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Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and practice your escape!

Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and practice your escape!

by Kaiserslautern Military Community Fire & Emergency Services Flight The KMC Fire & Emergency Services Flight is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® —the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years — to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears […]

October 4, 2019 ×


Fire safety tips to follow this spring

Courtesy of the 86th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Prevention office

The warm spring weather has finally arrived. It’s time to enjoy our barbecues and evenings with a fire pit or campfire. Please follow these KMC Fire Emergency Services safety tips when using a grill, fire pit or campfire.

March 31, 2016 ×


Fire escape plans: Get out safely

Courtesy of KMC Fire Emergency Services

Imagine what it would be like to wake up at night and find your house is on fire. What would you do? Where would you go? Could you get everyone out safely? Do you know that in less than 30 seconds, a small flame can grow completely out of control and turn into a major fire?

October 10, 2013 ×


Putting the heat on kitchen fires

by Dijon Rolle
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz

How many times have you started dinner and ran upstairs to do a load of laundry or darted out of the kitchen to take a phone call — all while leaving your pots and pans to cook on a hot stove unattended?
Klaus Kueppers, fire protection inspector and acting assistant chief for the garrison’s Fire Prevention program, said these simple scenarios are all too common in many kitchens.

October 3, 2013 ×


Smoke alarms save lives

Courtesy of the 86th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department

According to the National Fire Protection Association, 38 percent of home fire deaths happen in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms.

July 18, 2013 ×