Today’s tip – Simple steps can prevent home fires

As part of National Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12, the Minneapolis Fire Department is teaming up with National Fire Prevention Association to raise awareness of kitchen fire prevention. This year’s theme focuses spreading the word that more fires start in the kitchen than in any other part of the home and teaching people how to keep cooking fires from starting in the first place.

Here are some tips to help you prevent a fire from occurring in your home:

For more fire prevention information, visit the City’s website and National Fire Prevention Association website.

 

Published Oct. 2, 2013