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Heating, winter storms and candles all contribute to an increased risk of fire during the winter months. NFPA and the United States Fire Administration (USFA) are teaming up to help reduce risk to winter fires and other hazards, including carbon monoxide and electrical fires. Find tips and resources on our Put a Freeze on Winter Fires campaign page.