One of the most important functions for Rio Dell Fire Protection District is fire prevention. This includes both education and inspection programs. Rio Dell Prevention Division inspectors work with homeowners and businesses to ensure that the Fire Code is followed. These programs have a proven track record relative to reducing losses and damage from fire.
Each year, RD Prevention division organizes field trips to the fire hall, school assemblies, fire extinguisher training, and a variety of other events for schools, organizations, businesses, and the public.
Business inspections are conducted annually for a variety of businesses in Rio Dell. The Prevention division uses these opportunities to help business owners, staff, and employees on different ways of keeping their customers safe in case of an emergency.