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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.

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Burn Awareness Week

Burn Awareness Week is an opportunity for burn, fire and life safety educators to share burn awareness and prevention messages with their communities. Burn Awareness Week is the first full week of February.

Download the American Burn Association’s Scald Injury Prevention Guide for Educators, PowerPoint Presentations (English, Spanish)


Burn and Scald Prevention PDF ~175 KB

burn safety handout

English  Spanish

Summertime Burn Safety PDF ~190 KB

summer burn safety handout

English  Spanish

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.

More information on burn prevention