Fire Safety All Year Long!

    The threat of outdoor fires is real. Do you appreciate the severity and prevalence of what can happen during the coming warm-weather months?

  • ​Fireworks start about 18,500 fires annually, including 1,300 structure fires
  • July is the peak month for grill fires, followed by May, June and August
  • An average of 8,800 home fires involve grills, hibachis or barbeques each year
  • 22,600 fires involved lightning, causing more than $451 million in direct property damage

        Source: www.nfpa.org


We have assembled a number of Fact & Tip Sheets, courtesy of the
National Fire Protection Association.
Check them out and help make your home and our community a safer place to live and work.
Reproduced from NFPA’s website, www.nfpa.org/publiceducation. ©2018 NFPA.
New Stanton Volunteer Fire Department
New Stanton Volunteer Fire Department Relief Association
Westmoreland County, PA
Station 25
MAKE YOUR HOME FIRE SAFE BY PRACTICING FIRE SAFETY ALL YEAR LONG