Stephen Coan

Blizzard Of 2015: Digging Out Safety TipsThe Blizzard of 2015 left two-to-three feet of snow across southern New England and authorities want you to be careful as you dig out Wednesday.
Official Warns Of Fire, Carbon Monoxide Danger In StormIf the lights go out during the storm, the Massachusetts fire marshal says people should take care not to make a bad situation worse.
Officials: Smoking Likely Cause Of Fatal Fire In ChelmsfordMassachusetts officials say smoking was the likely cause of a fire at an independent living center for seniors in Chelmsford that killed a 76-year-old woman.
Mass. Fire Marshal Warns Holiday Revelers To Be CarefulThe Massachusetts fire marshal's office is warning Christmas revelers to be careful and take a few moments to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are in working order.
Elf On The Shelf Causing Fire Safety ConcernsElf on the Shelf is a popular Christmas tradition, but it can also prove to be a dangerous one.
Fire Marshal Offers Tips To Avoid Christmas Tree FiresFires caused by Christmas trees are not common but can be extremely dangerous when they occur.
Woman Dies In Apartment Fire At Winchester Assisted Living FacilityFire officials say a 63-year-old woman has died after a fire at an assisted living center in Winchester.
E-Cigarettes In Luggage On Planes Need To Be Regulated, State Fire Marshal SaysFederal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, the state's top fire official said Friday.
Electrical Outlet Sparked Fatal Ashburnham FireThe state fire marshal’s office announced on Saturday that an Ashburnham fire that killed an elderly woman started at an electrical outlet inside a child’s room.
Will Your Carbon Monoxide Detector Protect You?Many people don’t realize the devices are only good for five to seven years.
State Fire Marshal Warns About Bringing Fireworks Into Mass.As the Fourth of July draws closer, Massachusetts' fire marshal is warning motorists that it's illegal to bring fireworks into the Bay State.
4-Alarm Fire At Lynn Apartment Building Ruled Arson Investigators say a fire in a Lynn apartment building this week that displaced more than 60 residents was deliberately set.