As the holiday season approaches, homes will soon be glowing with decorations both inside and out, delicious foods will be baked, menorahs lit, and carefully wrapped packages will appear under Christmas trees. Though often forgotten, the season and its traditions pose an increased risk for fire hazards. “In the 31 years that I have been conducting fire investigations, I have heard countless times, ‘I always... Read Article
Proper smoke alarm placement can save your life Not only is checking the batteries and testing your smoke alarms important to your safety, but also key is placing smoke alarms in the proper places. Alarms should be in the basement, outside sleeping areas, and inside each bedroom. View the infographic below to learn more about smoke alarm placement. More information about fire prevention This article... Read Article
Because everyone has a stake in Fire Safety...be sure to know these important points! Don’t let your business or workplace become a statistic. Everyone on your team has a part to play in fire safety.
Take the time to be sure that your FIRE SAFETY CHECKLIST has been gone over - for your business and home!
Here is a printable PDF Checklist: Everyone-Has-a-Stake-in-Fire-Safety.... Read Article
At Pardridge Insurance, we want your home to be a safe haven for your family. Is it? Be proactive. Follow these tips to keep your home and family fire proof. Smoke detectors – Do you have one? Do the batteries work? Properly installed and maintained smoke detectors led to an almost 50% decrease in fire deaths since the late 1970’s. It’s estimated that 890 lives... Read Article