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    Older Adults

    As you age, your risk of death from fire increases significantly. Adults 65 and over are 2.5 times more likely to die in fires.

  • Choking Prevention

    Children can easily choke on food and everyday objects. Learn simple tips to keep children safe.

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    Flea-borne Typhus

    Flea-borne typhus occurs in the summer and fall months in the LA area and this year there have been more cases than usual.

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    Halloween Safety

    Children love the costumes, treats and friendly frights of Halloween. Ensure kids have a fun and safe holiday by following these recommended tips.

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    Carbon Monoxide Safety

    Are carbon monoxide (CO) alarms installed and maintained in your home?

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    Fire Prevention Week

    This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign is “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere.”

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    Flu Season

    Flu is a potentially serious, contagious disease that can lead to hospitalization and even death. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a three-step approach to fight flu.

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    Car Seat Safety

    Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death for children in the United States. Car seats can make all the difference.

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    Fire Extinguishers

    Fire extinguishers are helpful for immediate use on small fires.

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    Mission: Lifeline-EMS Recognition

    The American Heart Association and LA County Emergency Medical Services Agency awarded the Paramedic Program of the Burbank Fire Department (BFD) the gold standard recognition of “Mission: Lifeline-Emergency Medical Services.”

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    National Preparedness Month

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    Home Fire Sprinklers

    The Burbank Fire Department wants the community to know that home fire sprinklers save lives and property. In a fire, sprinklers quickly control heat and smoke.

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    Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup

    Do you have items that are too toxic to trash? The Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup will occur on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Burbank Fire Department Training Center (1845 Ontario Street, Burbank, CA 91504).