Obvious Dangers – Do a Routine Fire Safety Check

Look for obvious dangers. A "Routine Fire Safety Check" should only take a couple of minutes but it could mean the difference between Life and Death.

Walk around your house with a view to keeping your home safe and secure.

  • Unplug all unnecessary electrical appliances.
  • Turn off all unnecessary gas appliances.
  • Make sure all candles and naked flames are extinguished.
  • Place a sparkguard in front of any open fire.
  • Empty all ashtrays.
  • Are all escape routes completely clear of obstructions?

Close all doors to reduce the spread of fire and smoke.