Fire Safety - Home and Community
- Burn Safely Our fire safety tips give you speific steps to follow to help you burn safely.
- Hot Ash Safety - Wood ashes retain enough heat to ignite other combustible materials for several days.
- Burning of leaves, yard waste or trash continue to be the major cause of wildfires in Virginia. These “debris” fires can easily escape unless proper precaution is taken.
- Take a look at these mini-posters (color; black-and-white) and learn more about how to be safe when burning debris.