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Fire Safety Friday – Home Fire Escape Plans

The Hamilton Fire Department (HFD) has developed a series of “Fire Safety Friday” messages for students and caregivers, as part of its Elementary School Fire Safety Education Program Initiative.

This week’s message, Home Fire Escape Plans highlights the importance of making sure everyone in your home knows how to call 9-1-1 from a cell phone or a trusted neighbour’s phone.

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Every second counts! If a fire occurred in your home tonight, would your family get out safely? A fast, pre-planned escape is critical to survival. The pdf caregiver fact sheet below provides simple steps to develop a home fire escape plan.

The fire safety message and affiliated content is derived from the Hamilton Fire Department, Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal, and the National Fire Prevention Association.

Fire Safety Friday – Home Fire Escape Plans