People advised to check for fire risks this Fire Safety Week

People throughout the region are being asked this week to have a look around their homes, businesses and farms to check for fire risks.

It’s part of an awareness campaign during to coincide with Fire Safety Week.

Damien McSharry, of Sligo Fire Service, says taking simple precautions can save lives.

You can hear the full interview with Damien McSharry on this week’s farm show Agri Week, just after the 9 o’clock news on Thursday evening.