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Bedtime Routines

You are more at risk if a fire starts when you are asleep, so it’s a good idea to check your home before you go to bed.

NEVER…

• Never leave washing machines, dishwashers or tumble dryers on overnight.

• Never leave electrical items charging overnight.

ALWAYS…

• Always turn off and unplug electrical appliances unless they are designed to be left on, like your freezer.

•Always keep door and window keys where everyone can find them.

• Always turn heaters off and put up fire guards.

AVOID…

• Avoid blocking exit routes.

REMEMBER...

• Remember, the best way to stay safe is to introduce a bedtime routine that everyone in your home is familiar with.

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