BE FIRE WISE - be #WildFireReady!

BE FIRE WISE - be #WildFireReady!

Overstrand Municipality

BE FIRE WISE - be #WildFireReady!

In the last year, wildfires in the Overberg district have destroyed and damaged almost 50 homes and threatened several neighbourhoods.

Any emergency and/or distress call regarding accidents and/or fires can be reported to the Overstrand Municipality’s 24-hour Emergency only number on 028 312 2400.

 
Do you know what Defensible Space is?

Defensible Space is an area around a building where vegetation is managed by removing overhanging material and leaf litter that surrounds infrastructure.

Let's keep everything short and neat to reduce the risk of flame contact and radiant heat.

For more fire wise tips, click here.

BE FIRE WISE - be #WildFireReady!

Overstrand Municipality

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