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The Type of Fire Extinguisher Every Home Should Have

A fire is a fire, and a fire extinguisher is a fire extinguisher, right? Well, not quite. There are actually different types of fires and different types of extinguishers that respond best to each one. So, which is right for you? Continue reading

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Preventing Christmas Tree Fires

As enchanting as they are, Christmas trees can actually be dangerous. In fact, the National Fire Protection Association says that, on average, fire departments respond to more than 200 fires related to Christmas trees each year. Continue reading

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Is Your Yard a Fire Risk?

With much of the country suffering through drought conditions, the threat for wildfires is incredibly high. Even if you don’t live in a rural area, the landscaping you have around your home could increase your own fire risk. There are things you can do, however, to improve safety while still maintaining the beauty of your natural spaces. Continue reading

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5 Wildfire Prevention Tips for Fall

The end of summer doesn’t necessarily mean the end of wildfire season. Depending on the weather, fires can still happen in the fall. So you still need to take care when you’re spending time outdoors, living in a dry area … Continue reading

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Have a Great (and Safe) Memorial Day!

Ah, Memorial Day – the long weekend that serves as the unofficial kickoff to summer – is almost here. It’s a time for road trips, barbecues and all kinds of outdoor activities in and around {states_all}.

Of course, we at {agency_name_long} want your long weekend to be a safe one, too. So here are some things to keep in mind as you celebrate the holiday. Continue reading

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Get Ready to Safely ‘Spring Forward’

In most places in the United States, Sunday, March 13, 2011,
is Daylight Saving, when clocks are moved forward one hour. We here at {agency_name_long} want to remind you it’s also a great time to improve your family’s safety. Continue reading

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Make Sure Your Holidays Stay Happy - Safe

You’ll no doubt hear the phrase “Happy Holidays!” about a thousand times over the next month or two. Here at {agency_name_long}, we’d like to change that a little bit: “Happy – and Safe – Holidays!” Continue reading

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