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fire 

Although Sacramento is not considered to have a wildland fire danger, we do have areas within the City that can be at risk to fire. Learn about fire prevention, fire safety, and fire protection at Cal Fire.

  • Create a fire evacuation plan for your home.
  • Learn how to use a fire extinguisher, using the acronym P.A.S.S. 
    • P - Pull the arming pin.
    • A - Aim the nozzle at the base of the fire.
    • S - Squeeze the handles together to start the flow.
    • S - Sweep the stream side to side until the fire is out.
  • Practice safe cooking, making sure to never leave the stove or barbecue grill unattended.
  • Take note of potential fire dangers throughout your home, such as:
    • Frayed wires
    • Space heaters
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