Farmington Square Beaverton, an Assisted and Memory Care community in Beaverton, Oregon, showcased its commitment to resident safety and well-being during an unfortunate dryer fire incident that occurred early in the morning of August 5, 2023, in Cottage D.
Thanks to the quick and efficient reactions from the staff, the building was promptly evacuated, and the fire was extinguished without delay. The vigilant actions of the Farmington Square Beaverton team ensured that all residents were out of harm's way, and no injuries were reported in the incident.
The Beaverton Fire Department also responded swiftly to the scene, providing valuable assistance in removing smoke from the affected area and thoroughly reviewing the situation. Their collaborative efforts with Farmington Square Beaverton played a significant role in containing the situation and minimizing potential damage.
Fortunately, there was no significant physical damage as a result of the fire. However, minor smoke damage was observed in Cottage D. In response to this, Farmington Square Beaverton has taken proactive measures to ensure the safety and comfort of its residents. The cleaning experts from SERVPRO have been engaged to thoroughly cleanse the air and surfaces in Cottage D. The cleaning process is expected to be completed later today, allowing residents to return to their homes without delay.
"We are deeply grateful for the quick response of our dedicated staff and the Beaverton Fire Department. Their professionalism and efficiency in handling the situation ensured the safety and well-being of our residents," said Matt Theodore, Director of Environmental Services at Radiant Senior Living, the parent company of Farmington Square Beaverton. "The minor smoke damage has been addressed promptly, and we are confident that our residents will be able to return to Cottage D with peace of mind."
Farmington Square Beaverton continues to uphold its commitment to providing a safe and comfortable environment for its residents. The community takes pride in its comprehensive safety protocols and is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of care.