12 Days of Firewise – Tip #8 – Keep your house number visible

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Dec 20, 2012

Love to decorate? We sure do! But make sure wreaths and other holiday decorations don’t hide your house number. That’s the latest tip from NFPA's Firewise Regional Advisor, Gary Marshall, who reminds us that during an emergency, firefighters and EMT’s won’t be able to find you if your house number is covered.

Have you checked out the last seven tips of our "12 Days of Firewise" holiday campaign? If not, take a look at our video page for all of the simple yet effective actions you can take to stay safer this holiday season. While you’re at it, download our safety tip sheet and share it with your family and friends. Remember, “make your Firewise list and check it twice” this holiday season!

Stay tuned for another great video tip tomorrow and keep watching as we make our way to number 12!