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.
The threat of winter fires is real. Use these statistics to help your community understand how severe these fires can be.
Here you’ll find social media content, pictographs, stock photos, videos and b-roll to increase awareness about winter and heating fire safety.Explore the library
Follow these links for specific safety tips you can share on social media or during community events.
Did you know?
More than 150 people in the Unites States die every year from accidental nonfire-related CO poisoning.
Did you know?
Heating is the second leading cause of home fires.
Are you new to public fire education? We can help you get started with our how-to guide.
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.