What’s the risk in April?
2006-2015 Ontario avg. fire losses, Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management:
- 9% of annual loss fires occur in April
- Average of 42 injuries
- Average of 6 fatalities
- Top ignition sources include heating equipment, cooking equipment, and cigarettes.
Primary fire safety concerns for April include cooking, smoking, heating equipment. Resources have been identified later in this news item.
Heating Fire Safety Info Sheet…
Cooking Fire Safety Info Sheet…
Smoking Fire Safety Info Sheet…