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Seasonal news

Three out of five households own a gas grill, which translates to a lot of tasty meals. But it also means there’s an increased risk of home fires. NFPA provides statistics, safety tips, and infographic and much more on grilling fires.


This grilling season, NFPA tests your knowledge and demonstrates the proper way to use your grill safely to prevent fires.

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