Massachusetts officials say smoking was the likely cause of a fire at an independent living center for seniors in Chelmsford that killed a 76-year-old woman.
The Massachusetts fire marshal’s office is warning Christmas revelers to be careful and take a few moments to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are in working order.
Elf on the Shelf is a popular Christmas tradition, but it can also prove to be a dangerous one.
Fires caused by Christmas trees are not common but can be extremely dangerous when they occur.
Fire officials say a 63-year-old woman has died after a fire at an assisted living center in Winchester.
Federal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, the state’s top fire official said Friday.
The state fire marshal’s office announced on Saturday that an Ashburnham fire that killed an elderly woman started at an electrical outlet inside a child’s room.
Many people don’t realize the devices are only good for five to seven years.
As the Fourth of July draws closer, Massachusetts’ fire marshal is warning motorists that it’s illegal to bring fireworks into the Bay State.
Investigators say a fire in a Lynn apartment building this week that displaced more than 60 residents was deliberately set.