UL wants everyone to be safe throughout the year.

Here are some specific tips to stay safe during the winter season and the holidays.

Winter Safety Tips
Holiday Safety Tips

Winter Safety Tips

Close Before You Doze

Close Before You Doze comes as the result of over 10 years of research by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI), proving that a closed door could potentially save lives in a fire

Fire Extinguishers

Having the right fire extinguisher and knowing how to use it and maintain it can help save your home and even your life.


UL certified smoke alarms and CO alarms alert you to the presence of a life threatening condition.

Heating Safety

Heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires. Using space heaters properly, maintaining your furnace, fireplace and chimney, helps keep you safe and warm.

Holiday Safety

UL wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season. Here are some tips to help make that happen.