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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Fire Safety Doesn't Take a Summer Break!

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The Greenville City Fire Department wants everyone to enjoy this sizzling-hot summer without getting burned! It’s important to remember that fire doesn’t take a summer break and this time of year brings unique dangers, especially with kids out of school. ...

Summer Safety Tips

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Car Seat Safety Checks

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Schedule a free car seat safety check by calling Safe Kids Upstate at 864-454-2041. The service is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, at Greenville Hospital System on Grove Road.

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Grill Safety

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The fire code prohibits the use and storage of most open-flame cooking devices such as charcoal and gas grills on apartment/condo patios, decks and balconies or within 10 feet of the building. The only exceptions are electric cooking devices and those fue...

More about preventing grill fires

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Request A Free Smoke Alarm

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City residents can request a smoke alarm check. If your alarm is not working, it will be replaced at no charge to you.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

GCFD Holds Highest ISO Rating

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The city fire department holds the highest ISO designation available.

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Posted on: April 28, 2018

Learn Hands-Only CPR

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Be ready to offer help with this 15-minute primer on CPR.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Need A Firefighter to Speak?

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Firefighters are available to speak to your group on a variety of safety and fire prevention topics.

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