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  1. Fire Restrictions in Lakewood, Jefferson & Douglas County

    The city of Lakewood, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office have put fire restrictions in place. Read on...
  2. Child Car Seat Checks

    West Metro Fire Rescue offers child car seat safety checks by appointment on Tuesday mornings in Wheat Ridge and on Friday mornings in south Lakewood. More information...
  3. CPR Community Resources

    Saving a life is as easy as knowing CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). More information...
  4. Help Us Save Lives: Download the PulsePoint App

    West Metro Fire Rescue has launched the PulsePoint smartphone app to help improve improve survival rates for sudden cardiac arrest. Read on...
  5. West Metro Focuses on Senior Safety with "Seal of Approval"

    West Metro Fire Rescue has launched a new community initiative, working with area nursing homes and assisted living facilities to create a safer environment for seniors. More information...
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  1. West Metro Awarded Class 1 ISO Rating

    West Metro Fire Rescue has been awarded a Class 1 ISO rating, the highest level recognized nationally by the Insurance Services Office. The rating is a gauge of a fire agency’s ability to serve its residents and business owners, and is awarded based on a number of key factors- including staffing, apparatus, training, 911 communications, and water supply. For business or homeowners in West Metro’s district, the Class 1 rating is expected to result in millions of dollars in savings on property insurance.


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