September 26, 2017
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe From Fire and Heat
Suggestions to prevent burns
(HealthDay News) -- It's important to teach children from a young age the danger of fire. By setting clear and concise fire-safety rules, you will decrease the likelihood of dangerous burns.
The U.S. Fire Administration offers these suggestions:
- Keep children at least three feet away from anything hot, such as candles, space heaters and stovetops.
- Keep smoking materials locked up in an out-of-reach place, Never leave cigarette lighters or matches where children can reach them.
- Never play with lighters or matches when you are with children.