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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Goodnight, Firefighters! Join a live read-aloud featuring Allen Fire staff throughout December

Goodnight Firefighters Virtual Read-Aloud logo

If your child loves firefighters and books, you’re in for a treat! Members of Allen Fire Department will host a free Virtual Read-Aloud at 6 p.m. each Thursday in December featuring firefighter and safety themed books. Suggested for elementary a...

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Posted on: November 8, 2021

Holiday kitchen safety: Food and fun, not fire and injuries

Family cooking together in kitchen

Source: National Fire Protection Association

The kitchen is the heart of the home during the holidays. Safety in the kitchen is important, especially at Thanksgivingtime when there's lots of activity and people at home. As you start preparing your...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Allen Fire crews bring the heat during monthlong flashover training

Firefighter wearing bunker gear observes smoke as it leaves the flashover chamber

Bring the heat! Allen firefighters and Battalion Chiefs completed flashover training throughout October. This is the first departmentwide flashover simulation for Allen Fire Department (AFD).

“Flashover training is an opportunity for firefighters to see th...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Fire prevention and safety with Allen Fire Department

Fire prevention for the holidays! Learn about basic fire prevention and more in these new safety videos featuring Allen firefighters.

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Poison control resources from NCPC

One poison exposure is reported to U.S. poison control every 15 seconds. While children age 6 and younger make up a majority of cases, poisoning affects all ages. Do your part to reduce unnecessary ER visits by staying prepared.

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Life safety and fire safety resources from NFPA

Safety and preparedness are important topics for the entire family. Browse a library full of educational tools and tips from National Fire Protection Association.

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

How can I request a copy of my CDC vaccination card?

Allen Fire Department no longer maintains duplicate records of the CDC card given during vaccinations. If you need a copy of your vaccination record, you may request the information directly from Texas Health and Human Services.

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