STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — As part of Fire Prevention Week Oct. 8 to 12, Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters offered a series of educational outreach programs, public safety messages and general safety awareness in the community.
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue’s Scott Erickson puts on his bunker gear Thursday at Strawberry Park Elementary School to give third-graders an idea of what they might see if a firefighter had to come into their home. (Photo by John F. Russell)
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue’s Nick Kuchulis goes through the steps of escaping a house fire with Strawberry Park Elementary School third-grader Ryan Becker during a visit to the school Thursday. (Photo by John F. Russell)
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue’s Tyler Pomeroy talks about the fire risks children might find in a house and what children should do around household items that pose a fire danger. (Photo by John F. Russell)
Ella Atwood practices climbing through a low-level window Thursday atStrawberry Park Elementary School during a visit by Steamboat Springs firefighters. (Photo by John F. Russell)
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue’s Russ Sanford talks about smoke detectors Thursday with Strawberry Park Elementary School third-graders. (Photo by John F. Russell)