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Posted on: September 15, 2021

2021 Scholarship Recipients

2021 Relief Fund Scholarship Winners

The Fuquay-Varina Fire Department Local Relief Fund Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the 2021 recipients of their annual scholarship program.

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Employee Spotlight

Employee Spotlight September 2021

Nicholas Holeman’s firefighting career began in January of 2019 when he joined Buies Creek Volunteer Fire Department.  He attended classes at Johnston Community College and weekend schools all over the state to obtain his fire and EMS certificati...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Babysitter Fire Safety Tips

Babysitter

Before the parents leave

  • Write down the complete address and phone number of the place where you are babysitting and phone numbers for:
    • Fire, Police, Ambulance & Emergency Services - often one number - 9-1-1.
    • Where the parents can be reached.
    • Neighbor(s)....
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Posted on: September 6, 2021

Apartment Fire Safety

Apartment

Within minutes, small flames can spread and grow into a deadly fire. To prepare for a fire, you should think about how you would get out of the building long before the alarm sounds. Know the fire safety features where you live.

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Fire Safety for People with Disabilities

Disability Home Plan

Statistics 

Each year:

  • There are approximately 700 home fires involving people with physical disabilities.
  • There are approximately 1,700 home fires involving people with mental disabilities.
  • Kitchens and cooking areas are the primary areas where thes...
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Posted on: August 23, 2021

School Bus Safety

Back to School

Students are about 70 times more likely to get to school safely when taking a bus instead of going by car. With buses being the most regulated vehicles on the road, they’re designed to be safer than passenger vehicles in preventing crashes and injuries.

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