Follow these recommended steps to reduce the likelihood of a fire in your home and to improve the safety of your family:
- Install and check smoke detectors.
- Have a fire escape plan for your family and practice it.
- If a building is on fire, get out and stay out.
- Place a fire extinguisher on every floor in the home.
- Keep combustible materials away from heat sources.
- Never smoke in bed.
- Keep holiday greens away from heat sources.