Wildfire simulation experiment set for Saturday, April 29

On Saturday, April 29, Salt Lake City residents will have a unique opportunity to attend a wildfire simulation event hosted by the Salt Lake City Fire Department and the Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP). This revolutionary 3-D simulation, called ‘Simtable,’ ...

Space Heaters

While only 32 percent of home heating fires involve space heaters, they cause 79 percent of home heating fire deaths, according to a report released in 2011 by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Heating equipment continues to be the ...

Proper Use of a Fire Extinguisher

Whether you are at home, work or various public places, you may have the opportunity to put out a small fire using a fire extinguisher. The Salt Lake City Fire Department reminds everyone that the first thing you should do ...

Flame Effects Before an Audience

Flame Affects before an Audience held within Salt Lake City limits require a Flame Affects before an Audience Permit issued by the Salt Lake City Fire Department, Fire Prevention Bureau and adherence to our current Flame Affect policy. This ...