What You Need to Know About FIREWORKS!

As you prepare to celebrate Independence Day with family picnics, outings to the beach and neighborhood barbecues, take steps to prevent these festivities from turning into tragedies. Each Fourth of July, hundreds of children are permanently disfigured due to burns by fireworks.  Each year, fireworks in the United States cause approximately twelve deaths, 2000 serious […]

Change your Clocks, Change your Smoke Detector Batteries!

On Sunday, March 13, change the batteries in your smoke alarms and other detectors!  SVFC encourages you to make a habit of changing the batteries in your smoke detectors at least twice a year – at the beginning and end of daylight savings time. “Smoke alarms are the first warning sign of a fire.  These devices […]