With the start of a new school year fast approaching, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reminds all drivers, students and parents to put safety first in school zones and near bus stops. Students travel to school by a variety of means: school bus (the safest means of transportation to and from school), walking, […]
The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has developed a “Back-to-School Safety Checklist” for parents to consider as school starts this week. You may click below to download a pdf version. [CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR PDF VERSION] schoolsafety
The Smithfield Fire Department encourages members of the Smithfield community to participate in this year’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. See details below to sign up.
Summer Weather Safety and Survival Summer Safety Rules Your National Weather Service Forecast Office will usually initiate alert procedures when the daytime heat index is expected to exceed 105°F and the nighttime temperature remains at 80°F or more for at least two consecutive days. This will typically result in a Heat Advisory being issued for […]