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Community Risk Reduction

We at Chatham Emergency Services make risk reduction for our community one of our highest priorities. On this site you will find information, articles, and suggestions to help reduce the risk of fire and provide the safest environment for your family. Also below you will find information to some of our most popular community involvement projects.

APRIL WEEK 4 BARN AND OUTDOOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY

Mrs. O’Leary’s Cow may have gotten a bad rap but the folktale reminds us fire safety is an important part of farm life. People, animals, and property are in danger when fire breaks out on the farm. Inspect your barn and outbuildings for fire hazards to reduce the risk...

APRIL WEEK 3 LIGHTNING SAFETY

Thunder and lightning storms happen all the time. Know what to do to keep you and your family safe when storms strike! Indoor Safety During a Lightning Storm · Stay off corded phones, computers, and other electrical equipment that put you in direct contact with...

APRIL WEEK 2 WILDFIRE – ARE YOU PREPARED?

Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S., and more and more people are living where wildfires are a real risk. Nearly 45 million homes abut or intermingle with wildlands and more than 72,000 U.S. communities are now at risk. But by working together residents can...

APRIL WEEK 1 OUTDOOR BURNING

Sitting under the stars by a crackling fire or entertaining friends and family in the backyard or around the pool creates wonderful memories that last a lifetime and bring everyone together. But they also bring an increased risk of home fires and burn injuries. With a...

SAFE Family Program

In 2017 Chatham Emergency Services launched the SAFE (Smoke Alarms For Eveyone) Program. This program serves to help ensure our subscribers are safe and have the proper equipment in their homes to alert them in the event of a fire so that everyone can get out safely. Visit the link below to submit your request for free detectors today.

For more information visit: www.chathamsafefamily.com

Knox Box/Key Program

Chatham Emergency Services utilizes Knox Boxes throughout our community to help allow us access to home and businesses in the event of an emergency. We work to maintain proper operation of these devices constantly. To find out more information please call our headquarters at (912) 354-1011.

Schedule An Event With Us!

Public interaction is one of our most important goals for education in creating the safest community possible. Visit the page below for more information on how to schedule a visit from one of our fire or EMS units as well as find a time to visit one of our stations. 

For more information visit:

https://chathames.org/ems/special-events/

Have Questions? Contact us today!

If you have questions regarding our programs or a concern in your neighborhood please don’t hesitate to call us! Visit the link below for our direct lines.