High Rise Escape Device: Fires in garages and home workshops are a serious matter. The typical garage or workshop contains a host of flammable materials, from liquids such as gasoline and paint thinner to wood, sawdust and greasy rags. Often, garages and workshops contain heat sources such as water heaters and furnaces that can ignite a fire.As with most things involving safety, the key to keeping your garage or workshop as fireproof as possible is to make sure you have the right equipment and that you get into the habit of making the safest choices. Here are three steps to garage and workshop fire prevention that everyone can and should take.
Step 1: Establish Safe Routines:If you develop safe habits, fire prevention will become routine.
Step 2: Practice Safe Storage:Fires require three things: fuel, oxygen and heat. Keep those three things from coming together and you have taken a big step in reducing the chances of a fire. Good storage makes that possible.
Step 3: Buy Proper Safety Equipment:You don’t have to spend much money to buy what you need to alert you about a fire or put a fire out before it spreads.