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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Safety:

Submitted by jlyoun3 on Thu, 12/17/2015 - 09:49 am

Answers to ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Safety photo:


1.      Unattended fire – never leave a fire unattended

2.      Stockings near the fire – keep combustible material away from fires

3.      Sharp hooks – don’t use sharp items to decorate if small children will be near them or attracted to them

4.      Missing fireplace screen – no grate or screen to shield from ashes, embers, and heat

5.      Dry Christmas tree – dry trees are fire hazards

6.      Broken lights – malfunctioning lights pose a fire and electrical hazard

7.      Obstructed doorway – large items (rocking horse) is blocking a fire escape pathway

8.      Frayed cord – electrical hazard (note: no more than 3 strands of standard size lights on each surge protector)

9.      Toxic snow – artificial snow is toxic and should not be left out in the reach of small children or pets

10.  Unextinguished lights – Christmas lights left on extended periods of time

11.  Candles near garland – candles left buring near combustible material (wreaths and garland)

12.  Electric lights on metallic tree – electrical shock hazard