Safety Information

Smoke and Fire Alarm Recall Universal Model MI3050S May be affected

Smoke alarm recall

Universal Security Instruments recalls to inspect smoke alarms due to risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire. The smoke alarms can have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire. Visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission website for this and other recalls.

Washington car seat laws have changed

Be sure your child is riding correctly in the car, download a poster in English or Spanish. See the Washington Traffic Safety Commission Child Passenger Safety website for more information.

Smoke alarms save lives

In cooperation with the American Red Cross, the Olympia Fire Department has a limited amount of free smoke detectors to install in residential homes and in high risk areas in our community. To request a free installation, send an email to


Contact the Fire Prevention Division, at 360.753.8348 or