Kitchen safety

Check out these kitchen safety do’s and don’ts

Recently a young man died when the pressure cooker exploded in the kitchen. This goes to show that the kitchen can be a dangerous area if you get distracted. Care should be taken when handling pressure cookers and sharp objects like knives in the kitchen. The pressure cooker makes cooking and life easier. That said, […]

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Grand Traverse Metro Fire shares kitchen safety tips

The kitchen is the leading cause of home fires and fire injuries. Anyone can prevent cooking fires by following a few simple safety steps. The Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department sees at least one turkey fryer fire every Thanksgiving. Jennifer Froehlich, fire and life safety educator at Grand Traverse Metro, has some tips on how […]

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Fire Chief Jerry Forte shares kitchen safety tips – and crumb cake

Fire Chief Jerry Forte stood behind a counter stocked with bowls of flour, melted butter and brown sugar. “This is Jerry Forte from the Palm Coast Fire Department. If you tune in thinking you’re going to get a healthy holiday treat that’s good for you, you’ve clicked on the wrong channel,” he said. he declared […]

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Mother warns others about safety in kitchen after spilling cooking oil, suffering 3rd degree burns

HOUSTON – As a mother and avid cook, Clarissa Montgomery has made tortilla chips countless times, but while she was in the kitchen just over a week ago, she suffered a very serious accident. Now the mother is healing at Memorial Hermann’s Burn Unit and sending a strong message to others from her hospital bed. […]

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KDHE, Safe Kids Kansas Offers Kitchen Safety Tips For The Holidays

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Safety is the secret ingredient in holiday traditions of 2020. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment says that with the arrival of the holidays there are many traditions to follow and having the kids participating in those traditions is one of the best parts of the season. He said to […]

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Tips for Kitchen Safety During Thanksgiving

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – The global pandemic is keeping a lot of them indoors this year, and home cooking has increased dramatically. With Thanksgiving fast approaching, now is the time to start planning your fire safety with your turkey. Statistics show Thanksgiving is already the nationwide peak day for home kitchen fires. With more people […]

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Kitchen safety and cooking tools

A well-equipped kitchen makes cooking easier, and knowing the best way to use and maintain your cookware and other supplies makes cooking safer. You can go as simple or as elaborate as you want when setting up your kitchen, but you really only need a few key things for basic food preparation. Choosing good knives […]