Safety Tips

The head of the family should be aware of all kinds of potential fires that could occur in the house, and all types of fire extinguishers that should be used to combat these kinds of fires.

Training all Family members, especially children, on how to evacuate the premises during an emergency.

An emergency plan should be set. Containing the steps to be taken by the family members and housemaid in case of fire. Civil Defence 997 & Police 999 emergency numbers should be displayed in a clear place.

Avoid smoking within bedrooms and other places where children are present, as smoking account for 25% of occurring fires.

Assign some of the family members for alert, awake and evacuate the children, senior people and people with special needs during emergency.

Avoid using barbeque and charcoal cookers in confined spaces.