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Christmas Tree Safety
Submitted by Jeff Baker on December 20, 2011 - 15:38
A real tree can add to the spirit of Christmas by filling your home with beauty and the scent of pine. But a real tree can also pose a fire hazard. Christmas trees account for 250 fires annually, resulting in 14 deaths, 26 injuries and more than $13.8 million in property damage. The NCPD and Nassau County Fire Marshalls Office would like to insure that homeowners have a happy and healthy holiday season by following some simple tips.