Fire Prevention and Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life


October marks the anniversary of one of most famous fires in American history. The Great Chicago Fire began October 8, 1871 and ended the next day. While fact and fiction are mixed regarding the origin, there’s no dispute about the devastation – it killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres.
According to the National Fire Protection Association, October is still the