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Providing fire and injury prevention information is important in helping us fulfill the mission of the Olathe Fire Protection District. Firefighters are actively participating in helping the citizens of our fire district. Please look through the helpful safety tips below. More information can be found on the NFPA website.

 

Escape Planning Tips

Plan Ahead! If a fire breaks out in your home, you may have only a few minutes to get out safely.
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Fireworks Safety

Two out of five fires reported on the 4th of July are started by fireworks.
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Microwave Safety

While the convenience of the microwave is something we take for granted, safety should not be.
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Scald Prevention

Scald burns are the second leading cause of all burn injuries.
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Smoke Alarm Safety

Smoke Alarms are an important part of a home fire escape plan.
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Cooking Safety

Cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home injuries.
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Carbon Monoxide Safety

Carbon Monoxide Safety

Often called the silent killer, carbon monoxide is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fuels (such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane, oil, and methane) burn incompletely.
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Clothes Dryer Safety

Clothes Dryer Safety

Did you know how important taking care of your clothes dryer is to the safety of your home? With a few simple safety tips you can help prevent a clothes dryer fire.
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Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

Electricity makes our lives easier. However, we need to be cautious and keep safety in mind.
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