New Smoke Detector Law (2/7/19)
This new law was approved last year and goes into effect this coming April. For more information click here.
CPAP for Congestive Heart Failure Patients (11/24/18)
The Charlton Fire Department regularly responds to medical calls in the Charlton Fire District 1 with our neighboring ambulances. Over the years, we have continued to improve our medical program to provide the highest level of care to our residents. Currently, we are one of the most progressive first response fire departments in Saratoga County. Here is an article about CPAP, a device we put into service earlier this year.
Smoke Detectors (11/24/18)
Smoke detectors are proven to save lives. Today, more than ever, smoke detectors are making a difference in getting occupants out of their home in the event of a fire. Here are some helpful tips and information about smoke detectors from NFPA.
Chimney Fires (9/28/18)
As we move into fall and temperatures starts to drop, more and more people will begin to utilize their home fire place. Here are some helpful tips to reduce the chance of a chimney fire in your home from the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA).