Do you know the precautions to take if a wildfire threatens your community? In 2015, the U.S. has experienced over 68,000 reported fires burning more than 10.1 million acres across the nation, according to the Insurance Information Institute.
If you live in an area prone to wildfires, it’s important to take the proper steps to protect your family and your property. The following resources can help guide your preparation efforts.
Wildfire Prevention: Preparing Your Property
Create and maintain “zones” to help defend your space.
Wildfire Prevention: How to Prepare Your Home
Mitigate the risk on your home by using these types of outside materials.
Everything You Want to Know About: Wildfire Preparedness
Still have questions on how to prepare for a wildfire? Here are some tips from making sure your smoke alarms are working properly to protecting your identity in the aftermath if a wildfire threatens your home.
Wildfire Evacuation Tips – What Can You Do To Make Sure You’re Ready?
Need to evacuate? Check out these tips to create a plan.