This week is Fire Prevention Week
Fire Prevention Week is the best time to review how to keep your family safe, especially in light of tragedies like this overnight.
According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), half of the home fire deaths result from fires reported between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m. when most people are sleeping. Smoke alarms should be installed in every bedroom, outside each separate sleeping area and on every level of a home.
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An American Red Cross survey found that most people believe they have up to 10 minutes to safely get away from a home fire, when in fact they may have as little as 2 minutes to escape before the situation turns deadly. (read more)
This year’s Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 4-10, focuses on keeping families safe with working smoke alarms.(read more)