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Fire safety in the home

How to apply to book a safer home visit, what to do if there's a fire in your home, carers support and a list of fire safety leaflets.

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Check if you're eligible for a safer home visit

The criteria to book a safer home visit carried out by a Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service prevention practitioner or local operational firefighters.

What to do if there's a fire in your home

Steps to take if there's a fire in your home, including what to do if your planned escape route is blocked.

Fire safety advice for someone who cares for others in our community

Support for people who work in the care sector or care for others in the community. Help to identify those at risk of fire and how to reduce risk.

Fire safety information leaflets

Download fire safety leaflets about barbecues, candles, carbon monoxide, electric blankets, smoke alarms, vehicle fires, flooding, thatched fires and more.

Firesetter Intervention Scheme: stopping a child's interest in fire

Talking to children who play or have a unhealthy fascination with fire to help them understand the consequence of their interest and what signs to look out for.