Home Safety Support Team 

You may be at risk from fire in your home

  • Do you have trouble hearing your smoke alarm?
  • Do you have difficulty leaving your home?
  • Do you know, or care for anyone who does?

Are there any factors that might affect you ability to prevent a fire starting or reacting promptly if a fire should happen in you home e.g. mobility problems, effects of alcohol or prescribed medication? Are there any health conditions that might directly increase you risk of fire e.g. age-related conditions, learning disabilities, sight/hearing problems? Do you have other support or do you live alone?

The Home Safety Support Team supports Station Personnel and Partners, enabling them to carry out Home Fire Safety Checks for the more vulnerable residents in our community.

Smoke alarms are available for people who are Deaf or hard of hearing. The alarm main unit works in conjunction with specialist smoke alarms fitted by the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service.  On actuation, the light flashes and the attached disc vibrates as a further warning. All specialist Deaf alarm equipment is supplied and fitted by trained fire service personnel and fitted free of charge.

We also supply a range of specialist equipment to help reduce the risk in homes.  Electric blankets, fire retardant bedding, home fire suppression units extension leads and deep fat fryers are all available free of charge if risk is identified as part of a Home Fire Safety Check.


 Hard of hearing Alarms

 Text us on 07756 847123 

Hard of hearing alarmSpecialist visits and smoke alarms for people who are Deaf or hard of hearing are also available.  The alarm main unit works in conjunction with specialist smoke alarms fitted by the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service.  On actuation, the light flashes and the disc attached vibrates as a further warning.

All specialist Deaf alarm equipment is supplied and fitted by trained fire service personnel and fitted free of charge.

 Register Online

 

             Home Fire Safety Check


Phone FREE on 0800 169 1234

Online Registration Form

email: Home Fire Safety  
Text us on 07756 847123 

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Specialists Based at FSHQ this team of specialists work with lead organisations in their particular field to make sure that we deal with each special group in an acceptable way.
Page Last Updated on 06/4/2016
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