Is your skin cream a fire hazard?

Skin creams containing paraffin could be related to hundreds of fire-related deaths, a senior firefighter has suggested.  Chris Bell, watch commander of West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, says that paraffin-based creams used to treat skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis can become highly flammable when they soak into…

House fire hotspots

Every day hundreds of people are injured or even killed in a house fire, most of which are preventable. The Grenfell Tower tragedy of summer last year is just one example of a devastating blaze that claimed the lives of numerous victims and affected many many more. Electrical Safety First…