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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Poison control resources from NCPC

One poison exposure is reported to U.S. poison control every 15 seconds. While children age 6 and younger make up a majority of cases, poisoning affects all ages. Do your part to reduce unnecessary ER visits by staying prepared.

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Life safety and fire safety resources from NFPA

Safety and preparedness are important topics for the entire family. Browse a library full of educational tools and tips from National Fire Protection Association.

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Allen Fire Station 6: Project and Construction Updates

Digital rendering of the exterior front of future Fire Station 6

MARCH 2023 - Earthwork and groundwork are complete for Station 6, and electrical and water installations are completed successfully underground. The site is now prepared for the next stage of construction—the foundation. As soon as clear skies a...

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Posted on: March 31, 2023

April is Pet Safety Month

Cat held snuggly in arms of owner

Did you know pets and wild animals have a part in starting about 750 home fires per year? These involve cooking equipment, fireplaces and chimneys, space heaters, lamps, bulbs, wiring and candles. Here are some reminders on how to stay fire-safe with pets...

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