Teach community members to cook safely by giving them information about cooking fire risks and how to prevent cooking fires.
Each year, from 2016 to 2018, fire departments in the United States responded to an estimated average of
cooking fires in residential buildings.
Cooking was, by far, the leading cause of all residential building fires and injuries.
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Below are statistics and safety tips to share with community members about using a turkey fryer and why they can be dangerous.
Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires.
Data snapshot: Thanksgiving Day Fires PDF 677 KB
Preventing Turkey Fryer Fires recipe card PDF 168 KB
Below are statistics and safety tips to share with community members about grill fires and outdoor cooking fire safety.
Grill fires cause an estimated $37 million in property loss each year.
Source: Grill Fires on Residential Properties PDF 663 KB
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 home cooking fires in your community.