Study: Families not Prepared for Fire

November 2007
Fire Chief;Nov2007, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p14
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The article reports on the new research by the national nonprofit organization Home Safety Council in the U.S. It finds that most mothers have talked with their children about preparing for emergencies. It states that the research assesses how the families prepare when it comes to emergency situations. According to Meri-K Appy, president of the council, the new research results show that busy parents are not taking the basic steps needed to prepare their families for emergencies.


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