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How to Prevent Home Cooking Fires
Unattended cooking equipment the leading cause of kitchen fires, research shows
-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas
FRIDAY, Dec. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For many families, the kitchen is a gathering place, especially during the holidays. Unfortunately, the kitchen is also where two out of five home fires start, according to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI).
There are steps you can take, however, to make sure your kitchen remains a safe place this holiday season. The ESFI provides several safety tips:
The National Fire Protection Association has more about cooking safety.
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