In the event of a fire, make sure you and your family leave your home quickly and find somewhere safe nearby.

If you live in a flat, you should follow the information on the Fire Action Notices which are displayed in prominent positions throughout the building. This will provide information on what to do if there is a fire in your block.

Keep calm and act quickly, get everyone out as soon as possible. Back to top

Do not waste time investigating what has happened or rescuing valuables and personal belongings. Back to top

If there is smoke, keep low where the air is clearer. Back to top

Close doors and windows if it is safe to do so. Back to top

Call the Fire Service on 999 when you are in a safe position. Back to top

Do not go back into the building until you are told it is safe to do so. Back to top