Think about your safety this week – Fire prevention Week – and all the time

Today, October 8, marks the remembrance of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

“Since 1922, Fire Prevention Week has been observed on the Sunday through Saturday period in which October 9 falls.”

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The US Fire Administration reminds: “Older adults have an increased risk of dying in a fire.”

And click here to get more information and resources that can be used to help keep people with disabilities safe from home fires.

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