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Welcome to the Official Website for the 
Anne Arundel County Volunteer Firefighters Association
P.O. Box 881
Millersville, MD 21108

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Portable Gas Generator Safety

Member John Long, Jr., December 31

Tips for Using Portable Generators Safely
Portable electric generators offer great benefits when outages affect your home, but can also be hazardous. The primary hazards to avoid when using a generator are carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning from toxic engine exhaust, electric shock, and fire. Below are guidelines for safely connecting and operating portable generators.

Never use a generator indoors ... (Full Story & Photos)


Member John Long, Jr., November 30

Turkey fryers
NFPA discourages the use of outdoor gas-fueled turkey fryers that immerse the turkey in hot oil. These turkey fryers use a substantial quantity of cooking oil at high temperatures, and units currently available for home use pose a significant danger that hot oil will be released at some point during the cooking process. The use of turkey fryers by consumers can lead to devastating burns, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Put a Freeze on Winter Fires

Member John Long, Jr., November 29

An estimated 900 portable heater fires in homes are reported to U.S. fire departments each year and cause an estimated 70 deaths, 150 injuries and $53 million in property loss.

Only two percent of heating fires in homes involve portable heaters; however, portable heaters are involved in 45 percent of all fatal heating fires in homes!

You can prevent a portable heater fire in your home this winter ... (Full Story & Photos)

BUCKLE UP Maryland - Every Trip, Every Time

Member John Long, Jr., November 24

The Maryland "Choose Safety for Life" campaign and the National "Culture of Safety" campaign continue to target a 24 hours-a-day, around-the-clock prevention education and enforcement message. This collaborative approach has two goals-to save lives and to improve the safe driving practices of all Marylanders.

We are asking every EMS and Fire company to emphasize Occupant Protection during the November ... (Full Story & Photos)

2015 AACVFA Ladies Auxiliary Officers

Member John Long, Jr., September 12

On Friday September 11, 2015 the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Firefighters Association Ladies Auxiliary installed their new officers. President Theresa Winkelemeyer (Jessup), Vice-President Dorothy Dean (Jessup), Secretary Patti Kidwell (Odenton), Treasurer Sharon Owen (West Annapolis), Historian Jane Huffman (Lake Shore), Guard Diane Jones (Orchard Beach), Chaplain Carene Housenfluck (Arundel)(not ... (Full Story & Photos)

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