Christmas Tree Safety Tips

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News Date: 
December 5, 2019

The holiday season is here and with it is the increased excitement of adorning the home with traditional decorations. As beautiful as they are, holiday decorations are an added home fire hazard. The NFPA reports that between 2013-2017, U.S. fire departments responded to an average 160 home fires that started with Christmas trees per year. As you deck the halls this holiday season, be fire smart. 

The Salinas Fire Department would like to offer these safety tips to ensure a safe and happy holiday season:

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