It is always better to fight a fire through prevention and early detection. However, with training and practice, adults can use portable fire extinguishers to extinguish small contained fires such as a cooking pan, wastebasket fire or camp fire. This may minimize property damage and prevent needless injury.
Prevention and safety tips including smoke alarms, carbon monoxide, candles, cooking, smoker's material, fire pits, barbecues, home heating, fire safety for children, electrical and home fire escape planning.
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Fire Prevention Office
10425 106 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T5H 0P5
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8am to 4:30pm (Closed on weekends and statutory holidays)