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. Almost half (44%) of reported home fires started in the kitchen. NFPA provides these tools to help you launch a cooking safely campaign in your community.
Resources for families
Talking about cooking safety
Easy-to-read handouts in different languages
Reports and fact sheets
Customize these resources and work with local media to help spread the word about home cooking safety.
NFPA presents Dan Doofus in "Kitchen for Trouble".
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NFPA's Lisa Braxton demonstrates how to stay safe when you're cooking.