Holiday Safety Tips

This page contains information from the Nation Fire Protection Association to help keep your holiday season safe and fun.

Fireworks Safety
Cheap “consumer” fireworks present a great threat for injury and property damage.  Read this safety information on fireworks safety from 2014.  Includes links to national fire safety sites

Thanksgiving Safety
Keep your home safe during Thanksgiving.  Includes kitchen safety, fire and general safety tips

Turkey Fryers
Deep frying turkeys has become a popular method for cooking holiday meals.  It can also be extremely dangerous.  Many fires and injuries have been caused by this practice.  Read here why the National Fire Protection Association discourages the use of hot oil turkey fryers.

Cooking Safety
Have a safe and tasty holiday feast. Here are some tips to help you safely prepare holiday meals.  The tasty part . . . well, that’s up to you!

Candles
Candles just seem to add something special to the holiday atmosphere.  However, they can (and unfortunately do) cause serious fires. Here are some tips for using candles safely.

Christmas Tree Safety
Read our tips to help you enjoy your Christmas tree while staying safe, especially if you use a “real” tree.