Every year, thousands of people are injured in their homes by common household hazards, ranging from simple injuries to fires. By adhering to some simple rules and being aware of your surroundings, you can help avoid these hazards and protect the ones you love. To be sure you’re covered, reduce your risks and evaluate your home insurance policy.
Your home is your castle. Being aware of common household injuries can help you keep you safe and sound.
In 2011, fire departments responded to 370,000 home fires in the U.S. Most home insurance plans provide coverage for your home’s structure in the case of an accident fire; to be sure if your home is covered, talk to your agent.
But, with a few simple precautions, you can help improve the fire safety of your home.
Protect the little ones in your home by following these simple precautionary measures: