Important safety tips to prevent house fire during holidays
With all of the commotion surrounding the holidays it may be easy to forget about some simple safety tips that could prevent a nightmare before Christmas.
The deputy chief of the Duncan Fire Hall is Art Sanderson.
He says Christmas trees can be a serious fire hazard.
Sanderson says you should also keep gift wrapping away from a fire… and don’t throw it in a fireplace because it could cause a chimney fire.
He adds people should also avoid overloading a power outlet because it might not be able to handle the charge.