Unformatted text preview: melﬂ Ofﬂine Name ”Be Ready for Fire Emergencies” People are often injured in ﬁres simply because of panic. Panic is a feeling of »
fear that makes people act unwisely. The ﬁrst people to panic are usually those who
have never planned for safety in a fire emergency. Panic makes it harder to protect
yourself and harder for others to help you. Schools and some fami ‘ ' . ~ prepare for a directions and
You are exit signs.
a theater, restaurant, or
At one time, a home
while everyone slept. to a
family. People are awakened while there There are many kinds tors, and they ,
differently. All of them sense
smoke in the _. Smoke detectors should be in
hallways near the . There sure to awaken people. detectors sh - c . - month, and their batteries be replaced at least a year.
One of greatest dangers of fire the damage smoke
can the lungs. In ire, the least amount smoke is near the . Keep your he
of . Quickly stand up and
If it is cool, out of the room If the door hot, do not open tead, stuff rags or
in the space around to ep smoke out.
the rags if you . Crawl to a window. it is not high, out to escape. If is high, call out for help. ...
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