Fire & Safety Info

F.V.F.D Documents

Wildland Fire Mutual Aid – Packing List – Mike Thomas prepared this excellent list of items to have packed in case you go on a Wildland Mutual Aid call.

Fire Prevention & Safety

Fire Safety for Kids – Entertaining site to teach your kids about fire safety.

Sparky The Fire Dog – Kids can make virtual fireworks on this site.

Fire Safety Information – Learn about protecting you, your family and your home from the risk of fire.

National Fire Protection Association – A worldwide leader in providing fire, electrical, and life safety to the public since 1896

Fire Safety from the American Red Cross

How Fire Engines Work – We see fire engines all the time, but have you ever stopped to think about all of the things that these machines do?

Earthquake Preparation

Prepare a Home Earthquake Plan – Disaster preparation advice from the American Red Cross.

Flood Preparation

Eel River at Fernbridge – Current River Level or Historical

Fernbridge Web Cam

Flood Safety from the American Red Cross

Area Hospitals

St. Joseph’s Hospital – Eureka, California

Redwood Memorial Hospital – Fortuna, California

Other Fire Departments & Firefighter’s Organizations

California Professional Firefighters

Arcata Volunteer Fire Department

Humboldt Bay FireDepartment

Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department

Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department

San Jose Fire Department and San Jose Fire Museum

Fire Department of New York

The Leary Firefighters Foundation – Their mission is to provide funding and resources for fire departments to obtain the highest level of equipment, technology, and training, as well as to provide resources to the families of firefighters who have perished or been injured in the line of duty

Equipment Manufacturers

American LaFrance


Holmatro Rescue Equipment