Light my fire!… but don't burn the house down in the process
Prevention 52 begins with you and intends to educate and empower all NPS employees to help prevent structural fires.
Prevention 52 provides you with relevant fire prevention messages every week of the year – 52 to be exact.
You have the opportunity every week to make a difference. Don't let historic ashes become your legacy.
Heating and Lighting
There is something about the winter months and curling up with a good book by the fireplace. But did you know that heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fire deaths? Over half of the reported fires occur in December, January and February. With a few simple safety tips and precautions you can prevent most heating fires from happening.
Heating and Lighting Prevention 52 Messages
Candlelight dinners are romantic. Lighting the house on fire… not so much!
During fall and winter, chances of inhaling this poisonous gas increases…
Don’t send up smoke signals – chimney fires are dangerous.
Curling up in front of a roaring fire or heating the house with a nice warm wood stove definitely adds some enjoyment as the weather turns cooler.
What the heck is a fire breathing coffee table? Find out!
What caused 22,400 residential fires, 420 deaths, 1,170 injuries, and $573,000,000 in property damage in just one year alone?