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Home safety

Free safe and well visit

If you are over 70 or have mobility problems it could mean you're at greater risk if a fire breaks out in your home. If you don't need this service yourself, you can refer a relative, friend or client to us, too.

Call our friendly home safety team on 0800 923 7000 or email preferred contact details to home@kent.fire-uk.org

One of our friendly team will be in touch and let you know if a safe and well visit can help.

Smoke alarms save lives

We want to make sure all homes in Kent and Medway have working smoke alarms - it's the best protection you can have against fire. That's why we offer free safety advice and services to everyone.

Protecting your home and your loved ones

There is a lot you can do to keep yourself (and your loved ones) safe. Depending on your lifestyle and where you live, you may be at greater risk than others, so make sure you're aware of the dangers.

Of course babies, children and older people are most at risk if a fire breaks out in their home, as their bodies are even less able to cope. Our video, presented by Kent firefighter and mum, Nicki Escudier, gives some simple tips on protecting your home and your loved ones.

Fire safety advice in British Sign Language (BSL)


Audio home safety advice

Our home safety advice is also available in audio format below.

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