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Fire Safety at Home

There are plenty of things you can do to protect your home from fire. Why not start by doing an online fire safety check. We have plenty of other information and advice.


6-Steps to a safer home

6-Steps to a safer home

There are plenty of ways that you can reduce the risk of fire, or how to deal with a fire if you are unfortunate to have one, but these six simple steps will go a long way to making your home safer.

Smoke Alarm and Smoke

Fires in the Home

We have a page on the causes of fire in the home with advice and guidance on how to prevent these. 

These are the three main causes:


  • Fitting a smoke alarm

    Small things can make a real difference in your home, keeping you and your loved ones safer.

    Book a home safety visits or find out about some of the things you can do yourself.

  • On line Home Fire Safety Check

    This easy-to-follow home fire safety check that will take you through your home one room at a time, simple questions will help you spot fire risks as you go.

  • Care provider

    For people who provide care and support in the community, sign up to the Care Providers Fire Safety Scheme