Safety Tips

Fireworks Safety Tips
The Village does not allow the sale, purchase or use of any type of fireworks within Village Limits. Leave the fireworks to the professionals and enjoy the Village's display on July 4.  Click here for additional fireworks safety tips.

Lightning Safety Tips
Thunder and lightning storms happen all the time. Know what to do to keep you and your family safe when storms strike. For more information, click here.

Frozen Pipe Tips
Learn how to thaw frozen pipes with these simple steps. Click here for more information.

Winter Furnace & Water Heater Safety Tips

Stay safe this Winter with these important furnace and water heater tips. To learn more about these tips, click here.

National Burn Awareness Week
National Burn Awareness Week is observed during the first full week of February each year to spotlight burn hazards and recall safety tips. For more information, click here.

Winter Holiday Safety
Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season. To learn about this tips, click here

Keep an Eye on What you Fry
Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and home fire injuries. The peak time for home cooking fires is the holiday season from Thanksgiving to Christmas. To learn more about preventing cooking fires, click here.

Keep the Wreath Red
The "Keep the Wreath Red" program is used to raise fire safety awareness during the holiday season and has become an annual event. For more information, click here.

Christmas Tree Safety
A small fire that spreads to a Christmas tree can grow large very quickly, so be fire smart. For safety tips on Christmas tree safety, click here.

Tis the Season for Candle Safety

Learn more about the damage caused by candles and candle safety.

Call 811 First
Call JULIE before you dig

There are many hidden hazards underground - under your yard. Call JULIE first before you dig! You can also read the homeowners guide.

No Parking / Fire Lane
Find out about parking in fire lanes.

CPR & Automated External Defibrillator
Learn how to enroll in a CPR or AED class.

Change Your Clock / Change Your Batteries
Properly maintain your smoke detectors.
 
Dryer Lint Hazards
Find out about dryer lint hazards.

Different Ways To Extinguish Different Fires
Each type of fire requires a specific way to extinguish it.

Flexible Gas Lines
Inspect and replace any deteriorated, older-style brass, flexible gas connectors in your home.

Is it the Flu or Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Education yourself about the dangers of Carbon Monoxide.

Is Your Number Up
Keep your street address clearly visible for quicker emergency response.

Kerosene Heater Safety
Learn about the hazards associated with kerosene heaters.