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Retiring County Administrator Honored

Retiring County Administrator Honored At the November meeting of the Department, on November 24, 2015, we presented an Award of Appreciation to the...... view post


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EVB Donation

The Callao Volunteer Fire Department accepts a generous donation from the EVB Callao Staff.  Pictured L-R  Brenda Bevans, Chris Neale, Jean...... view post


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Callao VFD Annual Car & Truck Show

On Saturday August 10, 2013 the Callao Volunteer Fire Department hosted our annual Car & Truck Show at Luna's Restaurant in Callao.  On behalf of...... view post


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Virginia American Water Awards Grants to Three Volunteer Fire Departments

Alexandria, VA (May 7, 2013) – Virginia American Water today announced that three volunteer fire departments in its Eastern District service area have...... view post


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Virginia Burn Law

Remember...only YOU can prevent forest fires! The Commonwealth’s 4 p.m. Burning Law remains in effect until April 30th ! This law prohibits...... view post


Devin Basye | General

Install. Inspect. Protect. (Smoke Detectors)

More than 3,000 people die in home fi res every year. Many of these deaths occurred in homes without working smoke alarms. Protect yourself, your...... view post


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Fire Extinguisher

The use of a fire extinguisher in the hands of a trained adult can be a life and property saving tool. However, a majority of adults have not had fire...... view post


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Escape Planning

In the event of a fire, remember that every second counts , so you and your family must always be prepared. Escape plans help you get out of your home...... view post


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Home Electrical Fire Prevention

A Factsheet on Home Electrical Fire Prevention Electrical fires in our homes claim the lives of 280 Americans each year and injure 1,000 more. Some of...... view post


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Winter Storm Fire Safety

A wide range of natural disasters occurs within the United States every year. Natural disasters can have a devastating effect on you and your home. The U.S....... view post


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Carbon Monoxide Dangers

Each year in America, more than 150 people die from accidental non-fire related carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning associated with consumer products. These...... view post


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Heating Fire Safety

Each year fire claims the lives of 3,500 Americans, injures 18,300, and causes billions of dollars worth of damage. People living in rural areas are more...... view post


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Causes and Circumstances of Home Candle Fires

Causes and Circumstances of Home Candle Fires   On average, 42 home candle fires are reported every day. More than half of all candle fires...... view post


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Safe Cooking Behaviors

Many families gather in the kitchen to spend time together, but it can be one of the most hazardous rooms in the house if you don't practice safe cooking...... view post


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Does your driveway measure up?

We R BIG! Emergency vehicles need a 12' x 12' opening to get through. Help us reach you by making your driveway SAFER ( S...... view post


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2012 Fund Drive

Callao Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. 314 Northumberland Hwy. PO Box 39...... view post


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Knox Box

Dear Property Owner:   The goal of the Callao Volunteer Fire Department is to provide the best and most up-to-date service to the people in our...... view post


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Members Celebrate the Season

On Saturday December 1, the department held its annual Christmas Dinner at the station in downtown Callao. The department's Administration hosted the...... view post


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View Album: Christmas Dinner Awards

Members Visit Vehicle Crash Test Facility

On October 4, 2012, seven members traveled to Ruckersville, VA to visit and tour the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The three hour trip...... view post


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Distance from Fire House to your Residence or Business

Insurance agents, visit our Contact page to check the distance between an applicant's residence and our station ... view post


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History

The History of our department has now been added. Please take note this is a work in progress and I will be editing and adding additional content as time...... view post


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