Category Archives: Fire Safety

What Should I Do in the Event of a House Fire?

House fires can be minor incidents or major disasters. In either case, it’s crucial to know what to do in a fire in San Francisco, CA. Use the following dos and don’ts to guide your actions if you ever find yourself in this dangerous situation. What to do in a fire Put it out: If […]

How to Safely Descend a Fire Escape

If there’s a fire in your building, do you know how to safely get out when you’re on the second floor or higher up? Some people think they’ll just tie bedsheets together and anchor them to furniture while they lower themselves out a window, while others expect to rely on their fire escape—but how realistic […]

How to Get Out of a Fire Quickly

House fires are scary and deadly events, killing nearly 4,000 Americans each year and injuring thousands more. Because they’re so dangerous, it’s essential that everyone knows how to get out of a fire in San Francisco, CA. Continue reading this post from our experts at Great Escape Fire Escape Service to learn everything there is […]

Tips for Fire Escape Planning

Whether it’s due to an electrical malfunction, a mishap in the kitchen or an unattended candle, there are over 350,000 house fires in the United States each year. These fires can be devastating, and not only from the standpoint of property damage—they also result in nearly 4,000 deaths and more than 15,000 injuries. Luckily, you […]

Why Are Fires Common After Earthquakes?

If you’re living in San Francisco, chances are you’ve felt at least a little temblor at some point since you moved here, and perhaps even some of the larger quakes the area is famous for. Most people are familiar with the devastating 1906 quake, which decimated parts of the city—but few people realize that the […]