Category Archives: Keeping Safe at Home

Follow these simple, inexpensive tips to prevent fires in your home. You can also get free advice from your local fire and rescue service. This can help you and others to get out quickly and safely if a fire does break out.

Bonfire Night Fire Safety Advice

This information is intended for those organisers who are mounting firework displays or organising bonfires for the general public. It contains important information about your responsibilities to the public and the staff involved. Bonfire Night Fire Safety – Remember that safety is the key to having a safe and successful...
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Smoking safety

Smoking Safety – More people die in fires caused by smoking than in fires caused by anything else. Tobacco is manufactured to stay alight, meaning it can remain smouldering and start a fire. Smokers are being reminded today that careless disposal of cigarettes is the single biggest killer in house...
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Smoke alarms

You are more than twice as likely to die in a fire at home if you haven’t got a smoke alarm. A smoke alarm is the easiest way to alert you to the danger of fire, giving you precious time to escape. They are cheap, easy to get hold of...
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