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Be Burn Aware



              Shriners Hospitals for Children have been leaders in burn care, research and education since the 1960s.



How can you Be Burn Aware?


Joe Minoso, actor on Chicago Fire, joins Shriners Hospitals for Children to encourage everyone to Be Burn Aware.

See what simple steps your family can take to help stay safe this holiday season.

This 5-minute quiz could save your life


Are you taking precautions to reduce the risks of fire and burns in your home? A recent survey by Shriners Hospitals for Children shows that many people do not.

Take our quiz to see how safe your home is this holiday season.

Meet Kilee


At 16 years old, Kilee's life was turned upside down.

Now she's thriving and wants families to always Be Burn Aware.

Burn prevention materials


Have fun while learning about burn prevention with Boots and Brewster. Our complimentary burn prevention materials include age-appropriate activity books, posters and fact sheets.


Year-round burn prevention


Every day, hundreds of children are taken to emergency rooms with burn injuries. 

Learn how you can prevent injuries from fires, scalds, electrical sources and other risks in the home.