March 13, 2019

On February 27th, 2019 the CPSC announced a recall on 80 Lumen 12V Rechargeable Flashlights. While charging, the flashlight can overheat and pose a burn hazard to consumers.

Consumers should stop using the flashlights and contact Harbor Freight Tools for a refund gift c...

March 13, 2019

On February 27, 2019 the CPSC announced a recall on Greenwood Propane torches. The trgiger on the torches that engage the flame can fail to disengage when the trigger is no longer pressed, posing a burn hazard.

Consumer should stop using the torches and return them to H...

March 13, 2019

The CPSC announced a recall on February 26, 2019 on Sleeper Chair Folding Foam Beds. The mattress does not meet the federal flammability standards for mattresses, posing a potential fire hazard.

Consumers should stop using the recalled mattresses and contact D&D Futon F...

March 10, 2019

Smoke alarms play a crucial role in the event of a fire. They are designed to detect smoke and signal you a warning to escape your home quickly and safely. To be prepared in the event of a fire, everyone should have smoke alarms installed in their home. Smoke alarms sh...

February 19, 2019

The CPSC recalled the Outdoor Gourmet Turkey Keg turkey fryer on February 19th, 2019. The turkey fryer was found to have a fire hazard, since the fryer spout can leak oil. 

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to any Academy Sports + Outdoor...

January 28, 2019

Join us on Saturday, March 23rd for this year's Public Fire and Life Safety Educator Seminar to gain more knowledge on fire and life safety topics and network with other fire and life safety professionals.

The Seminar begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m and will...

December 14, 2018

The CPSC announced a recall on Emerson Branded Sensi WiFI thermostats. Contact between the thermostat wires and household line voltage can damage the thermostat, posing a fire hazard.

Consumers should immediately check their Sensi thermostat to determine in "Emerson" is...

December 7, 2018

When decorating for the upcoming Holidays, please keep the following tips in mind.

  • Choose flame resistant or retardant decorations.

  • Keep lit candles away from decorations or flammable objects. OR opt for flameless candles.

  • When using lights, 

    •  use...

November 30, 2018

The Holiday Season has officially begun as we say goodbye November and hello December.

If you have already decorated or will be decorating a live Christmas tree, keep these tips in mind:

  • Choose a tree that is fresh and has green needles.

  • Cut 2 inches from the tr...