Religious Fire Safety

No matter your faith, everyone needs to be aware of fire safety within places of worship and during services. Use the tools on this page to practice fire safety within buildings of worship.

Tips for Fire Safety

  • Consider flameless candles for use in services and at home.
  • Never leave lit candles or oil alone.
  • Make sure candles are placed in a proper candle holder with a noncombustible drip pan below.
  • Do not place lit candles in windows where something could catch fire.
  • Keep children out of reach from lit candles, matches, and lighters.


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