER THE FIRE