Fire Safety in Winter MonthsKeep Fire Safety in mind when heating your home in the winter months ahead. December January and February are the leading months for home heating fires. Overall, heating equipment is the second leading cause of US home fires and home fire deaths. View fire protection tips.
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About the Fire Prevention BureauThe Fire Prevention Bureau (FPB) is responsible for the enforcement of the Fire Prevention Maintenance Codes in the Village of Northbrook and in the Northbrook Rural Fire Protection District. The Bureau is responsible for providing public education and coordinating special events.
The Fire Prevention Bureau investigates all suspicious fires and fires with significant loss to determine the cause and origin. The leading cause of fire continues to be careless use of smoking materials, other open flame devices, and electrical malfunctions.