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Safety Tips from the Heart of America Metro Fire Chiefs Council

Home Safety Checklist

Use this checklist to see how safe your home really is. If you can answer "yes" to every question, congratulations. If you answer "no" to any question, get busy and correct the condition.

Smoke Detectors

Electrical Hazards

Housekeeping Hazards

Heating and cooking hazards

Special for Parents

IMPORTANT: A child learns by example as well as by instruction. Do you always set a good example when it comes to safety?

In Case of Fire


Floyd Peoples, Chief Fire Marshal, Kansas City, Mo., Fire Department, 816-784-9100
Heart of America Metro Fire Chiefs Council, 9550 W. 95th St., Overland Park, Kan. 66212