July is National Grilling Month, and it’s also the peak month for grill fires. Do you know grilling safety?
In 2014 alone, 16,600 patients went to the ER from grill injuries.
These tips can help you grill safely:
Not cleaning the grill is the leading factor in 1/5 of structures catching fire from a grill.
Leaks or breaks were a factor in 11% of grill structure fires and 23% of outdoor grill fires.
Gas grills contribute to more home fires than other grills, so grill just as carefully with them!
Are you taking a portable grill with you? Know how to use it safely!