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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

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1-Smoke Alarms

Smoke Alarms

Protect your home with working smoke alarms

Install them on every floor and test them every week

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Take Extra Care in the Kitchen

50% of accidental house fires started in the kitchen

There are several things you can do to prevent fires in the kitchen

3 - Electricals

Check Your Electrics

Check and maintain your electrical appliances

Consider registering your appliance

4 - Smoking

Smoke Safely

Smoking is the biggest house fire killer

Some simple steps can help prevent a cigarette fire in the home 

5 - Bedtime routne

Make Sure You Sleep Safe

You are more at risk from fire when asleep. 

A nighttime routine will help keep you and your family safe.

6 - Escape Plan

Plan a Safe Escape

Make sure you know how to get out in an emergency

Don't forget everyone needs to know the plan

Latest Update :
02 December 2019
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