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Apartment Fire causes 500K in Damages

At 8:42 pm on Monday, July 9th, Orange County Fire Authority responded to an apartment fire started by oil in a pan that was left unattended.  One patient was transported to a medical facility for smoke inhalation.  The Red Cross responded to assist with 11 units of displaced residents. There was $500,000.00 of damage to the apartment building and $20,000.00 of damage […]

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Free Smoke Alarms for the Hard of Hearing

Orange County Fire Authority has been awarded a federal grant which provides a limited supply of smoke alarms for individuals who meet the following requirements: Individuals must be hard of hearing Individuals must live in an apartment, condominium, or multi-family residence Individuals must live within Orange County Fire Authority jurisdiction Information on the link below explains […]

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Congratulations Dorado Senior Apartments

CONGRATULATIONS to Dorado Senior Apartments in Buena Park for being the first OC Safe Apartments Partner! On Tuesday, February 21, Orange County Fire Authority Battalion Chief Bill Lockhart,  Firefighters from Engine 61, and Fire Prevention staff presented a certificate signifying the partnership between the property managers and Orange County Fire Authority.  Ramona May, Area Manager for […]

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Life Lost in Pasadena

This is unacceptable.   View the video of a fire fatality in Pasadena today at  http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/video?id=8544914     Details: 70-year-old woman and her cat died. There were no working smoke alarms.   Solutions: Ensure that every one of your residents have working smoke alarms. INSTALL- 10 year lithium battery smoke alarms. INSPECT-Test smoke alarms monthly. PROTECT-Replace smoke […]

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OC Safe Apartment “Partner” Status

What does the word “Partner” mean to you?  Here at OC Safe Apartments, we like to think of a partner as many people working together as a team for a common goal. Being a partner with OC Safe Apartments will increase the overall safety of your property and residents.  The cost you ask?  The cost […]

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