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Do you have a working fire alarm?

12/01/2023 About 1 minute Share article:
If you don't have working fire alarms, or if you require further information on keeping you and your family safe, you can book a Home Safety Visit from Essex County Fire and Rescue Service.

Visits to your home are free and are carried out by a fire safety specialist who will also talk to you about your individual needs and safety concerns.

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service offers the follow services:

• Smoke alarms
• Sensory smoke alarms for the hearing impaired
• Advice on home fire safety
• Health & Wellbeing check & referral if required
• Electrical hazards, kitchen safety & safety in the home
• Advice around cost of living
• Crime prevention advice
• Advice around carbon monoxide & gas safety
• Fire retardant bedding
• Assessment for a Portable Misting Unit for most ‘at risk’ & vulnerable residents
• Training for carers

As part of the service smoke alarms can be fitted for anybody who needs them.

Claire Monk, Live Safe Manager said: “We're determined to reach anyone without working smoke alarms and can fit smoke alarms free of charge.”

You can book your visit here.

Essex County Fire and Rescue Service Chelmsford Smoke Alarms Claire Monk, Live Safe Manager

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