Posted on: May 25, 2017

Grilling Safety Tips - Allegany County Department of Emergency Services

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Summer Safety: Outdoor Grilling

Over the Memorial Day weekend, many families and friends will take the opportunity to enjoy the season’s weather and take meals outside to the backyard, parks and campgrounds. ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Allegany County Depart. of Emergency Services - Tornado Safety

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You may not think of Allegany County as having the right type of climate and geography to allow for the formation of tornadoes, but the region does experience tornado events from time to time. A tornado can occur at any time of year and any time of day.

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Allegany County Department of Emergency Services - Fire Safety

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There have been 23 residential fire fatalities in the State of Maryland, from January 1, 2017 to May 3, 2017. In cases where the cause of the fire has been determined, smoking, cooking and heating were the leading causes of fatal residential fires.

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Allegany County Emergency Services - Hurricane Preparedness Week

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The Atlantic hurricane season is June – November. May 7-13, 2017 is Hurricane Prepared Week.

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Allegany County Emergency Services Flood Safety

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Six inches of moving water can sweep you off your feet. Floods are one of the most common hazards in the US. Flood Watch? Flood Warning? Be prepared

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Allegany County Emergency Services Thunderstorm Safety

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The Allegany County Department of Emergency Services encourages all individuals to review this important, life-saving information about thunderstorms, lightening, hail, and wind. For questions about this Allegany County Department of Emergency Services in...

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