When using a frying pan or cooking with hot oil, are being reminded not to leave pans unattended when the heat is switched on and do not move the pan if it is on fire.
She added should never throw water over a pan when it was on fire, and to evacuate and call 999.
Making sure smoke alarms are working will greatly increase ’s chances of escaping unharmed.
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Anyone who thinks they might qualify for a free Home Fire Safety Visit can call the HWFRS Prevention team on 0800 032 1155.