Blankets Help in Emergencies

MEDIA RELEASE: 2015-10-19 DONATION

 

The Standard Insurance Brokers of the Dryden Area made a donation to the Dryden Fire Service of comfort blankets for use at emergency incidents. The comfort blankets are known in the insurance industry  as “Bipper” blankets, available from the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario. 

                    

Fire services use these blankets for people that have been forced from their home due to fire, and for persons whom have been involved in a serious crash collision to keep them warm and assists in preventing shock to persons involved in a traumatic incident.

 

Accepting the blankets is Deputy Fire Chief Cam McMillan on behalf of the Dryden Area Fire Services. Presenting the donations are Kelly MacDonald and Greg Waites from the Standard Insurance Brokers Dryden office.

 

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