Fire Safety

Dealing with a fire is alarming enough, but it's even scarier when you have a baby on board. Learn how to keep your child safe when there's smoke or fire with our fire safety tips, and more.

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7 Smart Things Every Family Should Do During Fire Prevention Week

A home fire is reported every 87 seconds, yet many parents say their children wouldn’t know what to do if they heard a smoke alarm. Fire Prevention Week 2020 kicks off on October 4, and it’s the perfect time to educate kids.

4 Ways to Fireproof Your Family

Only half of parents say their kids would know what to do in a fire—and even fewer have ever practiced an escape plan. Learn the surprisingly simple ways to stop a fire from starting and safeguard your loved ones. 

Your Family's Plan in Case of a Fire

Follow these steps to craft an exit strategy that gets your family out of the house as safely and quickly as possible. 

6 Holiday Safety Hazards

Protect your family and your home from these holiday dangers.

More Fire Safety

Fire Alarm: Protect Your Family from Fires

Admit it: You've never practiced a fire escape plan -- even though flames can engulf your home in minutes. Learn the steps that will keep your kids safe.

The Bottom Line on Urban Fire Safety

These city-parenting experts -- and authors and moms -- share research-tested advice for apartment building fire safety.