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Dangers of Frying Turkeys for Thanksgiving

TurkeyFryer FRYING FOODS IS

THE LEADING CAUSE OF

COOKING FIRES
Thinking about what to prepare for your holiday feast? If your menu plans include deep frying a turkey, there’s important safety information to keep in mind.

According to the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires.  Keep your festivities from going up in flames; only use turkey fryers outdoors.
 
The United States Fire Association (USFA) wants to also remind you of the dangers that exist  when deep frying a turkey, including:
 



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