HELP SLOW THE SPREAD OF COVID-19
Follow these steps to help keep you and others safe:
WHO IS AT A HIGHER RISK?
According to the CDC, early information shows that some people are at higher risk of getting very sick from COVID-19. This includes older adults and people of any age who:
People who are pregnant should also be monitored since they are known to be at risk with severe viral illness; however, to date data on COVID-19 has not shown increased risk.
If you are at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19, it is critical for you to take actions to avoid getting sick.
IF YOU ARE SICK
According to the CDC, COVID-19 symptoms include fever, shortness of breath and a cough. Keep track of your symptoms, which may appear two to 14 days after exposure, and call to seek medical attention if your symptoms worsen, such as difficulty breathing.
Most people have mild illness and are able to recover at home. If you think you are sick:
Emergency Warning Signs
If your symptoms become severe, call to get medical attention immediately. Warning signs include:
This list is not all inclusive. Consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning. Review CDC guidance for more information.
Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Co., Inc.
4591 Lake Shore Road
Hamburg, NY 14075
The Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. is a not for profit corporation staffed by 100% volunteers, operating in the Town of Hamburg, Erie County, New York, along the beautiful shores of Lake Erie.
Our Fire Company is proud to provide Fire Protection, Emergency Medical Services, Rescue and Fire Safety Education for the residents and businesses of the Lake Shore Fire Protection District, which is 7.5 square miles and has some 12,300 residents. The District includes 3,500 single to three family homes and 234 Commercial/Industrial properties which includes apartment complexes.
Protection is provided by two stations. The Rogers Station at the corner of Rogers Rd and Rt. 5, and the Amsdell Station at the corner of Amsdell Rd and Rt. 20. Our apparatus includes two (2) pumpers, a Rescue Pumper, Light Rescue, Special Rescue, Ambulance and Chief’s Vehicles.
PLEASE BE SAFE &
CHECK YOUR SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS!
PLEASE HELP US KEEP FIRE HYDRANTS CLEAR OF SNOW
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