Health Tips

Think Safety First When Heating your Home this Winter

Chelsea , keep it warm and safe, Think Safety First When Heating your Home this Winter, Yahya Noor

Heating caused 8,518 fires over the past five years and is the number two

cause of home fires in Massachusetts. Use your home heating system and

space heating appliances wisely and responsibly. That’s the way to

Keep Warm and Keep Safe.

The ABCs of Fire Safety

• Make sure there are working smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms on every

level including one outside the bedrooms.

• Test smoke and carbon monoxide alarms monthly and change batteries twice a

year, when you change the clocks.

Warm Up to These Winter Safety Tips

Warm Up to These Winter Safety Tips
Source:https://onsafety.cpsc.gov

Winter activities, whether outdoors on the slopes or indoors by the fire, are fun ways to enjoy the season. Unfortunately, families frequently overlook some winter hazards that send thousands to the emergency room each year. Here are some safety tips for the winter season:

Space Heaters – Give Them Space

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