Video Description: The use of portable medical oxygen in the home has grown during the past decade. Oxygen saturates fabric covered furniture, clothing, hair, and bedding, making it easier for a fire to start and spread. Here are some tips for the safe use of medical oxygen.
Video Description: NFPA's Sharon Gamache demonstrates how to stay safe if you're using a space heater to heat your home this winter.
For more information on consumer safety: http://www.nfpa.org/categoryList.asp?...
Find out more about space heater safety: http://www.nfpa.org/categoryList.asp?...
Video Description: A segement from State Farm Insurance's "Fire: The Unforgiving Nature." In this clip, Mark and Jane Walsma discuss the electrical wiring problem they discovered in their attac - behind a kitchen light.
Video Description: A segement from State Farm Insurance's "Fire: The Unforgiving Nature." In this clip, Jennifer and Fletcher Brimer talk about the electrical fire that severely damaged their home in April 2008.
Video Description: A small spark in a typical American home can grow into a roaring inferno in just minutes. To underscore this point, NFPA hosted a side-by-side test burn in Weymouth, Massachusetts. The event demonstrated how quickly flashover can occur and how home fire sprinklers can give you and your family time to evacuate.
Video Description: NFPA's Sharon Gamache discusses the latest information on types of smoke alarms you need, their placement and special features. Working smoke alarms give you early warning to help you escape a fire.
Learn more about smoke alarms at http://www.nfpa.org/smokealarms