Captain Salvador Melendez from Louisville Fire & Rescue is in the studio discussing the importance of utilizing all safety precautions to avoid fires at home and in our businesses.  The General Manager of Safe "T"ech Home Fire Safety, Mike Hanke, demonstrates the heat sensor/detector that will provide you with the best possible protection in the event that a fire does break out.

Captain Melendez encourages people to join the fun this Sunday at the Great Louisville Fire Drill.  The family event is educational for all, and offers a variety of entertainment for the whole family.


Great Louisville Fire Drill

Sunday, Oct. 11

Noon - 5:00pm

Waterfront Park


The annual family event presented by Louisville Fire & Rescue. Displays and information provided by a CPR unit, the U of L Burn Unit, Live music, entertainment, chili eating contest, Fire history hut, free chili and hot dogs, children's fire safety trailer and free fire truck rides.  Event is free. For Additional Information: Call 574-3701 or visit

For more information on the heat sensor/detectors visit