Vegreville Fire Department Reminds Residents to Create a 'Fire Escape Plan'

Saturday marks the final day of ‘Fire Prevention Week’ ...

Fire Services Personnel are encouraging everyone to take advantage of the Thanksgiving long weekend by testing smoke alarms along with creating and practicing a 'home fire escape plan'.

This year’s Fire Prevention Week Theme is ‘Not Every Hero Wears A Cape, Plan and Practice Your Escape’.

Public Education Specialist with the Vegreville Fire Department Lieutenant Sherry Haque says taking small steps now can help prepare you and you family for a worst case scenario, like a house fire.

Haque spent a good chunk of Fire Prevention Week visiting schools and the library to chat with local youngsters about the importance of having a fire escape plan and more.

You can find ideas for plans, Fire Prevention tips and tricks and more HERE.


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