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The American Red Cross, Pasadena Fire Department, LA County Fire Department, California Highway Patrol and Safe Kids LA Will Provide Safety Tips for the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend.



American Red Cross American Red Cross: see Red Cross. :
WHEN:   Thursday, May 24, 2007
        3:15 p.m.

WHERE:  Robinson Park (Pool Area)
        1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. (Between Hammond and Morton)
        Pasadena, CA 91103

WHO:    American Red Cross
        Pasadena Fire Dept.
        LA County Fire Dept.
        California Highway Patrol
        Pasadena Police Department
        Safe Kids LA
        Pasadena Human Services & Recreation Dept.
        LA County Parks & Recreation
        Department of Water and Power
        Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation (SCMAF)

        The American Red Cross and the Pasadena Fire Department will
        host a joint news conference with experts who will provide
        life-saving tips for the 2007 Memorial Day holiday weekend
        including: water safety, preventing drunk driving; brush
        clearance for hillside residents (wildfire safety); first aid
        for burn victims; and what law enforcement officials are
        planning to ensure Southland streets and highways safe as the
        unofficial start of summer kicks off.

VISUALS:

        -- Robinson Park pool in the background (Some of about 40 area
           kids participating in the event will be in the pool to
           learn about water safety.)

        -- There will be CPR/First Aid and fire safety demos. (The
           Fire Department will show how an unattended barbecue grill
           can be a fire hazard.)

        -- On display:
               Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV)
               Red Cross Canteen (Will provide water bottles, soda and
                snacks)
               Fire Engine and Truck
               LifeGuard Truck
               Swift Water Rescue Devices

        -- Firefighters grilling hotdogs for participants and the
           media
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