For fire and life safety educators

NFPA offers a wealth of free resources to help you educate your communities and families about the importance of safe cooking.

For your community
  • $nameKeeping 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. 
Lesson plan
For kids and families
Free infographic

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


Featured Product
Cooking Fire Safety Brochures
Share tips for avoiding cooking fires -- the #1 cause of home fires and home fire injuries -- with NFPA's Cooking Fire Safety Brochures.
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Cooking Safety Tip Sheets
Dish up safety basics with NFPA's Cooking Safety Tip Sheets. Help reduce the number 1 cause of home fires and home injuries!
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Sparky® Recipe Cards
Spice up fire safety lessons with NFPA's all-new Sparky Recipe Cards!
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