Winter Holidays

Each year fires occurring during the holiday season injure 2,600 individuals and cause over $930 million in damage. By following some of the outlined precautionary tips, individuals can greatly reduce their chances of becoming a holiday fire casualty.

  1. Candle Care
  2. Holiday Decorations
  3. Preventing Holiday Tree Fires
  4. Smoke Alarms

Avoid Using Lit Candles

If you do use them, make sure they are in stable holders and place them where they cannot be easily knocked down. Never leave the house with candles burning.

Never Put Lit Candles on a Tree 

Do not go near a holiday tree with an open flame - candles, lighters or matches.