Fire Escape Plans

Every 86 seconds, a home fire breaks out in the U.S. Could your family get out in two minutes or less?

Targeted outreach week: October 9-15, 2016
Note: Materials may now be used anytime.
Toolkit reviewed: 2016

Suggested hashtag: #fireescapeplan

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National Experts

Prevent Child Injury offers members access to spokespeople selected for their knowledge on injury prevention topics. These experts are available to speak to media and other interested parties.


Project Materials

These materials were created by Prevent Child Injury to help spread the key messages on fire escape planning and practice. Please feel free to use these materials as needed. Most of these materials can be co-branded with your organization’s logo. 

Customizable Press Release

Newsletter/Blog Post

Planning Guide

Fact Graphic



These materials were created by Prevent Child Injury members and other trusted sources.

Articles/Fact Sheets/Brochures

Don't Let Your World Go Up in Smoke – USFA*




Toolkits/Web Pages




*List of Abbreviations
CFF: California Fire Foundation
CIPA:  Child Injury Prevention Alliance
CIRP: Center for Injury Research and Policy
NFPA: National Fire Protection Association
NSC: National Safety Council
NZFS: New Zealand Fire Service
SKW: Safe Kids Worldwide
USFA: U.S. Fire Administration


* Links to other organizations found on this site are provided solely as a service to our users. These links do not constitute an endorsement of these organizations or their programs by Prevent Child Injury, and none should be inferred. Prevent Child Injury is not responsible for the content of the individual organization web pages found at these links.