Every year, there are over 50,000 fires at properties which cause around 350 fatalities and injure over 10,000 people.
These statistics highlight the need for action to be taken to reduce the risk of fire in the home. The installation of automatic fire detection devices will aid the early warning of fire while the provision of an ‘action plan’ in the event of fire will help ensure the safe evacuation of residents and/or employees.
Areas of risk to be considered include but are not limited to:
In order to progress a claim, your Insurers will ask that you:
For smaller incidents, you should:
In the event of a fire…
Telephone 999 for assistance from the Emergency Services. Keeping everyone safe, please arrange to notify Thomas Carroll and/or your insurers at the first available opportunity.
During office hours please contact your dedicated Thomas Carroll Claims Executive or alternatively, call our offices on 02920 853788.
In the event of a fire outside of business hours, please follow procedures in your Policy wording.