Prevention & Safety Tips

  • Smoke Alarms: On-call 24/7


    Smoke alarms are on call 24 hours a day. Carbon Monoxide alarms can save you from a silent killer.

  • Elderly Fire Safety

    Cooking Safety

    Follow these steps to reduce the risk of fires in the kitchen.

  • Escape Planning

    Make sure everyone in your family knows two ways out.

  • Will your family make it out?

    Family Protection

    Teach your children that matches are not toys and help older relatives stay safe.

  • Put Your Butts in the Sand


    Know Overland Park's rules for fireworks and celebrate safely.

  • Smoking Safety

    You can stop a fire before it starts. Put it out, then make sure it's out.