Make Christmas safe this year by following these fire safety tips.
Click to Enlarge Image
U.S. fire departments respond to an estimated annual average of 240 home fires that
began with Christmas trees. These fires caused:
- 13 civilian fire deaths
- 27 civilian fire injuries
- $16.7 million in direct property damage
Electrical problems were factors in 33% of home Christmas tree fires
A heat source being too close to the tree were factors in 20% of these fires
Candles started 11% of home Christmas tree fires
- Oregon winter holiday safety tips
- Christmas Safety
- Fire Safety in Your Facility
- 5 Ways to Celebrate National Electrical Safety Month
- What is NFPA?
- So here’s how today started out…