Lisa Braxton

Universal figures and easy-to-read language featured in Fire Prevention Week materials help widen audience reach of safety messages

Blog Post created by Lisa Braxton Employee on Aug 30, 2017

2-page educational sheet showing generic figures testing the alarm and escaping to safety

Reach a broad audience during this Fire Prevention Week season with NFPA’s new easy-to-read escape planning themed safety tip sheets designed using universal figures. Both the easy-to-read “Plan Your Home Escape” and “Practice Your Home Escape Drill Two Times a Year” are available in 13 languages and can be used to reinforce this year’s Fire Prevention Week theme: “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!™”. The tip sheets can be found on the Fire Prevention Week page and also on the easy-to-read page of the NFPA website.

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