Winter fire safety outreach materials

Use these free materials to teach your community about winter home fire safety. People are at greater risk in the winter season when they cook holiday meals, display decorations, and may use unsafe heat sources. You can help prevent winter weather-related home fires in your community with these safety tips, social media messages, public service announcements, and publications.

Statistics to share

The threat of winter fires is real. Use these statistics to help your community understand how severe these fires can be.

Digital media library

Here you’ll find social media content, pictographs, stock photos, videos and b-roll to increase awareness about winter and heating fire safety.

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Winter safety tips

Follow these links for specific safety tips you can share on social media or during community events.

Outreach materials and messages from the U.S. Fire Administration

Infographic: Winter fire safety

winter fire safety infographic
Download the winter fire safety infographic English PDF 1.5 MB | Spanish PDF 1.7 MB

Infographic: Holiday fire safety

holiday fire safety infographic
Download the holiday fire safety infographic English PDF 941 KB | Spanish PDF 1.7 MB

Handout: Portable generators and winter storms

portable generator safety handout
Download this handout and add your organization's logo English PDF 596 KB | Spanish PDF 592 KB

Public fire education planning

Are you new to public fire education? We can help you get started with our how-to guide.

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 home electrical fires in your community.

More information on winter fire safety