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FREE Webinar about CO Safety

When:  Thursday, November 15th at 2:00 p.m. What:   A FREE, educational 60-minute webinar for fire departments and other safety advocates to learn more about the 2013 requirements of the California Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act. Webinar participants will receive a complimentary kit complete with a large display banner for your local firehouse and other communications […]

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Juveniles and Fire

A couple of weeks ago, Orange County Fire Authority responded to a wildfire in San Clemente.  The fire was intentionally set behind apartments frequented by juveniles.  A child on summer break used a lighter to start twigs and vegetation on fire.  Thankfully it was a slow moving fire and it was contained to small area.  If wind […]

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Cooking Cardboard?

I have noticed recently an influx of “For Rent” signs on the street where I live.  I even saw a reputable moving truck company across the street this morning as I left for work.  We all know that summer is a busy time for moving.  While your focus is to fill vacant units, sign leases, […]

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Grilling Hot Doggity Happiness

While everyone prepares for the 4th of July festivities, we thought it might be wise to send out one last “shout-out” in the name of summer safety; specifically with regard to barbeques and grilling.  The scene:    Children in the pool with a responsible “Water Watcher” and the Grill Master cooking madly to feed the crowd […]

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Celebrating our Nation’s Birthday Safely

On Wednesday, June 27, Orange County Firefighters responded to a fire due to  fireworks going through an apartment window.  The first item that was ignited was a sofa which spread to nearby drapes.  As we prepare to celebrate our nation’s birthday in the upcoming week, Orange County firefighters encourage residents to attend public fireworks displays. Click […]

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