Fire safety check
Last updated at 09:58, Thursday, 15 March 2012
Householders are being encouraged to sign up to get a free home safety check from firefighters.
Almost 340 people in Dumfries and Galloway signed up during a recent drive. Of the 110 house fires in the region in 2010-11, more than 40 did not have working smoke alarms or have an alarm at all. To get a home check, text FIRE to 61611 or free phone 0808 1003141.
First published at 21:34, Wednesday, 14 March 2012
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