Fire Safety

  • Stay Safe on Halloween!

    Posted October 30, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Walk Safely Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you cross.

    Posted October 30, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Halloween can be known as a scary time of year, but it’s also a time for fun costumes and delicious treats! Scaring should always be good-natured and not pose any real threats. The best Halloween is a safe Halloween. Here are some safety tips to make sure you and your family have a fun and safe trick-or-treating experience.
  • Hear the Beep Where You Sleep!

    Posted October 27, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Daylight savings time ends this weekend. This is the perfect time to remember to change the batteries in your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide alarms.
  • Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

    Posted October 26, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    One simple step can help save your life and the lives of others. Changing smoke detector and carbon monoxide alarm batteries when the time changes, testing those alarms and reminding others to do the same are some of the simplest, most effective ways to reduce these tragic deaths and injuries.
  • Carbondale Fire Receives Grant from Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District

    Posted October 21, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District chose Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District as a recipient for their 2015 Fall Grant Cycle.
  • Smoke Alarm Safety Tip Sheet

    Posted October 8, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Here is a Smoke Alarm safety tip sheet from NFPA to help keep your family safe!
  • Carbondale Fire Helps Place an AED at Ross Montessori School

    Posted September 30, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    We were so glad to be able to help Ross Montessori School get an AED for their facility!
  • Emergency Family Communication Plan

    Posted September 14, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Emergencies can happen at any time. Does your family know how to get in touch with each other if you are not all together? Before an emergency happens, have a family discussion to determine who would be your out-of-state point of contact, and where you would meet away from your home — both in the neighborhood and within your town.
  • Community Wildfire Protection Meeting

    Posted August 25, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Wildfire season isn’t over! Meet with wildfire professionals from Carbondale Fire and learn about current wildfire conditions and what you can do to protect your home
  • Are You Prepared For An Evacuation?

    Posted August 14, 2015 by Jenny Cutright
    Deputy Chief Rob Goodwin talks about putting together a go-kit and evacuating during a wildfire.