Advice for older people, parents and carers
The clocks have changed, temperatures have dropped and the dark nights have closed in. With this comes greater fire risks - as people start using electric heaters, light candles and start cooking more hot food. Please follow our simple steps to keep safe this winter, by looking at the various resources on this website.
There are many hazards in the home, which may not at first seem to present an obvious danger. The video below shows a Christmas tree destroying someone's living room.
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