It is very important that you consider your family safety when it comes to fire in the household. You should have a family fire safety plan, especially if you have younger children or elderly parents that live with you. Everybody in the household needs to know what to do if there is a fire.
In the United States of America alone, there were over one and a half million fires in the year 2003, resulting in nearly 4000 deaths and 18,000 injuries. You might also not be aware that 80% of civilian fire fatalities actually occur in the home.
In Blackburn, from January 2003 to December 2003 the total number of fire service incidents were 4068 – Blackburn with Darwen (Unitary Authority) Source: Office For National Statistics
Here are a few things you should do to ensure that your fire safety plan is up to scratch:
What they say
"Due to internal resource issues we at Chessington World Of Adventures were struggling to meet our commitments of having "suitable and sufficient" fire risk assessment for all of our buildings and Rides on site. Meeting the challenge of maintaining our continued commitment to having "suitable and sufficient" fire risk assessments in place for all of our buildings and Rides on site required us to search for a competent third party supplier who could deliver our needs at a reasonable cost"
Kevin Bainbridge, Head of Safety & Technical Services[mc4wp_form]