- Jun 10 How to install a car seat: Franklin Firefighter-Paramedic & Child Passenger Safety Instructor Jason Webb shows you… https://t.co/4RKrVjF2jq
- Jun 06 Today on the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when the Allied invasion of Normandy took place, we remember and honor thos… https://t.co/n1ijOBJ6HA
- May 31 Take 5 Minutes to learn how to save a life on Monday, June 3 @ShopCoolSprings! Firefighters and emergency responde… https://t.co/DW83PHISUk
- May 29 A family of four and their six pets survived a house fire last night thanks to working smoke alarms! Learn more at… https://t.co/yTikhSJUMa
- May 16 Franklin Fire Department personnel and other emergency responders were honored recently at the department's annual… https://t.co/pDzhh5lCLT
Franklin Fire Department to Conduct Fire Sprinkler Demonstrations in Honor of Home Fire Sprinkler Week
Demonstrations will take place during Touch A Truck TODAY – May 17, 2019
DATE – TODAY, Friday, May 17, 2019
TIME – Demonstrations will take place at 6:15 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.
PLACE – Jim Warren Park, 705 Boyd Mill Avenue, Franklin, TN 37064, during Touch A Truck*
WHAT - See firsthand how fire sprinklers work to put out flames! The Franklin Fire Department will conduct live fire/automatic fire sprinkler demonstrations to kick off Home Fire Sprinkler Week, utilizing their Family Safety House.
WHO - Franklin Fire Marshal Andy King will highlight recent fire sprinkler “saves” in Franklin, and discuss how fire sprinklers can also save lives and property in single family homes and commercial buildings.
*ABOUT TOUCH A TRUCK
Sponsored by the City of Franklin Parks Department, trucks, equipment, and vehicles of all shapes and sizes will gather at Jim Warren Park where children of all ages, with parent supervision, will be welcome to touch, climb-on, and explore these amazing pieces of equipment. Music, inflatables and fun will be available at this free family event. Food will also be available for purchase. The event will take place from 5 – 8 p.m., with a “No Horn Hour” from 5 – 6 p.m.
ABOUT HOME FIRE SPRINKLER WEEK
Home Fire Sprinkler Week is a North America-wide campaign initiated by the National Fire Protection Association and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition to raise awareness of the growing dangers of home fires and the life-saving benefits of installing fire sprinklers in new homes. Many communities have committed to hosting events from May 19-25, 2019.