Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service

Night Time

Many fires start at night. Make sure you have a night time fire safety routines to help keep you and your family safe:
  • Switch off and unplug all electrical appliances not designed to stay on.
  • Before emptying ashtrays, make sure the contents are cold.
  • Check soft furnishings where people have been smoking.
  • Switch off portable heaters.
  • Fit a spark guard to open hearth fires.
  • Close the doors of all rooms.
  • Check that keys to doors and window locks are easily available.

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