Many local and backyard pools will be opening this weekend. Click here for 7 simple steps to prevent your child from drowning from Smart911.com.
Click here for a Severe Weather Preparedness Checklist from Smart911.
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The Warrenville Fire Protection District wants all to have a safe and fun Summer 2016!
Click here for safety tips.
Take a CPR Class
The Warrenville Fire protection District recognizes the importance of CPR, First Aid, and AED training. The instruction of non-Fire District personnel increases both awareness and readiness within the community and plays a vital role in the chain of survival for heart attack victims.
Our CPR class schedule, fees, and registration information can be found by clicking here.
Home Fire Dangers
Research shows that 30 years ago, you had about 17 minutes to escape a home fire. Today that time is only 3-4 minutes. Click here to view a recent video from the Today Show that illustrates why this is the case.
- The leading factor contributing to heating equipment fires is failure to clean, principally creosote from solid fueled heating equipment, primarily chimneys.
- Two of every five home fires starts in the kitchen.
- Working smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in reported home fires in half.