Did you know that those 65 years and older are nearly three times more likely to die in a fire than the general population? The month of October is Fire Prevention Month. It’s more important than ever that we be ready for a fire and help protect our elder loved ones. One such resource is ESFI’s Home Fire Safety for Older Adults Safety Awareness Program Toolkit. Other terrific resources are also included in the following article from the Herald-Tribune.
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