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Lessons from the tragic North Bay Wildfires of October 2017


Senator Bill Dodd shares his own experience, plus those he heard from his constituents in Napa and Sonoma counties. This led to legislation to increase safety and resiliency in emergencies – the Garage Door Safety Bill.

During this edition of CareyBrosPros, you’ll find out: 

  • Lessons learned in tragedy turned to legislation.
  • How professionals can make a difference by looking to incorporate safety features in any project.
  • Why manual Garage Door over-rides aren’t enough.

Guest: Bill Dodd – California State Senator – District 3, which includes Napa county and part of Sonoma county.


3 Points for Success – from CA Senator Bill Dodd: 

  • An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
  • People should have an emergency evacuation plan in place. 
  • It is good to be aware of how systems in your housework. Remember what requires electricity to operate.

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