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Winter Home Fire Safety

Updated: Dec 14, 2021

During January and December, more accidental electrical fires occur in homes than at any other time of the year. Here are some facts you should know and how you can prevent a fire during the cold winter months.


WINTER FIRE STATS

Fire safety stats infographic section with light blue background and vector art of large flame, small green money bag, and white home with flames on windows, including data that says "during winter months, tructure fires from heating appliances increases from 17% to 27% causing 50,000 house fires each year, and the cost of the average claim is $70,000.

HOLIDAY DECORATIONS

A infographic with data on home fires during the holidays including how many americans decorate their homes for the holdays, how many americans leave their lights on when they leave or go to bed, and how often should holday lights be changed


ELECTRICAL OUTLETS

Infographic on overloaded electrical outlets


SPACE HEATERS

Infographic section on how many home fires are caused by space heaters

ELECTRIC BLANKETS & HEATING PADS


Infographic section on electric blanket safety

CANDLES


Infographic section on candle safety during the holidays


 

Sources: JMI Reports

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