February 12, 2016

Surplus Fire Truck for Sale

Surplus Fire Truck for sale: The Town of Hanover, Hanover Massachusetts, is offering for sale by sealed bid a 1999 E-One Fire Pumper.   Vehicle has 140,000 miles, Cummins 325 hp motor, Allison Automatic Transmission, … [Read More...]

Fire Safety for Older Adults

Older Adults at Greatest Risk for Fire Death Older adults, those age 65 and above, accounted for 14% of the population, but 26% of the fire deaths in 2014. They were nearly twice as likely to die in a … [Read More...]

2016 Open Burning Guidelines

Permit Line:   781-826-7850 Open Burning Season Starts January 15 and ends April 30. Permit Required A permit must be obtained from the fire department by calling each day that you wish to conduct open burning.  … [Read More...]

THE IMPORTANCE OF ‘BUILDING A KIT’

FRAMINGHAM, MA – During Emergency Preparedness Month, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) continues to highlight the importance of building an emergency kit.   “Building an emergency kit is an … [Read More...]

MEMA ISSUES POWER OUTAGE SAFETY TIPS

Extended Loss of Power, During and After a Hurricane, Is a Real Possibility   FRAMINGHAM, MA – Throughout this hurricane season the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) urges residents to prepare for … [Read More...]