Kitchen & Appliances
Kitchen fire safety
Every year cooking appliances and equipment, including microwave ovens, are involved in causing many house fires.
Festive Fires – Chanukah Hazards
Chanukah, like many Jewish holidays, is a special time for celebration and because of the increased fire hazards associated with this festival, the Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is offering some simple advice to prevent tragedy.
Learn more about Chanukah hazards
Microwave oven fire safety
The Fire & Rescue NSW recommends following some simple fire safety tips when using microwave ovens.
Learn more about microwave oven fire safety
Electrical Power Boards
Poor maintenance and incorrect usage of power boards can result in home and office fires endangering lives and causing considerable damage to property.
Learn how to avoid the problems that can arise from powerboards
Wheat filled heat packs (wheat bags or wheat packs)
Wheat bags can help pain, but they also have the potential to cause burns and fire if improperly used.
Learn more about fire safety with wheat bags.