Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Fire Prevention Week 2016

Do you know how old your smoke detectors are off the top of your head? Unless you just bought  new smoke detectors, you might not be aware of how old they are. Did you know that smoke detectors should be replaced every 10 years? If you didn’t know these facts, you’re not alone. That’s why the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has chosen “Don’t Wait … Continue reading Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Fire Prevention Week 2016

6 Thanksgiving Safety Tips to Avoid Fire

Thanksgiving should be a calm experience with your family, but cooking-related fires or injuries could put a damper on the celebration. The NFPA reports that home cooking fires increase by almost 3 times on Thanksgiving compared to any other day of the year. It can be easy to get distracted and make choices that increase your chances of fire. Continue reading 6 Thanksgiving Safety Tips to Avoid Fire