The diligent RVer places a focus on fire safety. Fire is, unfortunately, one of the top causes of RV loss in the United States today. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 20,000 RV fires occur each year. Make sure yours isn’t one of them!
When your RV is driving or parked, a fire can start. The following pointers will assist you in identifying the most prevalent fire threats. Before you leave, make sure to:
- Prepare a pre-travel checklist and inspect your RV before each journey.
- Ensure your RV has three fire extinguishers: one in the kitchen, one in the bedroom, and one outside in an unlocked compartment or your tow car. Ascertain that every tourist is aware of their location and how to use them.
- Make sure your smoke detector is working.
- Have a minimum of two escape routes and a plan in place. It’s a good idea