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The mission of the Pocomoke City Fire Company is to protect the lives and property of Pocomoke City and its surrounding area, through emergency response, education, and prevention.

Fire Safety

Don't Wait, Check the Date!

Fire Prevention Week is October 9-15, 2016

Information from:

http://www.nfpa.org/public-education/campaigns/fire-prevention-week

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years,” represents the final year of our three-year effort to educate the public about basic but essential elements of smoke alarm safety.

Why focus on smoke alarms three years in a row? Because NFPA’s survey data shows that the public has many misconceptions about smoke alarms, which may put them at increased risk in the event of a home fire. For example, only a small percentage of people know how old their smoke alarms are, or how often they need to be replaced. Read more from NFPA Journal.

As a result of those and related findings, we’re addressing smoke alarm replacement this year with a focus on these key messages:

  • Smoke alarms should be replaced every 10 years.
  • Make sure you know how old all the smoke alarms are in your home.
  • To find out how old a smoke alarm is, look at the date of manufacture on the back of the alarm; the alarm should be replaced 10 years from that date.

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Recent Calls

Wed Dec, 12 2018 @ 19:58

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Pocomoke

Fri Dec, 7 2018 @ 18:19

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Pocomoke

Mon Dec, 3 2018 @ 17:57

Nature: Fire Alarm

Location: Dispensary

Address: 7260 Hayward Rd

City: Pocomoke, MD 21851

Sat Dec, 1 2018 @ 20:30

Nature: Vehicle Accident

Location: Right Near Lowes

Address: Ocean Hwy and Linden Ave

City: Pocomoke, MD 21851

Alarm Statistics

Jan July
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Mar Sep
Apr Oct
May Nov
Jun Dec
2016 297
2015 285

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