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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Thanksgiving Safety

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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 foll...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Hands-Only CPR

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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 b...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Irving's Annual Blue Christmas Toy and Food Drive to Help Underprivileged Kids

Irving Fire worked with employees at Bar Louie in 2017 to bring the holidays to underprivileged kids

It is time for Irving to go blue! Blue Christmas, the annual toy and food drive for underprivileged children and families in Irving, begins Nov. 24. Irving firefighters and police are once again teaming up to rally residents to give during the holiday sea...

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Fire - Safety Tip
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Space Heater Safety

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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 12, 2018

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: September 21, 2018

Smoking Safety

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***According to the U.S. Fire Administration, smoking is the #1 CAUSE OF HOME FIRE DEATHS across the country.***

Please keep these SMOKING SAFETY tips in mind:

  • If you smoke, smoke outside.
  • Keep lighters, matches and smoking material out of the reach of child...
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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Flu Season

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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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