COMMENTARY: Concerns regarding local home fire safety

I would like to express some thoughts regarding the recent fire that took place on Sand Dune Drive, in Rehoboth Beach. According to the National Fire Protection Association in 2016, 475,500 structure fires occurred in the United States resulting in 2,950 civilian deaths and causing 7.9 billion dollars in damage. Regardless of these statistics the […]

COMMENTARY: The smoke alarm sounds: Do you know what to do?

Consider this scenario: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you awaken to the smoke alarm sounding and the smell of smoke. What do you do? If you and your family don’t have a plan in place, it could jeopardize your safety, or even prove deadly. In a […]