NFPA offers a wealth of free resources to help you educate your communities and families about the importance of safe cooking.
For your community
- Keeping Your Community Cooking Safely
NFPA's tool kit on cooking safety includes everything you need to help you launch a cooking safely campaign in your community. People in the United States are most likely to experience a fire in their home than anywhere else. Cooking is the leading cause of home fires. Two out of five home fires begins in the kitchen - more than any other place in the home.
- Keeping Your Community Safe with Home Fire Escape Planning
NFPA’s toolkit on home fire escape planning includes everything you’ll need to help residents in your community make and practice a home fire escape plan. Fire can spread quickly throughout a home, leaving as little as two minutes to escape safely once the smoke alarm sounds. Making a home fire escape plan and practicing a home fire escape drill are important elements of home fire safety.
For kids and families
Use our free infographic (PDF, 394 KB) on your website, e-newsletters or in your local newspapers to help spread the word about safe cooking practices. Please link to NFPA's cooking information page at www.nfpa.org/cooking.