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3rd Jul '19

Winter fire safety for seniors

Winter is well and truly upon us and with colder temperatures come increased fire and safety risks in the home. Each year, Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) attends approximately 4,500 residential fires in NSW with around 30% of them occurring in winter months, and 47% of fires starting in the kitchen.

Below are some of the checklist items FRNSW recommend to help keep seniors fire safe this winter.

 

Read the full FRNSW winter safety checklist for seniorsĀ