July Fire Safety Tips

Last updated Jul. 01, 2017 - 12:46 pm

For many Americans, the month of July, and particularly Independence Day, means fireworks, swimming pools, and deliciously-grilled food! While these are fun activities, they do present certain hazards.

Knowing the risks can help reduce the chances of fun times turning disasterous. Please review our fireworks, electrical, and grilling safety tips. 

Fireworks Safety


Fireworks are often used to mark special events and holidays. However, they are not safe in the hands of consumers. Fireworks cause thousands of burns and eye injuries each year. People can enjoy fireworks safely if they follow a few simple safety tips.

Fireworks Safety Tips

Electrical Safety

electrical safety

For many of us, water activities equal fun. But it’s important to be aware of electrical hazards while enjoying the water. Know how to be safe around swimming pools, hot tubs, and spas.

Electrical Safety...around pools, hot tubs, and spas

Grilling Safety

Burger grilling

There’s nothing like outdoor grilling. It’s one of the most popular ways to cook food. But, a grill placed too close to anything that can burn is a fire hazard. They can be very hot, causing burn injuries. Follow these simple tips and you will be on the way to safe grilling.

Grilling Safety Tips

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