In your home
Cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires and home fire injuries. Learn how to avoid cooking fires to keep your home and family safe.
Fireplaces and wood burning stoves
Learn how to maintain your fireplace or stove, prevent the build-up of carbon monoxide and reduce smoke emissions in your home.
Fire pits, outdoor fireplaces, wood-burning ovens and chimeneas in Calgary must meet certain standards to ensure that they can be enjoyed safely.
Smoking and disposing of smoking material
The improper disposal of smoking material is the leading cause of outdoor fires in Calgary. Learn how to protect your home by correctly disposing of tobacco products.
Oxygen isn’t explosive, but it can worsen a fire. It is important to take precautions when using it to ensure your safety.
Many house fires start because of appliances. Learn how to use and maintain your appliances correctly to prevent fires and accidents.
Stay safe when using appliances and electricity both inside and outside your home.
Lithium-ion battery safety
Lithium-ion batteries are used in items such as smart phones, laptops, e-scooters, e-cigarettes, toys, smoke alarms and cars. When these batteries are not used or charged properly, they can start a fire or explode.