Burn and scald prevention outreach materials
Encourage burn and scald prevention in your community with these free materials.
Digital media library
Here you’ll find social media content, pictographs, stock photos, videos and b-roll to increase awareness about burn prevention and cooking safety.Explore the library
Fire Prevention and Public Education Exchange
The Exchange serves as a centralized location for national, state and local fire prevention and life safety practices and public education materials that organizations may wish to share with other communities. Visit the Exchange.
Outreach materials from other organizations
The U.S. Fire Administration recommends the following organizations as trusted and reliable sources for free outreach materials you can use to help increase awareness about burn and scald prevention in your community.
- American Burn Association. The official Burn Awareness Week educator's guide and PowerPoint presentations in English and Spanish. Also, educational resources for a variety of burn awareness campaigns and burn prevention fact sheets.
The American Burn Association and its members dedicate their efforts and resources to promoting and supporting burn-related research, education, care, rehabilitation, and prevention.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Safety tips and social media tools to help spread the word about children and burn prevention.
As our nation’s health protection agency, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention works to save lives and protect people from health and safety threats.
- Medline Plus. Resources and information you can use for community burn prevention presentations, including online tutorials and videos.
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's website that brings you information about diseases, conditions and wellness issues in language you can understand.
- National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). A public service announcement (PSA) and safety tip sheet on scald prevention.
The National Fire Protection Association helps to reduce fire loss through consensus codes and standards, research, training and education.
- Safe Kids Worldwide. A fact sheet and educational videos to help prevent burns in children.
Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to preventing injuries in children.
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