Turn & Test When You Set Your Clocks Back

As people turn their clocks back this weekend for the end of daylight saving time, it’s also a great time to test your smoke alarms. “Home fires are our community’s […]

Fire Prevention Month TV Campaign

October is Fire Prevention Month and we’re excited to announce our partnership with the Office of the Oregon State Fire Marshal and Fox 12 Oregon news anchor Nora Hart to bring awareness […]

Red Cross Home Heating Safety Tips

The number one cause of home fires in the Pacific Northwest during the winter is improper use of home heating appliances.    “These fires are especially tragic, because they are so […]

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

Thanksgiving is tomorrow, and for many families, it is the most significant gathering day of the year.  Millions of people will soon be on the road and in the kitchen […]

Spreading the Word about Free Smoke Alarms

Debbie Cheney, wife and mother of two, was delighted when the Red Cross provided her family with free smoke alarms and installed them as well. Cheney has become passionate about […]

Back-to-School Time Is Here!

  Now that summer’s on its way out for the new school year, it’s time to get the kids ready. Beyond getting school supplies and your children’s schedule squared away, […]