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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Employee Spotlight

December 2023 - David Georgetti

December's Employee Spotlight is on Firefighter David Georgetti. David is one of the eight firefighters hired to help with staffing needs when FVFD Station #4 opens later this year. Click on the link below and get to know David a little better.

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Posted on: December 4, 2023

Religious Candle Safety

Religious Candle Safety 2023

Candle Safety

• Candles should be placed in a sturdy candle holder. 

• Handheld candles should not be passed from one person to another at any time. 

• When lighting candles at a candle lighting service, have the...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

Christmas Tree Safety

Christmas Tree Safety (1)

Picking the Tree

Choose a tree with fresh, green needles that do not fall off when touched. 

Placing the Tree

Before placing the tree in the stand, cut 2” from the base of the trunk. 

Make sure the tree is at least three feet away from any h...

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Posted on: November 20, 2023

Thanksgiving Cooking Safety

Cooking Turkey

From testing family recipes to decorating cakes and cookies, everyone enjoys being part of the preparations. As you start preparing your holiday schedule and organizing that large family feast, remember, by following a few simple safety tips you can enjoy...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Space Heater Safety

Space Heater Safe Use (3)

Heater Checklist

 • Purchase a heater with the seal of a qualified testing laboratory. 

• Keep the heater at least 3 feet away from anything that can burn, including people. 

• Choose a heater with a ther...

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