Fire Prevention Week runs October 6 – 12, 2013. This year’s theme is “Prevent Kitchen Fires and Get Cooking with Fire Safety!“
Cooking is the #1 cause of residential fires in Ontario.
Many fire injuries and deaths are caused by:
Fire departments can enhance their Fire Prevention Week campaign and educational activities with promotional kits available for purchase from the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council website.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) also has many tools for a successful Fire Prevention Week! Please note that their Web site is in English only.