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--One-quarter of home decoration fires happen in December.
--More than half of the December home decoration fires are started by candles.
--Half of the holiday decoration fires happen because decorations are placed too clo...
--One-third of home Christmas tree fires are caused by electrical problems.
--Each year, fire departments respond to roughly 260 structure fires caused by Christmas trees.
--A heat source too close to the tree causes one i...
--The leading cause of fires in the kitchen is unattended cooking.
--Most cooking fires in the home involve the stovetop.
SAFETY TIPS "COOK WITH CAUTION"
--Be on alert! If you are sleepy or have consumed...