Urban Structure Fire
Preparation saves lives
Develop an emergency plan to be able to respond quickly and safely in the event of a structure fire.
What to do if caught a structure fire
Respond to the smoke alarm signal.
Crouch down low to avoid breathing in smoke.
Close the doors: closed doors slow the spread of fire.
Walk, do not run, to the safest exit. (Do not use elevators.)
Congregate in a designated meeting place outside.
When all members are outside, STAY OUTSIDE. Under no circumstance should anyone go back into a burning home.
Call the fire department or call 9-1-1.