Clothes Dryer Safety
Did you know how important taking care of your clothes dryer is to the safety of your home? With a few simple safety tips you can help prevent a clothes dryer fire.
WYFS January Fire Station Visit
On January 8th the Warrenville Youth and Family Services Quest "Hot Shots" group met for its monthly visit to the fire station and learned about home safety. Read More
Carbon Monoxide Safety
Carbon Monoxide is often called the silent killer.
Click here for important ways to keep yourself and your family safe from this deadly gas.
Take a CPR Class
The Warrenville Fire protection District recognizes the importance of CPR, First Aid, and AED training. The instruction of non-Fire District personnel increases both awareness and readiness within the community and plays a vital role in the chain of survival for heart attack victims.
Our CPR class schedule, fees, and registration information can be found by clicking here.
Home Fire Dangers
Research shows that 30 years ago, you had about 17 minutes to escape a home fire. Today that time is only 3-4 minutes. Click here to view a recent video from the Today Show that illustrates why this is the case.
- The leading factor contributing to heating equipment fires is failure to clean, principally creosote from solid fueled heating equipment, primarily chimneys.
- Two of every five home fires starts in the kitchen.
- Working smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in reported home fires in half.