Dozens of people are seriously injured every year during Halloween when cheap, highly flammable, costumes catch fire. Follow our advice this Halloween.
- Buy from a reputable retailer and look for a mark
- Supervise your children
- Don't let young children carry pumpkins containing lit candles, use fake ones.
- Keep costumes away from sources of ignition, such as candles and cigarettes
For more information on specific candle safety click here.