Firefighters have been showing students on Teesside the dangers of leaving chip pans and cooking unattended. Their displays at Stockton Riverside College are part of this year's Kitchen Fire Safety campaign being run by the Cleveland Brigade.
"This is a really high profile campaign as almost half of house fires across Cleveland start in the kitchen and by following a few simple tips, they could be prevented."
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