Category Archive for: Fire Prevention

Education Fire Prevention Safety October 18, 2017

Halloween Fire Safety Tips 2017

GDVFD would like to wish you all a safe and happy Halloween season, and to aid in this, we’d like to share some safety tips from the BCPFFA Burn Fund: Halloween fireworks can cause injuries serious enough to require emergency room treatment if they are used improperly. Severe injuries caused by fireworks can include burns,

Education Fire Prevention Safety November 25, 2016

Holiday Party Candle Safety

With holiday Christmas party season ramping up and candles being a popular choice for table decorations at parties, we wanted to give you some tips for safe candle use at these events. We highly recommend the use of battery powered candles and tea lights whenever possible. These eliminate the risk of a fire starting from

Education Fire Prevention Safety October 7, 2016

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

Thanksgiving weekend is here!   We’ve put together some tips from NFPA to help ensure Thanksgiving is a safe one for you and your family! Stay in the kitchen when you are cooking on the stovetop so you can keep an eye on the food. Stay in the home when cooking your turkey and check