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Turkey Frying Safety Tips

TITUSVILLE FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES DEPARTMENT URGES ITS CITIZENS TO RECONSIDER AND AVOID USING TURKEY FRYING UNITS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON. 

Turkey Fryers Present Numerous Safety Hazards to Consumers

Turkey Frying

 

Underwriters Laboratory (UL) considers turkey fryers to be dangerous to use and based on their test findings, UL will not certify any turkey fryer for production bearing their safety label.  Their testing data of turkey fryers revealed the following hazards:

For all of the above reasons, please refrain from using turkey frying units.  However, if you absolutely are set on using one, please use the following tips.

For more information regarding fire safety tips, please contact Titusville Fire and Emergency Services, Life Safety Specialist Heather Gilmore at 321-383-5708.





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