Christmas Tree Safety
- Natural trees should be cut at a 45° angle at the base and placed in water.
- Place tree away from sources of heat.
- Use only non-flammable decorations.
- Use only lighting listed by an approved testing laboratory.
- Inspect lights for frayed wire or other defects before use.
- Do not leave lights unattended.
- When the tree becomes dry discard it promptly.
- Be sure your smoke alarm is maintained and working properly.