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Training Days: Starting a Fire

Training Days: Starting a Fire

Recently appointed training coordinator Tom Kiurski walks us through his first day training firefighters in his department with a back-to-basics drill.
Plan ahead for Fire Prevention Week

Plan ahead for Fire Prevention Week

It's that time of year again: Time to plan activities for Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 8-14). This year's theme is: "Prevent Cooking Fires - Watch What You Heat."
Training Days: Ice Rescue Drill

Training Days: Ice Rescue Drill

Take advantage of the cold weather to reacquaint yourself with some little-used equipment and tactics. Tom Kiurski presents a sample training evolution with two ice rescue scenarios.
Keep Your Citizens Warm And Safe During The Winter Season

Keep Your Citizens Warm And Safe During The Winter Season

As temperatures start dropping, firefighters must urge their citizens to be careful as they fire up furnaces, space heaters, and fireplaces.
Cooking Fires in Your Community

Cooking Fires in Your Community

Two out of three reported home cooking fires start with the range or stove and usually when food, grease, rags, bags, cabinets, curtains, or other common household items ignite.
Poisonproof Your Community

Poisonproof Your Community

With so many fire departments today providing some level of emergency medical services (EMS), we find ourselves responding to a large number of incidents that could have been prevented. One such category of calls is accidental poisonings.
Remind Your Community: Use Candles With Safety In Mind

Remind Your Community: Use Candles With Safety In Mind

The winter months are the most dangerous time of year for candle fires. Fire Service members must make sure that 'holiday glow' doesn't become tomorrow's headline.
WHEN SCHOOLS OUT, SAFETYS IN

WHEN SCHOOLS OUT, SAFETYS IN

Livonia (MI) Fire & Rescue recently implemented a summer safety event, similar to our Fire Prevention Week Open House, called a "School`s Out, Safety`s In" party. The program is based on a similar one from Austin, Texas. We invited all Livonia schoolchildren to attend the summertime safety party by distributing flyers in schools and through newsletters, newspapers, and public service announcements. The party was held the first day after school let out for the summer, to allow the kids maximum us
Reading To Your Community

Reading To Your Community

March is National Reading Month. You can spread the joy of reading to the children of your community by participating in such activities as school reading events, book fairs, library promotions, and book collection drives.
Spring Into Bike Safety

Spring Into Bike Safety

As you prepare to head out for a ride this spring, take a few minutes to check your bike safety equipment and refresh yourself on bike safety.