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Out and About

Stay safe when outdoors and take steps to help us during an incident if we're needed.

  • Water Safety One of the main risks is cold-water shock, which can have a dramatic effect on your body, such as causing your muscles to weaken.
  • Road Safety The best way to deal with traffic collisions is to stop them from happening in the first place. Lets make our roads safer.
  • Bonfires and Barbecues Outdoor activities are often a great way to spend your leisure time but they have dangers too. Read our advice to help stay safe.
  • Camping Camping is a lot of fun but also a big responsibility. Be safe when you're camping to help prevent wildfires.
  • Countryside Grass fires can get out of hand very quickly, cause extensive damage and put lives at risk. Follow our advice to keep safe.
  • Thatched Roofs Preventing a thatch fire is important because they are notoriously difficult to extinguish. Check our fire safety advice.
  • Wildfires Wildfires can be very dangerous, spreading quickly, threatening people, livestock and property. Here's how to minimise the risk.
  • Boat Safety Advice for boat owners about how to protect the boat and crew from fire, and what to do should a fire break out.
  • Wet Weather Advice Find out how to stay safe in wet weather.