Local Dryer Vent Company Breaks World Record For The Largest Ball Of LintDid you ever wonder what happens when you collect dryer lint from over 9,000 different communities across the country?
Red Cross Raising Fire Safety Awareness By Going Door-To-DoorFew will think of fire safety when asked about the American Red Cross. However, they are working to change people's attitudes and to eliminate the dangers of fires one household at a time.
Smoke Alarms Might Not Be Enough To Wake Kids In A FireSmoke alarms save lives. It's been proven over and over.
Fire Extinguishers RecalledAbout 5 million fire extinguishers are being recalled because they may not put out a fire.
Consumer Reports Puts Space Heaters To The TestConsumer Reports has just tested more than two dozen space heaters and says if you have an older one, consider replacing it.
Fire Chief: Closing Bedroom Door At Night Could Save Your LifeBeaver Falls Fire Chief Mark Stowe and his department, along the with Chippewa Fire Department, helped KDKA burn down a house to demonstrate the one thing you should always do before you go to bed at night.
Heated Debate Over Fire Safety In North VersaillesThe North Versailles Commissioners voted to approve a new ordinance about fire safety in the township.
Officials Urge Safety During Fireworks, Grilling Season Explosions to demonstrate just how dangerous, and unpredictable, fireworks can be.
PTL Links: Oct. 11, 2013Some of today's topics include: <li><a href="http://pittsburghpa.gov/citiparks/farmers-market" target="_blank">Pittsburgh Citiparks Farmers' Market</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.waterfiresharonpa.org/" target="_blank">Sharon Water Fire</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.youngwomensbreastcancerfoundation.com/" target="_blank">Young Women's Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation</a></li> <a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2013/10/11/ptl-links-oct-11-2013/">Click here for more of today's links!</a>
Pittsburgh Fire Chief's Tips For Office Building Fire SafetyThere are nearly 200 high rise buildings in Downtown Pittsburgh. Thousands of workers are in those offices every day. Think about this... if your office caught on fire, would you know what to do?
Dishwashers Can Be Unlikely Cause Of House Fires The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that there are about 500 dishwasher fires in the country every year.
Daylight Savings A Time To Update Smoke AlarmsOfficials are urging people to change smoke detector batteries, along with changing back their clocks tonight.
Judge: Conditions Inside Pitcairn Apartment Building "Life-Threatening"A judge has denied the request of a Pitcairn building owner that would allow tenants back into their apartments after they were ordered out over safety concerns.