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Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 17, 2013

        Campus fire safety Inspections/code enforcement Smoke alarms Sprinklers Wildland fire safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other safety news International news Fire prevention news articles Campaigns/other fire safety activities 10,000 smoke detectors; Fire department plans one-day blitz (Iowa) American Red Cross partners with Harvey firefighters to educate about home fire safety … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 17, 2013

Chicago Red Cross Helps Everyone Stay Safe on Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving nears the Chicago Red Cross hopes that families will work to prevent cooking fires by taking some basic safety measures. In the U.S., Thanksgiving is the peak day for cooking fires, 90 percent of which are caused by unattended cooking. Although Thanksgiving is a day for family, friends and football, it is also … Continue reading Chicago Red Cross Helps Everyone Stay Safe on Thanksgiving

Hurricane App Debuts For Free from the American Red Cross

Connects to social networks to say 'I'm safe,' share weather data By Matt Hamblen August 1, 2012 12:07 PM ET  2nd Posting: October 29, 2012 Computerworld - A new, free hurricane app from the American Red Cross offers location-based NOAA weather alerts and lets users send a one-touch "I'm safe" message via social networks to … Continue reading Hurricane App Debuts For Free from the American Red Cross

Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – March 13, 2012

Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles - Updated 03/12/2012 Campaigns/ Other Fire Prevention Activities Wilmington Fire Department to make door-to-door visits in fire … Continue reading Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – March 13, 2012

Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 30, 2011

Selected Fire Prevention related articles appearing in the past week from scores of e-sources in the news media. Updated each Monday morning. Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety CO Detectors Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Winter Safety Wildland Fire Safety Other Fire Safety News International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles … Continue reading Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 30, 2011

Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 25, 2011

Selected Fire Prevention related articles appearing in the past week from scores of e-sources in the news media. Updated each Monday morning. Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety CO Detectors Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Winter Safety Wildland Fire Safety Other Fire Safety News International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles … Continue reading Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 25, 2011

Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 18, 2011

Selected Fire Prevention related articles appearing in the past week from scores of e-sources in the news media. Updated each Monday morning. Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety CO Detectors Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Winter Safety Wildland Fire Safety Other Fire Safety News International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles … Continue reading Fire Prevention News: Weekly Roundup – January 18, 2011

CPR is no longer as easy as A-B-C

You may have heard that the American Heart Association (AHA) has changed its recommendations for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in its 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Previously, the association recommended that lay and professional rescuers use the A-B-Cs (Airway-Breathing-Compressions) method of CPR to revive victims of sudden cardiac arrest. … Continue reading CPR is no longer as easy as A-B-C