The dedicated members of the Minooka Fire Protection District strive to provide reliable emergency services, public education and awareness for our customers in a cost effective and responsible manner.
Before heading out to the water, make sure everyone has on a life jacket!
Click here to visit the U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Resource Center website.
In 2013, where cause of death was known, seventy-seven (77)
percent of fatal boating accident victims drowned.
Of those drowning victims with reported life jacket usage,
eighty-four (84) percent were not wearing a life jacket.
Are you prepared?
For more information about preparing your family, visit www.ready.gov
Click on links below for severe weather tips:
and Emergency Preparedness for:
Kids!....Check out this great website
There is nothing like sitting by an open fire on a cold night. Indoor and outdoor portable ethanol burning fireplaces have become more popular in recent years. While these products provide ambiance and a little warmth, keep in mind the fuel, device and open flame can be dangerous.
Do you know what to do if one of these breaks?