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Posted on: August 3, 2022

College Campus Fire Safety

Midsection photo of a student wearing a backpack and holding books

Source: National Fire Protection Association

Did you know roughly six out of seven fires in dormitories are started by cooking? College students living away from home should take a few minutes to make sure they are living in a fire-safe environment. Educat...

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Posted on: July 26, 2022

Preparation is key with Allen CERT’s basic training course

Allen Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will begin its annual training course on Thursday, August 11. This instructor-led course will train participants how to prepare for and respond to crises.

Topics covered include:

  • Disaster Preparedness
  • CERT Organ...
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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Fire prevention and safety with Allen Fire Department

Fire prevention for the holidays! Learn about basic fire prevention and more in these new safety videos featuring Allen firefighters.

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Poison control resources from NCPC

One poison exposure is reported to U.S. poison control every 15 seconds. While children age 6 and younger make up a majority of cases, poisoning affects all ages. Do your part to reduce unnecessary ER visits by staying prepared.

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Life safety and fire safety resources from NFPA

Safety and preparedness are important topics for the entire family. Browse a library full of educational tools and tips from National Fire Protection Association.

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Allen Fire Station 6: Project and Construction Updates

Digital rendering of the exterior front of future Fire Station 6

MAY 11, 2022 - Allen City Council approves a construction contract for Fire Station 6 in the amount of $11,247,190, not to exceed $14,974,976. Funds are sourced from $9.945 million approved by Allen voters during the 2016 bond election.

Located at Ridgevie...

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