Stillwater Fire District
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Support Arvin Hart Fire Company
The annual fund drive is in full swing. The volunteer members of the fire company appreciate your continued support. If you haven’t sent a donation you can mail it to Arvin Hart Fire Company, PO Bx 288, Stillwater NY 12170 – Thank You!!
When you shop Amazon, start with Amazon Smile at Smile.amazon.com and you will be supporting your local fire company. Amazon donates to the charitable organization of your choice. The Arvin Hart Fire Company has registered with Amazon to take advantage of this program. Shop on Amazon by starting with Smile and choose Arvin Hart Fire Company. It doesn’t cost you anything and the pennies add up. Thank you.
Short Subjects Related to Fire Safety
Look Before You Lock
It has been very disturbing that a number of children have died due to being left in hot vehicles. Please put a reminder in the front seat as a memory aid – “Look Before You Lock” and never leave a child unattended at ANY temperature. As first responders, if we see a child in a hot vehicle we will take immediate action to rescue them!!!
Summer Safety Tips
As summer heats up and we enjoy summer vacations, camping, family reunions, picnics and the fourth of July, keep safety in mind and incorporate it every chance you get. We want you to enjoy the summer; healthy and safe. Here are some tips to remember:
Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades and fireworks displays. But along with all the festivities are plenty of visits to emergency rooms – especially during July.
In 2017, at least eight people died and about 12,900 were injured badly enough to require medical treatment after fireworks-related incidents, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. And while the majority of these incidents were due to amateurs attempting to use professional-grade, homemade or other illegal fireworks or explosives, thousands were from less powerful devices like small firecrackers and sparklers.
More fires are reported on July 4 than any other day of the year, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Each year, fireworks cause on average 1,300 structure fires, 300 vehicle fires and nearly 17,000 other fires resulting in thousands of injuries.
We advise everyone to stay away from all consumer fireworks and to only enjoy fireworks at a public display conducted by professionals. As we all know fireworks are legal in many areas of the state but since being made legal have caused serious fires and injuries to both children and adults.
Your local firefighters and EMS first responders what you to enjoy summer and if you’re safe they will be safe also.
Wires-Tires-Fires: Basic Vehicle Stabilization
Great Size Up Tool for MVCs.
Reality Training: Community Outreach
Makes great argument for community outreach
Regularly Scheduled Events:
Training -- Wednesday Nights beginning at 6:30 P.M. and Saturdays beginning at 8:00 A.M. with breakfast beginning at 7:30AM
Company Meetings -- 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 P.M.
Board of Fire Commissioner's Meeting -- 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30 P.M.
Firefighting isn’t for everyone, volunteering is – there is more to do than what is shown here:
Download sign-up sheets and become a member! (Click both links below and fill out)
Attention District Residents: To make sure your county 911 information is correct, call Saratoga County Emergency Services at 884-4769 daily between 9 A.M. and 5 P.M.
Cancer Gap Coverage
Additional Training Resource Links:
New Developments in Fire Service
Get on Board with Fire Service
New Developments in Fire Service Training
Get on Board with Fire Service Updates Training
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