Quick Tips

These simple steps can reduce the risk of fire and keep everyone safer:

test alarmTest your smoke alarm on the 1st of every month and never take out the batteries

plan escapePlan your escape route and make sure everyone knows it

cigarettesPut cigarettes out – right out – and never smoke in bed.

unattended kitchenTake extra care in the kitchen and never leave cooking unattended

bedtime checklistMake a bedtime check last thing at night to reduce fire risks – eg unplug heaters

get helpNever try to tackle a fire yourself