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Christmas Tree Safety

As you deck the halls this holiday season, be fire smart.

A small fire that spreads to a Christmas tree can grow large very quickly.

 

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Candle Safety

Candles may be pretty to look at but they are a cause of home fires — and home fire deaths. Remember, a candle is an open flame, which means that it can easily ignite anything that can burn.

 

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Cooking Safety

Cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries. The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking.

What you should know about home cooking safety

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Dangers of Frying a Turkey

NFPA discourages the use of outdoor gas-fueled turkey fryers that immerse the turkey in hot oil.

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Home Heating Safety

There is something about the winter months and curling up with a good book by the fireplace. But did you know that heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fire deaths? With a few simple safety tips and precautions you can prevent most heating fires from happening.

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Increase Your Family's Safety With a Working Smoke Alarm

The Office of State Fire Marshal urges residents to test their smoke alarms before automatically changing the batteries.

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300 B Avenue / P.O. Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Phone (503) 635-0275
Fax (503) 635-0376

Fire Chief: Larry Goff

Assistant Chief: David Morris

Fire Marshal: Gert Zoutendijk

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