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  • N.C. Dept. Pushes Fire Safety Messages to Seniors

    News
    The Herald-Sun, Durham, N.C.
    Posted: May 11th, 2014

    Durham Fire Marshal Edward Reid said the two have joined forces to maximize the number of working smoke alarms in homes and reduce the number of slips and falls seniors experience.


  • Fire Wire 5/14

    Article
    Posted: May 1st, 2014

    MARCH 1: BALTIMORE, MD – Two young children and a man were killed in a two-alarm house fire that also critically injured another woman. MARCH 1: MENTONE, AL – A historical hotel fire burned down in a massive fire likely sparked by the electrical box. Approximately eight guests were able to evacuate and relocate to other lodging...


  • Scuttlebutt 5/14

    Article
    Posted: May 1st, 2014

    Harvick Thanks Oak Ridge Firefighters Four months after NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick and his wife DeLana woke up to the sound of their home’s smoke detector going off, the driver of the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS visited the Oak Ridge (NC) Fire Department to thank the firefighters that helped saved his home. “If it weren’t for these...