The City of Davis Fire Department has an active Public Education program, managed by the Fire Prevention Division. Activities include presentations in the schools, informational booths at community events, educational articles in the local newspaper, The Davis Enterprise, and other activities.
Smoke Alarms: Smoke alarms, also called smoke detectors, are required by California State Law (Health and Safety Code) in all homes and apartment units.
Carbon Monoxide Alarms:
As of July 1, 2011, the Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act (Senate Bill – SB 183) will require all single-family homes with an attached garage or a fossil fuel source to install carbon monoxide alarms within the home by July 1, 2011. Owners of multi-family leased or rental dwellings, such as apartment buildings, have until January 1, 2013 to comply with the law.
Citizen Observer/Ride Along Form:
If you would like to participate in a Ride Along please print and complete the two forms and return to the Fire Department Business Office at 530 5th Street. (The business office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 5:00 p.m..) If the participant is under 18 years of age then the forms must have a parent or guardian signature.