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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Go ‘Blue’ for Irving’s Families

Irving Police and Fire Blue Christmas logo

Every year the Irving Fire and Police Departments partner to collect toys and food for the Blue Christmas Drive to help Irving families during the holiday season. This year, despite pandemic restrictions, the community can still contribute in meaningful w...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Text-to-911 Service Now Available for Irving

Text-to-911: Call if you can, text if you can't.

The City of Irving is excited to announce residents and businesses can now take advantage of Text-to-911 service, as part of the region's 9-1-1 district service upgrade.

During an emergency, it's not always possible for someone to speak or make a phone cal...

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Text-to-911 How-To Video Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Thanksgiving Safety


As you prepare to welcome guests for the upcoming THANKSGIVING holiday, the Irving Fire Department wants everyone to be safe and be careful in the kitchen when cooking.

To reduce the risk of cooking fires this holiday season, we recommend the following saf...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Prevent a Turkey Fryer Fire


The use of outdoor gas-fueled turkey fryers that immerse turkey in hot oil is discouraged. Make sure you have the right recipe to prevent turkey fryer fires, because if not done correctly it can burn the cook and everything around the pot. Keep the follow...

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Printable Safety Sheet Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Space Heater Safety


The Irving Fire Department wants residents to keep safe and warm this winter. Please keep in mind these simple tips when using SPACE HEATERS in the home:

  • Be sure your space heater is in good working condition.
  • Space heaters need space. Keep or maintain a th...
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Posted on: October 16, 2020

Hands-Only CPR


Hands-Only CPR is CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths. It is recommended for use by people who see a teen or adult suddenly collapse in an “out-of-hospital” setting. Hands-Only CPR, performed by a bystander on teens and adults has been shown to be as effec...

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IFD - Learn CPR Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Carbon Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide Alarm

Often called the silent killer, CARBON MONOXIDE is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fuels, such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane and oil, burn incompletely. Carbon Monoxide enters the body through breathing. Carbon Monoxide ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Flu Season


Flu season is here and the Irving Fire Department asks everyone to STAY INFORMED, GET VACCINATED AND STOP THE SPREAD. Flu is unpredictable and can happen at any time, so get ahead of the flu by getting a flu shot.

Please remember these simple tips to help ...

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