6 Fire Prevention Tips

Fire prevention safety week 2014 is here – here are 6 tips on how to prevent and be ready in case of a fire.PropertyManagement

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Buy smoke detectors if you don’t have any – and check the batteries and test regularly. It is recommended that you test smoke detectors every month.
  2. Put together a fire escape plan –  include a designated meeting place outside of the home. Plan on practicing your escape plan twice a year.
  3. Stop. Drop. and Roll – children should be taught this technique to use if their clothes are on fire.
  4. Create an emergency supply kit – include things like blankets, flashlight and water-  keep it in your car so can access it easily.
  5. Gather a list of emergency contact numbers –   keep it in your emergency supply kit.
  6. Buy a fireproof safe –  store important documents like birth certificates and financial documents in the safe or even store them in a safe deposit box.