Fire Chief Recommends Having an Exit Plan From Hotel Room When on Vacation

Jul 06, 2021 at 09:44 am by WGNS

Summer is the time for family vacations and one of the top destinations searched for online...  the Outer Banks of North Carolina, according to a 2020 article in Forbes magazine. Number two on the list was Yellowstone National Park.

For Middle Tennessee residents, both Destin, Florida and Gulf Shores, Alabama seem to be hot spots for summer get-a-ways. The two vacation destinations are less than a 7-and-a-half-hour drive from Rutherford County.

When on vacation, regardless of fame or fortune, do you familiarize yourself with an exit plan in case of emergency?

Murfreesboro Fire Chief Mark Foulks stated…

The fire chief went on to say that furniture is more combustible these days due to the materials used in manufacturing, when compared to furniture made in years past. The same is true with mattresses, especially memory gel…

Again, you should always familiarize yourself with your surroundings and have an exit plan in mind when staying in a hotel or rental unit while on vacation.

Sections: News