For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Dory Ehrlich, Fire Department, (510) 981-7008

HOLIDAY FIRE SAFETY

Berkeley, California (Tuesday, November 27, 2007) - December, January and February are the leading months for home fires and home fire deaths in the United States, but a majority of these fires are preventable. Follow these easy steps to keep your home and family safe from the threat of fire:

Christmas Trees

Holiday Lights and Decorations

Candles

For more information on holiday fire safety, call Berkeley’s Fire Prevention Office at 510-981-5585.

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