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Fire Safety Mom's Household Tips -- How a Fire Safety Expert & Mother of Three Safeguards Her Home from Fire

October is National Fire Safety Month; October 9-15 is Fire Prevention Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE/October 9, 2005
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WORCESTER, Mass. -- October 9, 2005 -- Kathy Notarianni, Ph.D., is a fire safety expert and the mother of three young children. How does she safeguard her own home from fire?

For National Fire Safety Month in October and Fire Prevention Week (October 9-15), Notarianni, director of the Center for Firesafety Studies at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, has compiled eight safety tips she and her husband, Michael (a retired fire chief, who now runs his own fire and safety consulting company), practice in their Massachusetts home.  Read full article...

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