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Safety Programs

Education &
Outreach

Safety Programs


The OCFA Education and Community Outreach program provides a variety of services and resources for the community.

Cooking
Fires

Safety Programs


Cooking fires are the leading cause of fires, fire injuries and fire deaths in Orange County. Given their frequency, the Orange County Fire Authority believes that more are happening but not being reported.

Disaster
Preparedness

Safety Programs


If a disastrous event overwhelms or delays your community's first responders, are you prepared to go it alone for at least 72 hours?

Drowning
Prevention

Safety Programs


Drowning is a preventable tragedy; however, it is the leading cause of accidental injury and death in children under the age of five and the second leading cause of death in children under the age of 14.

Fire
Safety

Safety Programs


"Keep an eye on what you fry." Stay in the kitchen when frying, grilling or using an open flame.

Smoke Alarms &
Home Escape Plan

Safety Programs


Almost two-thirds of all home fire deaths occur in homes with no working smoke alarm. Protect your family by installing smoke alarms, inspecting them regularly, and practicing home fire drills.

Ready,
Set, Go!

Safety Programs


Many residents have built their homes and landscaped without fully understanding the impact that could result from wildfire. There may not be a lot of time to figure out who is home, what to take, where or when to go. Take personal responsibility and learn what you can do today.