Smoke Alarms Can Save the Life of You and Your Loved One

Smoke Alarms Can Save the Life of You and Your Loved One

Did you know that your entire smoke alarm unit must be replaced every 10 years? That’s how long the sensors in them last. Aiken County has one of the highest rates for fire deaths in South Carolina. We need your help to improve fire safety countywide. About 50 percent...
Public Safety Retains Coveted Class 2 Fire Accreditation

Public Safety Retains Coveted Class 2 Fire Accreditation

It is important that citizens know that achieving this highly sought after rating means we are all safer in our lives and property. It also means that insurance rates for our city, as well as its residents and businesses, are lower than they would be without this high...
City Retains Its Class 2 ISO Fire Rating

City Retains Its Class 2 ISO Fire Rating

The City of Aiken’s ISO Class 2 fire rating has been renewed. This rating is achieved through various means including the number of trained firefighters we have on staff, the condition of our fire equipment, our annual fire safety inspections, and condition of...