Prevention Tips


• Water, one gallon per person per day
• Nonperishable food
• Flashlight with Batteries
• Weather radio with batteries
• First Aid kit
• Install CO alarms outside of each sleeping area.
• Test alarms monthly.
• Only use grills outside of the house.
• Move vehicles outside of the garage to warm up.
• What to do if your alarm goes off/ CALL 911 immediately
• Install smoke alarms on every level of your home, inside bedrooms and outside sleeping areas.
• Test smoke alarms every month. …
• Talk with all family members about a fire escape plan and practice the plan twice a year.
• If a fire occurs in your home, GET OUT, STAY OUT and CALL FOR HELP.
Teach kids that playing with matches and lighters is dangerous. Always keep these items out of children’s reach.

Create a home fire escape plan.Time the children with a stopwatch for fun and practice.

• Crawl low under any smoke to your exit – heavy smoke and poisonous gases collect first along the ceiling.
• When the smoke alarm sounds, get moving. …
• If there is smoke blocking your door or first way out, use your second way out.
• Smoke is toxic. …
• Before opening a door, feel the doorknob and door. If either are hot leave the door closed and use second way out.
 

Prevention Tips


• Water, one gallon per person per day
• Nonperishable food
• Flashlight with Batteries
• Weather radio with batteries
• First Aid kit
• Install CO alarms outside of each sleeping area.
• Test alarms monthly.
• Only use grills outside of the house.
• Move vehicles outside of the garage to warm up.
• What to do if your alarm goes off/ CALL 911 immediately
• Install smoke alarms on every level of your home, inside bedrooms and outside sleeping areas.
• Test smoke alarms every month. …
• Talk with all family members about a fire escape plan and practice the plan twice a year.
• If a fire occurs in your home, GET OUT, STAY OUT and CALL FOR HELP.
• Crawl low under any smoke to your exit – heavy smoke and poisonous gases collect first along the ceiling.
• When the smoke alarm sounds, get moving. …
• If there is smoke blocking your door or first way out, use your second way out.
• Smoke is toxic. …
• Before opening a door, feel the doorknob and door. If either are hot leave the door closed and use second way out.