Keep a Safe 8 Days: Chanukah Fire Safety Tips

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13 Dec 2020

Along with the rest of klal Yisrael, we look forward with excitement to bring in Chanukah this coming Sunday night, December 18 (25 Kislev). Along with the many enjoyments the chag brings, it is critical to remember to institute strict safety best practices in your home to ensure a meaningful and safe hadlakat neirot (candle lighting) in your homes for eight nights.

The following guide is adapted from burn/scald prevention tips from New York-Presbyterian – The University Hospitals of Columbia and Cornell.

Chanukah Specific Reminders:

Sabbath and Holiday Candles General Reminders: