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Graco recalls 25,000 child car seats for injury hazard

By | 2017-05-28T02:40:27+00:00 May 28th, 2017|Active Alert, Alerts|

More than 25,000 car seats are under recall because the seat webbing may not adequately restrain the child in a crash. Graco My Ride 65. (Graco) Graco Children's Products is recalling certain Graco My Ride 65 convertible child restraints, models 1871689, 1908152, 1813074, 1872691, 1853478, 1877535, 1813015, and 1794334. The seats, which were produced in [...]

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ISO Class 1 – Hoover Fire Department

By | 2017-05-16T20:01:18+00:00 May 16th, 2017|News|

The Hoover Fire Department has been awarded a Class 1 Public Protection Classification rating by the Insurance Services Office (ISO), an organization that independently evaluates municipal fire protection efforts in communities throughout the United States. Many communities use the Public Protection Classification rating as a benchmark for measuring the effectiveness of their fire-protection services. The [...]

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International Firefighters’ Day -May 4th

By | 2017-05-04T18:18:44+00:00 May 4th, 2017|News|

Firefighters dedicate their lives to the protection of life and property. Sometimes that dedication is in the form of countless hours volunteered over many years, in others it is many selfless years working in the industry. In all cases it risks the ultimate sacrifice of a firefighter’s life. International Firefighters’ Day (IFFD) is a time [...]

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Fairfield Fire Department on the untimely loss of Fire Chief Kevin Sutton

By | 2017-05-04T18:02:47+00:00 May 4th, 2017|News|

The Hoover Fire Department sends our condolences to the Fairfield Fire Department on the untimely loss of Fire Chief Kevin Sutton. Chief Sutton was involved in a motor vehicle accident along with his wife and daughter yesterday. Please keep the Fairfield Fire Department, City of Fairfield and the Sutton family in your thoughts and prayers. [...]

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Rabies found in Shelby County cat and raccoon

By | 2017-04-17T14:26:21+00:00 April 16th, 2017|Active Alert, Alerts|

Story by:Amy Yurkanin al.com link Two animals in northern Shelby County tested positive for rabies recently, so public health officials are warning residents to take precautions against the deadly neurological disease. A cat in Indian Springs and a raccoon in the Heatherwood subdivision both tested positive for the virus. The raccoon had been fighting with [...]

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Congressional Fire Service -2017

By | 2017-04-13T13:40:29+00:00 April 12th, 2017|News|

Chief Wingate along with other Alabama Fire Chiefs recently attended the Congressional Fire Services Institute in Washington, DC representing the Central Alabama and Alabama Fire Chiefs Association. 12 representatives collectively spoke with our Senators and Representatives with hopes for good results of their support for fire service and EMS related issues. Some Fire Chiefs in [...]

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Ford Recalls 570K Vehicles for Fire Risk, Door Latch Trouble

By | 2017-04-10T01:13:43+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Active Alert, Alerts|

Story by Tom Krisher Photo by Getty Images Ford is recalling more than 570,000 vehicles in North America and Europe to fix separate problems that can cause engine fires and doors to fly open unexpectedly. The recalls will hit the company's bottom line in the first quarter of this year. Ford said in a Wednesday filing [...]

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Battery Chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers Recalled by Performance Designed Products Due to Burn Hazard

By | 2017-04-04T14:33:04+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Active Alert, Alerts|

This recall involves Energizer® XBOX ONE 2X Smart Chargers used to charge XBOX ONE video game controllers. The chargers are black plastic and measure about 3.5 inches long, 5 inches wide and 11 inches tall. “Energizer®” is printed on the charger’s label. Item number 048-052-NA is printed on the bottom of the chargers. The chargers [...]

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Tip sheet on safety in places of public assembly prepares the public for emergencies

By | 2017-03-30T20:39:07+00:00 March 30th, 2017|News|

Every day, millions of people wake up, go to work or school, and take part in social events. But every so often the unexpected happens: an earthquake, a fire, a chemical spill, an act of terrorism or some other disaster. Routines change drastically, and people are suddenly aware of how fragile their lives and [...]

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