4th of July Fire Safety

Written by: Admin, | 02nd July 2015 | Comment(s)

BBQ’s and fireworks are great ways to celebrate the holiday. If you plan on participating in these festivities, make sure you are caught up on your fire safety. Use these tips and download the infograph here.

  • Never use a grill indoors or in a garage
  • Only use charcoal lighter fluid
  • Use a fire extinguisher or baking soda for grease fires
  • Keep a bucket of water or garden hose close for emergencies
  • Douse used fireworks before discarding
  • Never allow children to play with or ignite fireworks
  • Never try to re-light fireworks
  • Only use fireworks outdoors
  • Light fireworks one at a time, then move back quicklyIndependence-Day-Fire-Safety-Infograph