National Fire Safety Week runs until next Monday, October 12th and Kerry Fire Service has been raising public awareness around the issue.
Tomorrow, fire crews will be in Deerpark Shopping Centre, Killarney from 10am to 12 noon and in Supervalu stores in Castleisland and Ballybunion from 2 until 4pm.
On Sunday, members of the fire service will be in Manor West Shopping Centre, Tralee from 2 to 4pm. You can also access information on firesafetyweek dot ie. Timothy Kelleher is assistant chief fire officer with the Kerry Fire Service. He says they’re particularly focusing on people who smoke in their homes this year: