When your house is burning

Is YOUR home prepared? Terrifying virtual reality simulator reveals how a fire can destroy a room in less than a minute

It’s a scenario we all dread – a house fire sweeping through your home, wreaking havoc on your belongings and putting your family at risk. And a new virtual reality simulator has revealed just how quickly a fire can devastate your home. The terrifying 360 degree video shows a gas fire left unattended in a living room, which bursts into flames, and fills the room with black smoke in a matter of seconds. The video was created by the New Zealand Fire Service, in the hopes of raising awareness of the dangers of house fires. In the video, a gas fire left unattended in a living room sets fire to a rack of clothes that has been left beside it. ….[READ]