Be Fire Aware

Be Fire Aware

Be preparred with this fire information and do what you can to ensure this doesn't happen here in Douglas County.

Click on the below links to view these videos:

Home Fire Timeline:

Ignition to Flashover Side-by-Side Burn Demonstration:

Living room fires with and without a fire sprinkler (Timecode):

Residential Furnishings Side by Side  UL:

Sprinkler versus Non-sprinklered Family Room  UL:

Residential Fire Sprinkler Cost Benefit Analysis For City of Las Vegas (NV) Fire and Rescue July 2017:

Las Vegas - New Ordinance Will Require Fire Sprinkler Systems In All New Homes:  


Analysis of Changing  Residential Fire Dynamics and Its Implications on Firefighter Operational Timeframes: