Safety Skills

It is important that all family members know how to administer first aid and CPR and how to use a fire extinguisher.

Learn First Aid and CPR

Take a first aid and CPR class Local American Red Cross chapters can provide information about this type of training. Official certification by the American Red Cross provides protection for those giving first aid under the “good Samaritan” law in the event you ever have to administer CPR to a stranger.

Learn How to Use a Fire Extinguisher

Be sure everyone knows how to use your fire extinguishers and where they are kept. At minimum you should have one ABC type fire extinguisher, if not multiple.