Thank you for taking the opportunity to visit our website. We hope you will find the information here to be both informative and helpful. Lacey Fire District Three is proud of our history of providing quality fire and emergency services coupled with active community outreach and education to our citizens since 1948 . . . read more >>- Chief Steve Brooks
March is Poison Awareness Month
Lacey Fire responded to over 450 calls for poisonings in 2018. Poisonous substances can come in many different forms (chemicals, carbon monoxide, alcohol, medications, street drugs and more).
So, do your part to be safe. Celebrate National Poison Prevention Week March 17-23, by following these prevention tips:
Practice safe storage habits. Always store medicines and hazardous substances in their original containers and keep away and out of sight of children.
Read and follow all labels and directions. Review medicine and product labels before use.
Detect invisible threats. Install a carbon monoxide detector in your home.
Be prepared for an emergency. Dial 911. And keep the poison control hotline at your fingertips 1-800-222-1222 or text POISON to 797979.
Be Informed – Receive Emergency Alerts
Made available by Thurston County Emergency Management, Thurston Community Alert / Smart911 is an excellent tool that provides important safety information and updates during severe weather activity and in other emergency situations. This is a free service that you can access from a computer or mobile device. Don’t wait…sign up today. Click here!
Is Someone Having a Stroke? Act F.A.S.T
According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) strokes cause over 140,000 deaths annually. The cost to the United States is about $34 billion annually in medical expenses, lost wages, etc. In addition to being a leading cause of death, strokes are the leading preventable cause of disability, according to the American Stroke Association.
Be Prepared for Power Outages
Power outages can happen anytime of the year. Make sure you and your family knows the steps to take during a blackout. Above all, BE PREPARED. Pleave view the FEMA video below.
CPR – Public Service Video
Originally launched in 2016, this video produced by LFD3 is worth revisiting! Our Paramedics and Firefighters want you to know that you can help in a cardiac emergency until rescue crews arrive by learning simple 3-step “hands only” CPR. Please watch and share with others.
“Text to 911” Available in Thurston County
CALL IF YOU CAN – TEXT IF YOU CAN’T – TEXT TO 9-1-1 is not a replacement to a voice call to 9-1-1 in an emergency situation, but rather as an enhancement to reach 9-1-1 services in specific situations such as:
- The caller is hearing/voice impaired
- A medical emergency that renders the person incapable of speech
- When speaking out loud would put the caller in danger, such as a home invasion, domestic violence situation or an active shooter scenario
- Any other emergency that makes it impossible to speak out loud.
For more important information about this service, click here.
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“Speedy Spotter” Locator Signs
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Vial of Life
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Open Burning Information
Find out where and when you can burn outdoors.
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