Fire Prevention Starts With You

Did you know that it is the law for all Ontario homes to have a working smoke alarm on every storey and outside all sleeping areas? Did you know that it is the law for all Ontario homes to have a working carbon monoxide (otherwise known as the “silent killer”) detector?

“Fire Safety is important for all of us.  Residential fires are responsible for a tragic number of deaths, injuries and millions of dollars in property damage each year.

The best way to practice fire safety is to make sure a fire doesn’t break out in the first place. That means you should always be aware of potential hazards in your home.”-City of Brampton Fire and Emergency Services

Click here for helpful Fire Safety Tools from The City Of Brampton. Be sure to check your town/city’s website for local by-laws and restrictions when it comes to open-air burning, outdoor fireplaces and tips on accident prevention. Here is an excellent resource for Spring & Summer Fire Safety Tips.