The Department is hosting the “Barn Fire Safety” program scheduled for Saturday, October 6th, 09:00 to 12:00 hours, at the Deep Run Hunt Club Show Grounds, coinciding with the start of Fire Prevention Week. This fire safety education event will be dedicated in memory of Sherry Sackett. This is training for us too, to include how to apply halters to horses while wearing PPE & SCBA, to lead them out of the stalls, as well as pet CPR type training and other related topics.
Fire Safety for Barns:
Are You Prepared?
October 6, 2018, 09:00 to 12 Noon
Deep Run Hunt Club Showgrounds
1540 Manakin Road Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103
Dedicated in Memory of Sherry Sackett
Developing a fire safety plan
Hands on with horses during emergencies
Addressing property issues
Minimizing hazards inside the barn
Trailer safety, fire extinguishers, fire alarms & much more
Registration is not required, but appreciated by visiting www.goochlandfire-rescue.org
Event Times & Schedules of Event: 09:00 to 12 Noon
09:00 to 09:30 Introductions and Welcome (Food Truck Vendor set up and open for business)
09:30 to 10:30 Fire Safety and Safety Talks to the entire audience as on group.
10:30 to 12:00 Exhibits and teaching stations
Electricians safe wiring exhibit, Goochland Pet Lovers, Fire Extinguishers, Southern States Famer Cooperative , Insurance Company/s, Food Vendor Truck/s Haywood Grill Food Truck on site serving breakfast and lunch, Large Animal Rescue Team (Louisa Large Animal Rescue), Veterinary Group booth, Safe Heat Lamp Mock stall setup and better alternatives, Fire Safety Literature Packets, Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguisher Vendor, Goochland Animal Protection Booth, Pet ID information, Fire-Rescue: Supra Box Demo & Security Initiatives, Fire-Rescue: Offering follow-up fire safety surveys, schedule by appointment, Small animal safety, Veterinary Tech Program students, FFA Students, DreamShine Tack in Crozier Donna Estees, Horse Trailer Safety, Greener Pastures Booth, Fencing vendor for safe fencing options, First Aid Kits for Barns, Fire Protection Equipment Company fire extinguisher & fire alarm display, Fire-Rescue: Booth/information table on safe riding in the woods, how to find the rider, GPS, ATVs on display, etc., Pet First Aid & CPR, Fire-Rescue has Pet O2 Masks, Training session on site teaching firefighters in protective equipment and self-contained breathing apparatus how to lead horses safely out of the stalls in the event of an emergency, Event t-shirt with art work representing the cause, rural water supply/dry hydrant demo, Inflatable fire safety house for the children, address signs available on site.