Cooking caused 43% of reported home fires, 16% of home fire deaths, 38% of home fire injuries, and 12% of the direct property damage in home fires in 2011.


Cooking fires are the primary cause of home fires and home fire injuries. The majority of cooking equipment fires start with the ignition of common household ...


Nov 29, 2017 ... ESFI: Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries. Ranges or cooktops ... Association. Learn how to stay safe with these tips.


Oct 10, 2013 ... A friend of mine was at home one evening with her three sons, ages 8, 6 and 1, and her mother. Her husband was away on a business trip.


Free fire safety and prevention outreach materials for fire departments to help increase ... Unattended cooking is the leading factor in home cooking fires.


Jul 16, 2018 ... Everyone who has a kitchen should know a few basic safety tips. ... You may not think about wearing shoes in your own home, but it's sound ...


Cooking is a common cause of injury in the home and the leading cause of home fires. Stoves, ovens, toaster ovens and microwaves can all be sources of ...


How safe is your kitchen? Follow these 4 tips to avoid cooking mishaps. ... Real Simple is part of the Meredith Home Group. © Copyright Meredith Corporation.


Cooking, when done properly, is a safe activity. However ... Read the home appliance industry's action plan to reduce unattended cooking fires. Safety. Cooking ...