What you should know about winter holiday fire safety

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

City of Leduc Fire Services would like to send a friendly safety reminder on the importance of being fire smart during the holiday season.

Top 10 fire safety tips:

  1. Check your smoke alarm
  2. Candles shouldn’t be left unattended
  3. If you have a real Christmas tree, please keep it well watered
  4. Please check all Christmas lights before you decorate
  5. Always remain in the kitchen while cooking
  6. Please use extensions cords wisely
  7. Keep matches and lighters out of sight and in places children can’t reach
  8. Please allow adequate space around any space heaters
  9. If you smoke, please stub your cigarettes out completely and dispose of them safely
  10. Have a home fire escape plan

For more information, please visit the Office of the Fire Commissioner .

Information is courtesy of the Office of the Fire Commissioner