Keep fire safety in mind this holiday season

The holidays are filled with hustle and bustle and oftentimes people forget about the basics. The Asheville Fire Department is here to not only wish everyone a happy holiday season but a safe one as well.
The following safety tips are helpful reminders to keep you, your family and your friends safe.
Although AFD works 365 days and year and we are ready if you need us, we want to do all we can to help prevent fire and other safety related mishaps.
Whether you are minding a menorah for Hanukkah, celebrating the Solstice, or lighting up Christmas decorations or candles for Kwanzaa, keep these fire safety tips in mind!