Safety tip sheets

Featured tip sheet

Downed utility lines, power company blackouts, heavy snow falls or summer storms can all lead to power outages. Many people turn to a portable generator for a temporary solution without knowing the risks. Download NFPA's generator safety tips. (PDF, 805 KB)

Easy-to-read handouts in other languages

Download free educational handouts in multiple languages with illustrations representing varied cultures. Use these handouts to reach people in your community with important safety information. 

NFPA offers free safety tip sheets on a variety of fire and life safety topics. Download, print and share these tip sheets to spread the word about fire safety.

NEW! Select NFPA safety tips sheets can be customized with your fire department or organization's name and contact information/web site. Open the PDF and scroll down to the bottom of the tip sheet. There you will see two lines where the text of your choice can be inserted. 

If you do not wish to customize the sheet, delete the text Name of Organization Here and Contact Information Here.


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Fire and safety equipment

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Unintentional injuries


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