FORT LEE, Va. (Feb. 7, 2013) -- Unattended cooking can have disastrous effects and should be avoided. The recent fire here that resulted in the deaths of two individuals underscores the importance of staying vigilant in the kitchen. The National Fire Protection Association and Fort Lee Fire … Read more

FORT LEE, Va. (Dec. 6, 2012) -- A longtime food favorite in the southern United States, the delicious deep-fried turkey has quickly grown in popularity thanks to celebrity chefs and shows promoting it. While some people rave about this tasty creation, safety experts are concerned that backya… Read more

The increase in outdoor activities that accompanies the arrival of warm spring weather typically includes cooking on grills and campfires with friends and family. Fort Lee Fire and Emergency Services wants to remind everyone of some outdoor fire safety tips and installation regulations conce… Read more

As daylight savings time begins Sunday, March 11, and you change your clock forward, Fort Lee Fire & Emergency Services reminds everyone to check their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. Check the manufacturer’s expiration date on the label, replace batteries if needed and clean… Read more

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