When Fire Strikes – Have Two Ways Out

    When fire strikes, deadly smoke can fill your home within minutes. That’s why we want you to plan and practice home fire drills.

    Key Tips

    • Make and practice a fire escape plan.
    • Plan two ways to escape from each room.
    • Pick a place to meet after you escape to check that everyone got out.
    • Practice your escape plan every month.
    • Plan for everyone in your home – including babies and others who need help to escape.
    • Involve children in making and practicing your escape plan.
    • Teach children to never hide during a fire – they must get out and stay out.


    Source: United States Fire Administration

    Browse more resources on our full site here