Kitchen safety – Things that can burn
Keep things that can burn away from any heated appliance.
Never store things that can burn inside the oven or microwave.
Something that could catch fire that was too close causes 9% of cooking fires and 15% of deaths.
Two-thirds of cooking fires start with the ignition of food or other cooking materials.
Remember to wear short-sleeved and close-fitting clothing while cooking to reduce the risk of clothing catching fire.
What are some everyday household/kitchen items that can catch fire?
Plastic or paper bags