City of Glendale, AZ - Click here to go to the city home page

Skip Navigation Link

        Follow Your Money   RequestForService
Glendale, AZ
Glendale, AZ - Departments Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Services Glendale, AZ - Glendale, AZ - City Officials Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Residents Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Visitors Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Businesses Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Online Services Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Important Updates Glendale, AZ Glendale, AZ - Home Page
Glendale, AZ


Recreation | Fire and Safety | Police and Safety | Bike Safety and Transportation
Glendale University |
Library: Teen or Kids | Landscape Classes | Water Conservation
Environmental Tips | West Nile Tips | HOA Training | Council Meeting 101 | Home

Yellow Page Break Image

Education - Fire and Safety

Water Safety | Home Escape Plans | Kitchen Safety | Smoke Detector Tips
Youth Firesetter Intervention | CPR Classes | Safety Educators | Home

Home Escape Plans

To develop a home escape plan:

  • Sit down with your family and plan two ways out of every room, especially bedrooms. Make special arrangements for children, older adults and people with disabilities.
  • Have a meeting place already planned and mark it on your plan.
  • Check your smoke detectors on the first day of every month. Replace your smoke detector batteries once a year.
  • Practice the escape plan twice a year, utilizing a plan to find two ways out of every room.

In case of fire:

  • Check doors for heat and smoke before using. Feel the door with the back of your hand. If it is hot, go to the second way out.
  • Crawl low under smoke. Get on your hands and knees and crawl quickly to the exit.
  • Get out fast. And stay out! Go to the meeting place. Do not go back in for any reason. Call 911 from a neighbor’s house.

Fire is the third leading cause of accidental death in the home.




Glendale, AZ - Welcome
Glendale, AZ
Contact Us   |   Brochures   |   History of Glendale   |   How to Get Around Glendale   |   Links   |   Press Room   |   Policies
© 2015 City of Glendale, Arizona