Source: Heating Fires in Residential Buildings (2010-2012) PDF 623 KB
Help increase awareness about dangerous home heating fires in your community with these messages and free materials.
Portable heater fire safety
Up in Smoke: Keep heaters three feet away
This series of seven videos describes the techniques to build an enjoyable and safe recreational fire in your home. It includes an overview on inspecting the fireplace, appropriate materials to burn, and how to control the fire to prevent unwanted accidents.Watch the series
Use these free, high resolution photos to customize your materials and help spread the word in your community about heating fire safety.
Copy these messages or images to your social media accounts and ask your followers to share.
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.
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 electrical fires in your community.
Heating is the second leading cause of home fires. WinterSafety