Time Is Money
Oct 27 - If time really is money, then you will want to make sure that on Sunday, November 2, 2014 you act quickly and change your batteries in your smoke alarms. Perhaps more importantly, is that it is a lifesaving activity that the entire family can join in on. Make sure your family has a home escape plan and then practice your escape after you have tested your smoke alarms. With so many sounds being emitted in our homes it is critical to know what YOUR smoke alarm sounds like.
Commercial Structure Fire at Market Held in Check by Fire Sprinklers
Oct 23 - Shortly after 2:00pm, San Bernardino Communications Center received a call for a fire alarm activation in the 14800 block of Seventh Street in the City of Victorville, at the Pueblo Ranch Market. At the same time the call was received, a Paramedic Truck from near by Station 311 at the entrance to the fairgrounds reported smoke coming from the roof of the market. The incident was immediately upgraded to a commercial structure fire.
San Bernardino County ShakeOut is a Huge Success
All County Departments in addition to numerous cities and towns, residents, businesses and school children throughout the county participated in this year’s Great California ShakeOut drill.
Great California ShakeOut
Join over 635,000 people who live and work in San Bernardino County in the world’s largest earthquake drill on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 10:16 a.m. (10/16 @ 10:16). Practice what you will do when the earth starts shaking; DROP, COVER and HOLD ON! Take steps NOW to prepare for San Bernardino County’s next damaging earthquake. Click here for more information on the ShakeOut in San Bernardino County and ways YOU can participate.
On Saturday, October 11th, the California Fire Foundation honored the memory of 15 fallen firefighters, as their names were added to the more than 1,250 currently inscribed on the California Firefighters Memorial in Sacramento.