Posted on: November 23, 2015

Allen Fire Department Offers Thanksgiving Safety Tips


Don't ruin your holidays with a house fire. Review these safety tips from the Allen Fire Department.

• If you have something cooking on the stove top, stay in the kitchen so you can keep an eye on the food.
• Don't leave the house while you cook the t...Read on...

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

Allen Fire Department Celebrates Firehouse Subs Grant


Firehouse Subs congratulated members of the Allen Fire Department (AFD) on Wednesday, Nov. 18 for receiving more than $18,000 in grants from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.

AFD applied for the funds so it could purchase a fire extinguisher...Read on...

See the extinguisher training system in action.
Posted on: November 18, 2015

Allen Firefighters Train for Trench Rescues


Allen firefighters are better prepared to rescue people from trenches and other confined spaces, thanks to specialized training.

The certification courses were held earlier this fall. Allen Fire Department (AFD) worked with the Texas Division of Emerge...Read on...

Learn more about AFD's trench rescue operations