If you had to escape a house fire how would you get out? Do you have a plan?
According to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) 4,000 Americans die each year in fires. USFA statistics say that having a working smoke alarm can more than double your chances of surviving a fire.
These escape plan tips could also help save your life.
- Have two ways out of each room
- Know to crawl low to the floor when escaping to avoid toxic smoke
- Know that once you're out, stay out
For a full list of helpful tips, visit the USFA website.
Below is a plan you can print out to use for your home: