News Flash

VCFD

3 Stories
Posted on: October 4, 2020

Cooking Safety

VCFD

FACTS 

--The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking. 

--Most cooking fires in the home involve the stovetop. 

SAFETY TIPS "COOK WITH CAUTION" 

--Be on alert! If you are sleepy or have consumed...

Read on...

VCFD
Posted on: October 11, 2020

Be Halloween Safe

VCFD

DID YOU KNOW 

--Decorations are the first thing to ignite in more that 1,000 reported home fires each year. 

HALLOWEEN FIRE SAFETY TIPS 

--When choosing a costume, stay away from billowing or long trailing fabric. If your child is ...

Read on...

VCFD
Posted on: October 10, 2020

Candle Safety

VCFD

FACTS 

--On average, a candle fire in the home is reported to a U.S. fire department every 30 minutes. 

--Roughly two-fifths of home candle fires started in the bedroom. 

--More than half of all candle fires start when things that ...

Read on...

VCFD