Safety Tips

Throughout the year, whether celebrating certain holidays, or when seasonal occurrences happen, there is always opportunity for hazardous situations to arise. Below you will find some general safety information and tips to help avoid those types of situations. Please take some time to review them so that you can be prepared.


Fireworks are beautiful and add fun and excitement to holiday celebrations. But before your family celebrates, make sure everyone knows about fireworks safety.

Take a look at the information in this pdf to learn how to celebrate safely.

hurricane satellite photo

Don’t wait until hurricane season has officially begun. The time to prepare is now.  There are many things to consider before, during, and after a hurricane. Use this guide to help  make things easier for you before and during a hurricane. All information is important and could help save your life and the lives of others.

life ring in a pool

Swimming pools are fun and a great place to spend time with your family and friends, but with that fun comes responsibility. Be sure that good times are safe times. Establish rules and enforce them. Supervise your pool. Remember, pool safety is everyone’s responsibility. Take time to read helpful tips for a safe pool season.


Before you attempt a controlled burn, you need to know the Residential Open Burning Rules and Regulations. Read the ordinance before you begin.