House Fire

Surviving a House Fire

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house on fire A housefire requires immediate, get-out-now, evacuation. There is no time to collect the family photo albums or autographed baseball. You need to get everyone out NOW!
To greatly improve your chance of survival, there are tons of things you can do before and during a housefire. Take some time now to do them.

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Fire Preparation Plan

Prepare for a fire as if you expect it to happen. For the past 10 years, there have been over 4,000 deaths and 22,000 injuries each year in our country from fire.
Do these things:

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Fire Evacuation Plan

Your house fire evacuation plan should include:

Fire Practice

Evacuating during a housefire requires some special skills. It's a good idea (and can be fun) to practice these skills too:

Other things to do periodically with the family:

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