According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), hundreds of home fires start every year with Christmas trees, and candles cause thousands of home fires. Many deaths and injuries as well as millions of dollars in property damage are attributable to these two common holiday decorations.
Here are some seasonal safety tips you can use in safety meetings this month to help keep your workers and their families safe at home during the holidays.
NFPA recommends these safety tips for Christmas trees:
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NFPA recommends these safety tips for candles:
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Tomorrow, some suggestions for a holiday season safety meeting to help prevent impaired-driving accidents and DUIs among employees.
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