Archive for July 2010

Security Tip of the Week

Security Tip of the Week is from the Department of Homeland Security “If you are ever trapped in a fire, be prepared to crawl. Smoke and heat rise. The air is clearer and cooler near the floor. Try to escape through a door. If it’s not hot, open slowly and ensure fire and/or smoke is…

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Extinguishing Kitchen Fires

Fires have a greater chance of starting in your kitchen than anywhere else in your home. There are four kinds of fires: Class A:  Fires with trash, wood, paper or other combustible materials as the fuel source. Class B:  Fires with flammable or combustible liquids as the fuel source. Class C:  Fires involving electrical equipment.…

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