Preventing a fire in 10 steps

Would you know what to do if a fire started in your home? Would your kids? Take the time to review fire safety tips so your family will be prepared if a fire breaks out unexpectedly.

An evacuation plan

Having an evacuation plan is the first thing you can do to make sure you are well prepared in case of a fire. The plan consists of a detailed drawing of your house that will help you locate the exits you can use in case of a fire. This plan should contain:

  • Emergency exits
  • The fastest route to get there
  • The meeting place located outside
  • The location of smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, and portable fire extinguishers

Here is really useful information to help you with fire prevention.

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