And while you prepare the turkey.
there are some things to keep in mind so you don't
start a fire.
If you plan on deep- frying the family turkey this
fire officials recommend doing it outside away from
Emergency responders also recommend having the right
equipment as well.
Make sure you have a pot large enough for your turkey
and a fire extinguisher within reach.
Even in the kitchen.
just knowing where people are around you as you cook
can help keep everyone safe.
We're going to have a lot of kids, pets running around.
Make sure the kitchen area is a kid-free and pet-free
There's going to be a lot of things on the stove and
we don't want children or animals to get underfoot
and be scalded by a pot that can tip over.
Fire officials also recommend turning pots and pans
so handles are not in reach of children.