After an Aug. 20 house fire, on Broadview Place in Fort Collins, injured several college-age men and killed one dog, PFA teamed up with the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery to produce a 360-degree virtual tour of the home.
The video is an immersive medium through which we can literally show people fire’s fast-moving and broad-reaching impacts. It illustrates numerous fire-safety educational messages, including:
- The importance of closing your door before you sleep. Even hollow-core door's have been proven to protect people from fire. Learn more about "Close Before you Doze" from our partners at Underwriters Laboratory's Firefighter Research Institute.
- The importance of having at least two fire- and building-code approved ways to escape every room in your home.
- How to safely use a fire pit and extinguish a fire.
- "Get out and stay out." In the event of a fire, get out as quickly as you can. Don't go back inside for anything – not even your valuables or pets.
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