Kitchen Fire Safety ADD CONTENT

Kitchens fires are the leading cause of residential fires across the United States.  As more residence halls make kitchens available to students to use, they are also a leading cause of fire alarm activations.   These are some resources available for you to use in your fire safety education programs.

NFPA Fact Sheet on home fires involving cooking (PDF 76 kb)

NFPA Cooking Safety Tips (PDF 171 kb)

USFA Cooking Fire Safety page

 

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