Prepare Your Family for a Home Fire

  • Red Cross Los Angeles Home Fire Preparedness

Would you and your family know what to do if your home was on fire?

The Red Cross is here to help you and your family stay safe from home fires.
Follow these 3 easy steps to keep you and your family safe:


It’s been shown that with a working smoke alarm, a family’s chance of surviving a home fire increases by 50 percent. Plus, experts agree that you have as little as two minutes to escape from a home fire, so having an escape plan is important. Armed with knowledge about home fire prevention and safety, and working smoke alarms, your family can protect not just yourselves, but help us to educate your friends and neighbors too!

More ways to stay safe


Request a FREE Smoke Alarm Installation

Need help making sure that your home is protected by working smoke alarms? Complete our form to schedule a free smoke alarm inspection by Red Cross volunteers or one of our partners in home fire preparedness.

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Teach Your Children

Every year, over 2,000 children 12 years and younger are are helped by the Red Cross after home fires in South Carolina. Help teach your children the importance of knowing what to do during a home fire or other disaster – it could save their life.

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Do you want to help make your community safer from home fires? We are looking for groups who want to be involved! Fill out this form to learn more about how you can join a us in helping your community!!