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Home Heating Safety

Monday, December 9th, 2019

During cold weather, remember these simple steps to prevent home heating fires and carbon monoxide poisoning: 1. Always turn off portable space heaters when you leave the room and when you’re going to sleep. 2. Get to Know CO! Carbon monoxide (CO) ...

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Yoga for First Responders

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Travis County ESD #2 (Pflugerville Fire Department) is excited to host a cutting-edge training for first responders around the state and beyond. In just one shift, first responders may witness more death, trauma, loss, and destruction than the averag...

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Sept 14. Public Safety Day

Friday, August 9th, 2019

SAVE THE DATE because there’s something for everyone at this exciting combined event! Travis County ESD #2 (the Pflugerville Fire Department )will feature our Fire Safety House, an information table with prize wheel, and fire trucks. The Police...

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Be Safe with Fireworks

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Be prepared to enjoy a safe holiday! Fireworks are dangerous, even where they are allowed by law. They are illegal in the City of Pflugerville and most other Central Texas cities. We strongly encourage you to talk with everyone in your household abou...

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Staying Cool and Safe

Friday, June 7th, 2019

During very hot and humid weather, your body has a harder time cooling. When the body heats up too quickly to properly cool itself – or when too much fluid/salt is lost through sweating or dehydration – the victim may suffer heat exhaustion or he...

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Grilling Safety

Monday, May 20th, 2019

Grilling is a popular way to celebrate the summer season in Central Texas. But before you light your grill, Travis County ESD #2 wants to be sure you know how to keep your family and guests safe! ALL AROUND SAFETY — Follow these basics for all gas,...

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