‘Take action to keep homes safe’

FIGURES reveal three in four people killed in house fires in Lincolnshire last year were over 60.

The statistics have prompted Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue to issue further advice on how to stay safe at home.

Among the tips are testing smoke alarms weekly, preparing an action plan, identifying an escape route, and ensuring you know where keys are kept.

For a free home safety check, call 01522 552222.