Fire Safety

Fire Safety

  • Smoke alarms save lives. Ensure there is a working smoke alarm fitted on each level of your home. Test the batteries regularly.

  • Avoid overloading electrical sockets.

  • Always use a fireguard in front of an open fire.

  • Never smoke in bed or when tired.

  • Keep ashtrays empty when not in use.

  • Keep matches and lighters out of the reach of children.

  • Never a leave a chip pan or frying pan unattended.

  • Make sure to have a suitable fire extinguisher and fire blanket in your kitchen.

  • Never leave a burning candle unattended.

  • Have your chimney cleaned at least once a year.

  • Close all doors at night time.

In the event of Fire

  • Get everyone out of the house as quickly as possible and Stay Out.

  • Call the Fire Brigade on 999 or 112 immediately.

  • Alert your neighbours.

  • Contact Steer as soon as possible

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