Ohio State Fire Marshal Presents Close Before You Doze at State Fair

Close Before You Doze campaign featured at high-profile event.

As the more than 18,500 people who attended the Ohio State Fair passed by the information booth operated by the Ohio State Fire Marshal’s Office, they learned about Close Before You Doze, a critical fire safety message.

Close Before You Doze was demonstrated to state fair visitors via a live presentation which included a custom-built door prop along with an interactive discussion. Attendees also received Close Before You Doze magnets and door hangers as reminders to close bedroom doors at night.

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