The Keizer Fire District will hold its annual Emergency Medical Services Open House and Safety Fair on Monday, May 20.
The fair will be held at the district’s fire station, 661 Chemawa Rd. N.E., in Keizer from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The event will feature the equipment and services provided by the Keizer Fire District and 12 other agencies and organizations that provide emergency services and safety messages to area residents. Visitors can receive safety information on a variety of subjects, meet people with expertise in many life safety fields and enjoy free refreshments.
Activities include the opportunity to get in a Keizer Fire District ambulance and other equipment of the District. There will be free blood pressure checks, information on the safe installation of infant and child car seats and information on Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT). Safety information will be provided on electrical safety, disaster preparedness, boating safety and water safety
Agencies and organizations participating in this year’s open house include Salem Electric, Keizer Police Department, Willamette Valley Communications Center (9-1-1), Marion County Sheriffs Marine Patrol and Salem Hospital. Several organizations will be on hand to provide awareness information about cancer, diabetes, and traffic safety information.