Ministry of the
Solicitor General

Cooking Fire Safety Tweets

Cooking Tweets

Prevent Kitchen Fires. Check out these fire safety tips

Watch what you heat – always stay in the kitchen when you are cooking

Wear tight-fitting or rolled up sleeves when cooking. Loose, dangling clothing can catch fire

Keep utensils, cloths, paper towels, anything that burns a safe distance from the stove

Water and grease don’t mix

If you have a small grease fire on the stove, slide a lid over the pot and turn off the stove

Hungry after school? Stay in the kitchen when heating snacks. Turn off stove if you leave

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Running late? Don't let the bustle distract you. Always stay alert when cooking

Keep your eye on the pot. Don't let TV distract you. Use a timer to remind you when cooking

Drink responsibly when cooking. Alcohol is a factor in many home fires.

If you have a fire in the kitchen, get out immediately and call 9-1-1