(NEWS RELEASE) The Rocky Mount Fire Department (RMFD) is spreading a message of safety during Fire Prevention Month. RMFD will host a Fire Safety Showcase on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sam’s Club parking lot. The event will feature safety demonstrations, kid’s activities, equipment displays and free food and drinks. Two live fire demonstrations are also planned, which will highlight the effectiveness of home fire sprinklers and StoveTop FireStop rangehood automatic fire suppressors. These demonstrations are planned to take place at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.
The newest addition to the RMFD fleet of apparatus, Rescue 1, will also be on display, and you’ll have a chance to meet the Swiftwater Emergency Rescue Team and Technical Emergency Rescue Team. Kids will enjoy a puppet show scheduled for 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., the Fire Safety House, Fire Safety Cornhole and RMFD’s new inflatable Fire Safety House.
For more information about the event, contact Kim Wittig at 972-1379.