From Consumer Reports-Grill safety: Don’t let your holiday cookout go up in smoke

Don't Become the Next Victim!

Each year grill fires result in an average of 10 deaths, 100 injuries and $37 million in property loss. One-third of the fires start on patios, terraces, screened-in porches or courtyards and another 24 percent start on exterior balconies and unenclosed porches.