New Years trees are already on sale – it is the main attribute of such an expected winter holiday. Someone has even started decorating the green beauty, so it is very important for rescuers to remind Ukrainians about the rules of safe installation of the New Year tree.
So that the consequences of the fire do not overshadow the holidays, it is necessary to comply with certain fire safety requirements. Such requirements apply to New Year trees, Christmas decorations and other products used during the celebration of the New Year and Christmas.
The New Yearit it is candles, crackers and lights, and New Year trees, unfortunately, burn very well. At the same time artificial also allocate poisonous substances, quickly melt and "spread".
In order for the New Year tree to bring only joy, it should be installed away from heating appliances and sources of open fire - fireplaces, gas stoves. etc.
When choosing an artificial Christmas tree, it is safer to prefer models that have fire impregnation (this information is indicated on the package).
To prevent the tree from falling or injuring a child, it must be properly assembled and securely installed, and the toys must be evenly distributed on it.
Candles and sparklers should not be installed on the New Year tree, especially in combination with cotton "snow" and paper toys.
Install an artificial New Year tree according to the instructions. It is not recommended to let children into the process of assembling the New Year tree.
In the room where the New Year tree stands, children should be under the care of adults only.
For children's safety, it is better to decorate the Christmas tree with light ornaments that do not break (bows, cones, fiberglass balls, etc.).
Electrical safety rules must also be observed. Defective and uncertified electrical products must not be used to decorate the New Year tree.
The garlands should only be connected to the mains by means of plug connections. If a fault is detected in the illumination - heating wires, flashing lights, sparks, it must be turned off immediately.
SES reminds! Remember that only by following these rules will you be able to give a safe holiday to yourself and your family.