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Smoking Fire Safety

Fires caused by smoking are the leading cause of fire deaths among the elderly.
NEVER smoke in bed.
Do not smoke near gas stove or oxygen.
Do not smoke while using medications or alcohol.
Never leave smoking materials unattended.
Use large, deep ashtrays.
Check furniture for discarded smoking materials.
Soak ashes in the ashtray before discarding.
Never throw butts in trash can or out car windows.
Don’t smoke near gasoline, aerosols, cleaning fluid, and paint thinners.