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Seasonal fires

Learn how to keep your family safe from the seasonal threats that may endanger you including grilling, fireworks and holiday fires. 

In This Section
  • Fireworks Each July Fourth, thousands of people are injured while using consumer fireworks.
  • Halloween safety Taking simple fire safety precautions, like making sure fabrics for costumes and decorative materials are flame-resistant, can prevent fires.
  • Thanksgiving safety Fire safety in the kitchen is important, especially on Thanksgiving.
  • Electrical safety around water Electric shock drowning (ESD) can occur when faulty wiring sends an electrical current into the water.
  • Winter holiday safety NFPA's "Project Holiday" provides a wealth of safety information to help ensure the holiday season is a safe one.
  • Put A Freeze on Winter Fires USFA and NFPA are working together to remind everyone that home fires are more prevalent in winter.