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Open burning season starts January 15 and ends May 1.  Check with your local fire warden or fire chief to see if open burning is allowed in your community.  Enclosed in the DFS Briefs this month are Safety Tips for Open Burning Season. 

Also included in this month’s Briefs are an advisory on the proposed “new” comprehensive fire code, several training opportunities and info for first responders and the public on the Beat the Beep campaign to replace aging CO alarms.

Please be sure to avail yourself to all of the important information contained in the March DFS Briefs.

Advisories

Proposed "New" Comprehensive Fire Code  pdf format of Proposed "New" Comprehensive Fire Code
 
 

Training Opportunities

Fire Prevention Officer Level I Program  pdf format of Fire Prevention Officer Level I Program
Public Safety Responses to Bombing Incidents  pdf format of Public Safety Responses to Bombing Incidents
From Battlefield to Street: One Uniform to Another  pdf format of From Battlefield to Street: One Uniform to Another
National Fire Academy Programs at MFA  pdf format of National Fire Academy Programs at MFA
Senior Fire Officer Forum: Firefighter Death & Injury Survival Program  pdf format of Senior Fire Officer Forum: Firefighter Death & Injur...

Public Education

Safety Tips for Open Burning Season  pdf format of Safety Tips for Open Burning Season
Beat the Beep  pdf format of Beat the Beep

Print all DFS Briefs for March 2014  pdf format of Print all DFS Briefs for March 2014
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DFS Briefs Archives