With so many things to consider during this time of crisis and so many children home from school, this is a good time to be talking to them about ways to stay safe.
Parents and guardians need to teach their families about the importance of fire safety. Lebanon Fire Chief Sam Schneider says one of the most important things to do is to make sure your smoke detectors are working…

Teach your children two ways to get out, if there is a fire. In addition, children should be taught basic fire safety….

Again, never leave the kitchen stove unattended while cooking. Even when it’s off, never leave kitchen towels or other flammables on or near the kitchen stove.