What is a "File of Life"?

File of Life magnetThe "File of Life" is a medical information packet designed to provide emergency personnel with necessary medical data to begin immediate treatment.

The "File of Life" refrigerator magnet is a red vinyl packet containing a medical information card for each household member. The front of the packet is clear vinyl. Each card is folded twice, the bottom 2 sections and back of each card contain all the medical data emergency personnel need to begin treatment.

This program is free of charge and may be picked up at the Eastham Fire Station. The Eastham Fire Department strongly suggests everyone have one!

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1. Can I burn brush in my yard?
2. I noticed a new hydrant near my house, does it work? Does this mean I can save on my Insurance?
3. Does the Fire Station allow visitors or tours?
4. What is a "File of Life"?
5. How do I dispose of needles or lancets (such as used with diabetic persons or animals)?
6. Can I get my blood pressure checked?
7. What is a “Lock Box”? How can I obtain one?
8. Can I have a fire on the beach?