Spring Safety Update from Renton Fire Dept
Posted on Apr 3rd, 2018

Spring ahead March 11, 2018 - Daylight Savings Time (DST) begins on the second Sunday in March at 2:00am local time in the US. 
It is also a good time to remember to test your smoke alarms. Always follow the manufacturer's instructions regarding what type of replacement batteries to use and how frequently to replace them. 
Significant Calls: 
Renton Regional Fire Authority responded to many significant incidents during the month of February. Some incidents were in other jurisdictions where we provided assistance to the local fire jurisdiction.  February's significant incidents included the following: 
  • 6 Fires
    • 4 Building Fires
      • Aid received from Tukwila FD & Kent FD on 2 of the fires
      • Provided aid to Skyway Fire on 2 of the fires
    • 1 Vehicle Fire
    • 1 Cooking Fire - Aid received from Kent FD
  • 5 EMS Calls
    • 1 Shooting - 38 y/o male
    • 3 Motor Vehicle Accidents with Injuries
    • 1 Search for Person in Water Rescue Call
  • 1 Public Service Call - Bomb threat at City Hall
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