Home Fire Safety Tips

Practicing Safety

The City of Oviedo Fire Department encourages you to practice the three most important Home Fire Safety Tips to decrease the likelihood of a fire occurring in your home.

Residential home fires present the greatest risk for serious injuries and loss of life in Florida and common household fires occur from cooking, portable heating, fireplace heating, clothes dryer, and lightning! Have you taken the time to discuss Fire Safety Tips among your family members?

3 Best Practice Home Fire Safety Tips

  1. Develop a Fire Escape Plan and practice it with the entire family
  2. Maintain a Class ABC Fire Extinguisher in the kitchen and garage
  3. Maintain working Smoke Detectors/Alarms in the home