Fire Safety for Disabled Persons

Persons with physical, sight, or hearing disabilities may need to take special fire safety precautions, especially if they live alone.

Because it may take you longer to respond to a fire, it very important that you have the right number of appropriate smoke alarms installed in your home and that they are in working order. Early warning will give you more time to get out in case of fire.

Plan and practice an escape route.

If Your Hearing is Limited

If Your Vision is Limited

If You Have Limited Mobility

If You Use Oxygen