The Irving Fire Department reminds everyone to HAVE A HOME AND VEHICLE FIRE EXTINGUISHER. A portable fire extinguisher can save lives and property by putting out a small fire or containing it until the fire department arrives; but portable extinguishers have limitations. Because fire grows and spreads so rapidly, the number one priority for residents is to get out safely.
Please remember to only use a portable fire extinguisher when:
***Remember to always call 911 even if the fire is a small fire.***
Click here for a printable brochure with these safety tips.