Fire Safety

By Meagan & Gracie

What to avoid:

  • Do not wear fashionable clothing while in the kitchen
  • Pay attention to what you are cooking
  • Do not leave your appliance on when you are not using it
  • Keep a fire extinguisher nearby
  • Do not throw water on a grease fire
  • Do not leave papers, oven mitts, or other flammable materials near your stove
  • Do not incorporate wind if a fire occurs

First Aid for Burns:

  • Put under cold water immediately for at least 5 minutes
  • Avoid using butter or other ointments on the burn (It contributes to the cooking process)
  • Apply Aloe Vera
  • Cover in a sterile, adhesive bandage