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National Fire Prevention Week: 'Look. Listen. Learn.'

Worland fire department emphasizes the basics with local students

 

October 10, 2018

Karla Pomeroy

Worland Fire Lt. Troy Nelsen helps Victoria Casdorph on with boots pants and suspenders showing how big and bulky firefighter gear is during National Fire Prevention Week visit to South Side Tuesday morning.

WORLAND - Today's home fires burn faster than ever. In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Knowing how to use that time wisely takes planning and practice.

The Worland Volunteer Fire Department (WVFD) is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) - the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years - to promote this year's Fire Prevention Week campaign, "Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere," which works to educate the public about basic but essential...



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