Practice Fire Safety All Year Long!

    The threat of winter fires is real. Do you appreciate the severity and prevalence of winter fires?

  • 905 people die in winter home fires each year
  • $2,091,000,000 in property loss occurs from winter home fires
  • 67 percent of winter fires occur in one- and two-family homes
  • Cooking is the leading cause of all winter home fires
  • 5 to 8 p.m. is the most common time for winter home fires.​
Source: National Fire Incident Reporting System 2009-2011​

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. ©2016 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