Public Education

prevent-logo_large1It is our mission at the Dixon Fire Department to enhance fire safety and prevention within our community.  The best prevention of fires and preventable injuries is through public education.

Listed below are several of the most popular public education programs that the Dixon Fire Department offers:

-Juvenile Fire Program

-F.R.E.D. Program (Fire Ready Every Day)

-Fire Prevention Week

-Fire extinguishers at work – Local businesses are encouraged to call to schedule a video presentation followed by a hands on extinguisher demo for employees.

-Fire prevention and preventable injuries for the elderly – Typically presented by the Chief to groups of elderly or community organizations on safety issues.

-Station tours

-Touch a truck

We are always looking to expand our educational programs and broaden the benefit our programs offer.  To schedule a presentation by members of the Dixon Fire Department, please call us at (815) 288-3323

 

 

 

 

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Some of the content on this page is courtesy of Bob Gibler.