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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Keep your Clothing Dryer Lint Free

clothesdryer

Many of us do not think about a fire starting in our clothes dryer, but it is very important to keep it clean and free of lint buildup to prevent this from happening.

The Irving Fire Department wants everyone to KEEP YOUR CLOTHING DRYER CLEAN AND FREE OF L...

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Printable Sheet Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Ladder Safety Tips

ladder

While removing holiday lights or decorations or doing work around your house or business, the Irving Fire Department wants everyone to be safe when CLIMBING LADDERS.

Please keep the following safety tips in mind when using a ladder:

  • Place ladder on level an...
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Additional Info... Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: January 3, 2020

New Year's Resolution - Conduct a Home/Business Fire Safety Inspection

checklist

The Irving Fire Department wants to remind everyone that conducting a HOME OR BUSINESS FIRE SAFETY INSPECTION is very important.

Here is a list of the top ten things to look for when conducting a fire safety inspection:

  1. Have working smoke alarms. Smoke alar...
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Additional Info... Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Space Heater Safety

spaceheater

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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Additional Info... Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: October 11, 2019

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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Additional Info... Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Flu Season

FluShot

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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Additional Info... Fire - Safety Tip