Fire Safety
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 6:12PM
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Fire Safety In Your Home

About 50 people die each year because of preventable fires in the home. Every fire has a cause and most often, there's a common-sense simple method of prevention. Careless attention to fireplaces, heaters smoking and cooking equipment are leading causes of fire-death and injury. Remember, the age groups most at risk are the under 12's and over 60's.

Let's Start with Three Golden Rules:

1. Plan and practice an escape drill with your family.
2. Install smoke alarms to give you an early warning.
3. Survey your home to make sure it is fire safe.

Smoke Alarms

Smoke Alarms - Install and Test
Most fires happen at night while people are asleep.  When there's a fire, smoke will actually put sleeping people into a deeper sleep, it will not wake them.  By installing smoke alarms you will have early warning devices which give you time to act before you and your family are overcome by dangerous smoke and fumes. 

Living and Family Rooms

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