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Prevention and Education

Cooking Safety

Keep and eye on what you fry. Keep a lid nearby when you are cooking and if a fire starts, put a lid on it. Cover the pan, turn off the heat and let the fire self-extinguish. NEVER move the pan and never put water or anything else in the pan to extinguish the fire.

Knowledge Is The Best Fire Extinguisher

Download and read our brochure for more information on:

  • The dangers and what you can do to reduce risks
  • Other steps to become safer
  • What to do in a fire
  • Special advice for parents and caregivers
  • Special advice for renters
  • Special advice for older adults
  • Special advice for manufactured home residents
  • Safety devices and training
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