Ministry of the
Solicitor General

Smoking Fire Safety Tweets

Smoking Fire Safety Tweets

Encourage smokers to smoke outside. Extinguish cigarettes in metal container, not in plant pots or on the ground http://ontario.ca/c46j

Garages burn too! If you smoke in the garage extinguish cigarettes in metal containers http://ontario.ca/c46j

Don’t extinguish cigarettes in plant pots. They often contain peat moss, shredded wood & bark that can easily ignite http://ontario.ca/c46j

Never smoke in bed http://ontario.ca/c46j

Never smoke where medical oxygen is used http://ontario.ca/dafy

Butt out cigarettes in large, deep ashtrays that can’t be knocked over http://ontario.ca/c46j

Empty cigarette ashes into a metal container-not the garbage can-and put it outside http://ontario.ca/c46j

Before you throw out cigarette butts & ashes make sure they are out. Put in water or sand http://ontario.ca/c46j

If people have been smoking in your home, check behind chair & sofa cushions for cigarette butts before going to bed http://ontario.ca/c46j