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Oil train derailment

June 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oil train derailment · Dept. of Environmental Quality, Dept. of Public Safety Standards and Training, Dept. of Transportation, Emergency Management, Health Authority, Office of the Governor, State Fire Marshal

Oil train derails near Mosier in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge (Oregonian, 6/3/2016) Mosier really dodged a bullet’: Gorge derailment highlights oil train dangers (Oregonian, 6/4/2016) Gov. Kate Brown promises ‘every state resource’ available to respond to oil train derailment (Oregonian, 6/3/2016) Oil Train Fire Tests Oregon’s New Response Plan (NW News Network, 6/3/2016) Track failure […]

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Using sparklers safely

July 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Using sparklers safely · State Fire Marshal

Sparklers Are The Top Cause Of Fireworks-Related Injuries In Oregon (OPB, 7/2/2015) Keep children safe : be extra careful with sparklers [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Fire Marshal

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Fireworks safety

July 1st, 2015 · Comments Off on Fireworks safety · State Fire Marshal

Fire Marshal Warns Illegal Fireworks Can Carry Big Fines (OPB, 6/30/2015) Fireworks safety: promote and practice the 4 Be’s [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Fire Marshal

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Agricultural fireworks

February 5th, 2015 · Comments Off on Agricultural fireworks · State Fire Marshal

Legislation might put BOOM! in bird repellent (Portland Tribune, 2/3/2015) Oregon bird control fireworks bill moves to House floor (Capital Press, 2/3/2015) Agricultural fireworks [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Fire Marshal

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Wildfire Prevention

August 1st, 2014 · Comments Off on Wildfire Prevention · Dept. of Forestry, Oregon State University, State Fire Marshal

Kitzhaber Calls On Oregonians To Prevent Wildfires (My Central Oregon, 7/29/2014) Wildfire knows no season : stop fires before they start [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Forestry Protecting forests from fire [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Forestry Safe debris burning [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Forestry No more firewood to split [PDF] (2007) Oregon State […]

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Fireworks safety

June 24th, 2014 · Comments Off on Fireworks safety · State Fire Marshal

As Oregon fireworks sales open, officials warn against misuse (Oregonian, 6/24/2014) Fireworks retail sales guidebook [PDF] (2012) Oregon State Fire Marshal A pocket guide to fireworks enforcement for fire and law enforcement officials [PDF] (2014) Oregon State Fire Marshal

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Smoke alarms

March 12th, 2012 · Comments Off on Smoke alarms · State Fire Marshal

Officials encourage checks on smoke alarms (Register Guard, 3/11/2012) Smoke alarm frequently asked questions [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Fire Marshal

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Fireworks safety

June 24th, 2011 · Comments Off on Fireworks safety · State Fire Marshal

Fireworks sales fuse tradition with fundraising (Statesman Journal, 6/24/2011) Reference guide, tent standards for retail sales of fireworks [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Police, Office of State Fire Marshal How to use fireworks safely [PDF] (2007) Oregon Fireworks Task Force Fireworks are prohibited on all beaches and in all state parks [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Police, […]

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Carbon monoxide detectors

July 29th, 2010 · Comments Off on Carbon monoxide detectors · State Fire Marshal

Property owners adjust as carbon monoxide legislation goes into effect (Statesman Journal, 7/20/10) Carbon monoxide questions & answers [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Police, Office of State Fire Marshal

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Forest fire risk

August 11th, 2009 · Comments Off on Forest fire risk · Forest Resources Institute, State Fire Marshal

Firefighters gain ground near Lost Creek Lake (Mail Tribune, 8/1/09) Heat wave leaves ‘unprecedented’ wildfire danger in its wake (The Oregonian, 8/1/2009) Williams Creek Fire still growing, spreading smoke (Mail Tribune, 8/2/09) More than 6,400 lightning strikes lead to 122 new fires across Oregon (The Oregonian, 8/3/09) Forest fire risk and restoration: managing forests to […]

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