Posted on: October 6, 2017

This Fire Prevention Week, Plan Your Exit Strategy

Cartoon Dalmatian holding a fire escape plan

In a fire, seconds count. Seconds can mean the difference between escaping safely from a fire or having their lives end in tragedy.

That’s why this year’s Fire Prevention Week theme: “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” is so important. It reinforces wh...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

See This Year's Fire Prevention Contest Winners

Winning entries from the 2017 Fire Prevention Week art contest.

To teach an important safety lesson, Allen Fire Department challenged local students to break out their art supplies. Nine schools and nearly 200 students participated in the 2017 Fire Prevention Contest using crayons, markers, paint and other materials t...

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