✓ Keep trees (and any other combustibles) away from ignition sources such as fireplaces, candles, heaters, overhead lights and radiators
✓ Make sure the base of the Christmas tree is steady so that the tree wont tip over easily
✓ Don’t run cords through doorways or under rugs. The insulation on the cords can become damaged causing a potential fire and or shock hazard
✓ Avoid overloading sockets and extension cords
✓ Extinguish candles and plug out all electrical appliances before going to bed or when unattended.
✓ Think of the child’s age when buying toys. Some toys designed for older children may be dangerous for younger children.
✓ Never drink and drive – ensure a designated driver or taxi has been arranged. Provide non-alcoholic drinks for designated drivers and other guests if hosting a party. Always drink responsibly.
✓ Install smoke detectors or replace batteries in existing detectors – don’t forget to test all smoke alarms.
✓ Check and replace any worn or damaged light sets.
✓ Recycle gift wrap and boxes – do not burn in fireplace or stoves
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