The following video is a safety video for Seniors

From: Ellen Tombleson <Ellen.Tombleson@WSP.WA.GOV>
To: FPB-FIRE-CHIEFS@LISTSERV.WSP.WA.GOV
Sent: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:33 AM
Subject: Free Video: Fire and Home Safety for Elders

 
The information below is for your information and use.
A team of physicians from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), using a FEMA grant, have collaborated with the International Association of Fire Chiefs and Meals on Wheels of Portland, Oregon to produce a fire safety video for seniors.  The free safety video is available for viewing and downloading on the www.safeelders.org<http://www.safeelders.org/> website or on YouTube at
The website also has a safety checklist and links to other safety resources.  Producers Diane Elliot, M.D., Esther Moe, Ph.D. and Jennifer Smith, M.P.H., who work in the Division of Health Promotion & Sports Medicine at OHSU, are encouraging fire service partners and others involved with senior care to promote these free resources through social media and by adding a link on your
website.
A limited number of DVDs with both the 60 second promotional and full safety video are available. For more information, contact Diane Elliot, M.D., at elliotd@ohsu.edu<mailto:elliotd@ohsu.edu?> or 503-494-6554.
Chuck Duffy
State Fire Marshal
Director, Fire Protection Bureau
Washington State Patrol