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Fulton County participating in Fire Prevention Week
by Staff Reports
October 06, 2013 04:09 PM | 2149 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The Fulton County Fire Rescue Department is holding several events in the community as a part of Fire Prevention Week, which started Sunday and ends Saturday. This year’s theme is “Prevent Kitchen Fires!”

According to the National Fire Protection Association, two of every five home fires start in the kitchen. Residents are encouraged to learn more about how they can prevent kitchen fires.

Join Fulton Fire Rescue at one of the following events:

o Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harriet G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility. The event will include the fire engine, an information booth, and a fire safety house demonstration.

o Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Southwest Regional Library. It will include an information booth and a fire truck demonstration.

o Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Health and Safety Fair at Fulton County Government Center Atrium, Peachtree Level. Sparky the Fire Dog will be there.

Fulton County residents are encouraged to visit their local fire station during Fire Prevention Week to learn more about what steps they can take to prevent fires in their homes.


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