Anderson County Fire Department
Fire Prevention & Education
Fire Prevention Officer
John Browning, T-2
Welcome to the Anderson County Fire Department Fire Prevention Page!
If you need to request the fire prevention officer to respond to an event or request any fire prevention equipment please call David Elgin at 864-260-4016.
Fire Prevention Resources
NFPA Education (National Fire Prevention Association)
Lots of information on fire safety and prevention. Look for Risk Watch, lesson plans arranged by grade level; Learn Not to Burn; Fire Prevention Week Facts and History, and more.
USFA (United States Fire Administration)
Lots of information on firesafety including arson prevention. There is a lot of firesafety information that can be downloaded. Excellent site.
Chimney Safety Institute Of America
A non-profit educational foundation that has established the only nationally recognized certification and accreditation program for chimney sweeps in the United States. CSIA devotes its resources to educating the public, chimney service professionals and other fire prevention specialists, and the insurance industry about the prevention and correction of chimney venting system hazards.
Burn Prevention Foundation
Helping people stay safe, by teaching them to recognize and avoid fire hazards and other burn risks. The Burn Prevention Foundation offers numerous educational programs and seminars, each designed for a specific audience. Also, a wide variety of educational materials, audio-visual presentations and displays.