May 8 2016

Fire Extinguisher Training: Saturday, May 14

The Piedmont Fire Department will be offering free training on the use of fire extinguishers at the Fire Station, 120 Vista Avenue, Piedmont.

The Fire Extinguisher Training for residents will be on Saturday, May 14th from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

This hands on training is intended to better prepare residents to combat small fires that might occur in their homes, offices, or cars.

Residents may bring their extinguishers to the Fire Station for inspection. The training is on a first come first served basis and is restricted to residents 14 years and older.

Residents will also be able to pick up a copy of the Get Ready, Piedmontdisaster preparedness guide prepared by the Public Safety Committee. This document provides comprehensive information on preparation for and response to, earthquakes, fires, landslides, and other emergencies.

Residents with questions are encouraged to contact: Fire Chief Bud McLaren at 420-3030

“Get Ready Piedmont” disaster preparedness manual online  <

Disaster preparedness checklist.

Prior PCA article on emergency preparedness

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