Small fires are, unfortunately, very common and can cause serious injuries and extensive damage to property and possessions. By following a few simple rules and maintaining a basic level of awareness, you can reduce the chances of fire in your home.
Please click here to see the top tips for keeping you and your family safe from the risk of fire.
For more information about fire safety in multi-storey blocks, please visit the Fire Safety in blocks page
In the event of a fire, please call the Fire Brigade by dialling 999.
You can find more useful fire safety advice at the GM Fire and Rescue Service website