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Archive | Fire Prevention

Fire Pit Injuries in 2017 Tripled Compared to 2008; Palatine Fire Department Provides Safety Tips for Fire Pits and Outdoor Heaters

Fall is here and outdoor fire pits are warming up across the Midwest. The Palatine Fire Department reminds residents to take proactive measures to keep their outdoor entertaining safe and fun for everyone. According to the Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), at least 5,300 injuries related to fire pits and outdoor heaters were treated in […]

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Palatine Fire Department Highlights Summer Grill Safety Stats As a Reminder to Use Care

Summer is here and grills are lighting up all across the country; and in July, Palatine Fire Department is reminding residents to take proactive measures to keep their summer barbecues safe and fun for everyone involved. According to the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association (HPBA) seven out of every 10 adults in the U.S. have […]

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Nicor Gas Safety Tips Regarding Leaks, Appliance Safety and Carbon Monoxide Safety

Nicor recently issued a reminder for the following safety tips regarding natural gas safety. Detecting Gas Leaks If you smell the rotten egg odor that is often associated with natural gas or suspect carbon monoxide is present, immediately leave the affected area and call 9-1-1 or the 24-hour emergency response line 888.Nicor4U (642.6748) from a […]

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Firefighters Prepare For Cold With ‘Sub Zero’ Plan In Place, and Ask for Help from Public

Frozen fire hydrants are just on the challenges firefighters will be up against as the arctic air continues to move in. Luckily, local firefighters have “sub zero” plan in place. Palatine Fire Department has an ongoing community-based safety program during winter months. During heavy snowfall, finding — let alone using fire hydrants — becomes very […]

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Palatine Fire Department Smoke Detector, Fire Prevention Tips for 2019 Resolutions

COOKING MAIN CAUSE OF HOME FIRES AND HOUSE FIRE INJURIES, BUT HALF OF DEATHS OCCUR AT NIGHT WHEN PEOPLE ARE SLEEPING The Palatine Fire Department is urging Palatine residents to make 2019 a healthier and more fire-safe year. If you’re like the majority of Americans, you’re starting off the new year with a resolution to […]

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Pasco County Fire Rescue Demonstrates “Frying a Turkey Safely” on WFLA Just North of Tampa

WFLA’s Jana Jones interviews Pasco County Division Fire Chief Shawn Whited on the hazards of frying a turkey with a turkey fryer. Highlights to remember … Don’t overfill the fryer with oil. Make sure turkey is completely thawed. Make sure the oil isn’t too hot. In addition read the manufacturer’s instructions and follow the instructions […]

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Palatine Fire Department Provides Summer Grill Safety Tips for Safer Barbecues

Summer is here and grills are lighting up all across the country. The Palatine Fire Department reminds residents to take proactive measures to keep their summer barbecues safe and fun for everyone involved. According to the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association (HPBA) seven out of every 10 adults in the U.S. have a grill or […]

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What Would You Do If You Saw a Person Smoking at the Gas Pumps?

A guy smoking at a gas station is asked repeatedly by the employee to put the cigarette out. You must see how the story ends…hint: the station worker (at undisclosed location) got commended by the manager and received an LED TV as a reward, according to YouTube Channel Fun and Cool. Monday, July 2, 2018 […]

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Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Activate in Presence of Smoke

Kidde has recalled their dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms – models PI2010 and PI9010 due to a risk of the device’s failure to activate as it is designed to function in the presence of smoke. A yellow cap left on during the manufacturing process can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise […]

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Bosch Dishwasher Recall: Power Cord Fire Hazard, Model Numbers Include Gaggeneu, Jenn-Air, Thermador Brands

Bosch, Gaggeneu, Jenn-Air and Thermador brand dishwashers have been recalled because the power cords are at risk of overheating and catching fire. The maker of Bosch (BSH), Gaggeneu (BSH), Jenn-Air and Thermador (BSH) brand dishwashers said consumers/owners should stop using the recalled appliances and contact the company for a free repair. BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, (or […]

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Prospect Heights Fire Open House Saturday October 14, 2017, 10AM to 2PM

As part of Fire Prevention Week Prospect Heights firefighters will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the main fire station at 10 East Camp McDonald Road in Prospect Heights. Every year, the Prospect Heights Fire District opens its doors to the community to showcase […]

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Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District Hosting Antique Fire Truck Show Saturday Sept 9, 2017

Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District will be hosting an antique fire truck show and open house on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the BCFPD Headquarters (Station 1) 22222 North Pepper Road Lake Barrington. The free show will feature the contrast between vintage firefighting equipment from prior generations and today’s […]

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