Get Savvy in :60 - How to prevent fires from happening in the kitchen
Published: Apr. 4, 2023 at 11:08 AM EDT
Did you know that cooking causes almost half of reported home fires and 20% of home fire deaths? Kitchen fires are most often caused by leaving cooking surfaces unattended, placing items too close to a heat source, and forgetting to turn the stove/oven off.
To prevent fires in the kitchen, never leave a hot stove/oven unattended, always have a fire extinguisher nearby, double check your cooking equipment has been turned off before leaving the home, and wear short sleeves or pull your sleeves up while cooking.
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