This is an excellent “Inside Edition” video news report about the dangers of lint fires that would be a good edition to your prevention library.  It suggests that dryer vents be cleaned twice a year while checking smoke alarm batteries.

Due to an increase in fires it is recommended that people do not turn on appliances before they go to bed.  A simple bedtime routine which includes switching off all electrical appliances at night will reduce the risk of having a fire in your home.

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