SEATTLE – Many people stayed home for Thanksgiving in 2020, but now families are getting ready to celebrate with one another this year.
If you are planning to get together with family or friends, here are some tips to keep safe:
Fire safety tips (from Port of Seattle):
- Stay in the kitchen while frying, grilling, or broiling food. If you have to leave the kitchen even for a few minutes, turn off the stove.
- When cooking your turkey, check on it frequently and never leave the house.
- Use a cooking timer to remind you when it’s time to turn off the stove or oven (or to switch the pans).
- Keep flammable things, such as oven mitts, wooden