Weeks just before the Jewish ritual of Peseach, there is an increase of burn and scald accidents. Be sure to take extra precautions during this time.
For those who observe Passover, here are some simple Dos and Don’ts to follow that will keep you and your loved ones #FDNYSmart.
Another tip is when searching for the Chametz, keep candles away from bedding, tablecloths, clothing or anything that can burn. Use a flashlight for hard-to-reach places. For more information, you can read our Fire Safety Materials for Jewish Observances here.
Most importantly, remember to have a working smoke and carbon monoxide alarm. For more information, you can check out our top safety tips here.