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Disposal Process for Used, Expired Fire Extinguishers Comments Off on Disposal Process for Used, Expired Fire Extinguishers

Disposal Process for Used, Expired Fire Extinguishers

Having a fire extinguisher at home can potentially save lives and property. If an extinguisher has already been used or is expired, many are unaware of the process to dispose of them. CHANNEL 5 NEWS met with...

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Safety survey: Can you get out if your house catches fire? Comments Off on Safety survey: Can you get out if your house catches fire?

Safety survey: Can you get out if your house catches fire?

Have you developed an escape plan in the event of a fire? Do you have a working smoke detector in your residence? Those are just a couple of the questions on a two-page survey the state office has put...

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Fire Equipment Donation Sparks Controversy in IN Comments Off on Fire Equipment Donation Sparks Controversy in IN

Fire Equipment Donation Sparks Controversy in IN

A donation of used fire equipment turned an Elkhart Board of Public Works meeting on Monday into a discussion of whether the city helps Elkhart Community Schools too much. The Board of Public Works approved...

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Poll finds not all residents keep fire extinguishers at home Comments Off on Poll finds not all residents keep fire extinguishers at home

Poll finds not all residents keep fire extinguishers at home

Americans reported a home fire every 86 seconds in 2015, according to the National Fire Protection Association. But despite the clear safety risks and financial costs of home fires, a new poll from PEMCO...

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Keep fire safety in mind when remodeling your home Comments Off on Keep fire safety in mind when remodeling your home

Keep fire safety in mind when remodeling your home

Although millions of homes are remodeled in America each year, it’s surprising that few homeowners realize the importance of remodeling with fire safety in mind. While smoke alarms and fire extinguishers are...

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