Home Safety Visits

What does it do?

We can help you design a fire plan so that you and your family will know how to react if you have a fire.  We will also fit, where applicable, a battery powered smoke alarm free of charge.

Who it is for?

This service for the residents of Cumbria and every home in Cumbria is eligible to apply for a free Home Safety Visit to help them deal with any potential fire hazards in their homes. 

Where it is available?

Local service (Eden, South Lakeland, Allerdale, Barrow-in-Furness, Carlisle, Copeland).

What it costs:

The service is completely free, normally takes about 30 minutes and is undertaken by Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service personnel.

How to access or apply for it:

To arrange a visit please ring freephone: 0800 358 4777, complete the online form or contact your local fire station.

Additional information:

All Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service personnel carry an identification card.  Never let anyone into your home unless you know them or they can prove their identity.  If you are in doubt please call 01900 822503 for help.


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