Safety Education Resources

Please use the links below to locate safety tip sheets and other fire, life and weather safety topics.

Fire & Life Safety

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National Fire Protection Association Safety Tip Sheets
Locate safety information on a wide range of topics here.

Sparky.org
Fun and interactive website for kids with fire safety related activities.

Poison.org or call 1-800-222-1222
Poison Control offers expert help for possible poisoning and related information. A new online tool can help determine if 911 should be called.

Safe Kids Worldwide
All things kids -- safety from booster seats to bikes, pedestrians to playgrounds.

Take the Safety Pledge to be a safe pedestrian.

Consumer Product Safety Commission
Check for product recalls and other consumer safety related information.

Water Safety

Water Watcher Card -- Pick one up at any Frisco Fire Station.

PoolSafely.gov
Take the Pool Safely Pledge, access safety information for parents plus kid friendly educational videos and app.

SafeKids.org
Find safety tips for kids, statistics for drownings, and other educational and prevention related materials. 

FFD's Water Watcher Cards

Water Watcher Card

Severe Weather Safety and Emergency Preparedness 

Ready.gov
Severe Weather and Disaster Preparedness

KnowWhat2Do
Severe weather, hazards, violence, epidemics all covered here

National Weather Service
Check weather around the country plus find weather safety information

NOAA Weather Radio Programming Information and Instructions

Lighting Safety Tip Sheet                                           Flood Preparedness Tip Sheet

Severe Weather 101 - National  Severe Storms Laboratory provides in depth knowledge of a variety of types of severe weather from severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, lightning, hail, winds and more.

Health Related

File of Life
A non-profit organization offering life-saving ideas. This site explains the importance of having the file of life in your home. File of Life holders/cards can be picked up at any Frisco Fire Station lobby free of charge. Each person in a household will need his/her own holder/card. We recommend each household pick up their own to prevent waste. Print a replacement card.  

Pharmaceutical and Used Sharps Disposal Information
Proper methods for disposing of used prescription pills as well as used needles and syringes. Prescription medication disposal can be done at the City’s Quarterly Chunk Your Junk events; For locations that allow for disposal on other dates, please visit this database of drop off locations in the DFW metro area.

Red Cross
Preparedness, CPR and more.

American Heart Association
Heart health awareness, CPR and more.

Motor Vehicle Safety 

Texas Department of Public Safety
Booster Seat Laws and other Texas Public Safety information.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Vehicle and roadway safety related topics.

Safercar.gov
Car Seat Inspection Station Information.

Senior Safety

Ready.Gov/seniors
This site offers preparedness tips for seniors to assist with planning for emergencies.  

AARP's Seven Tips to Help EMT's Save You
This article provides seven tips to inform seniors of what to do and not to do prior to having EMS personnel arrive at your home on response to a 9-1-1 call.

U.S.F.A. Fire Safety Check List
United State Fire Administration's home fire safety checklist can be  a great tool to use in home fire prevention and safety planning. 

File of Life --information can be found above in the Health Related topics section.