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Be burn aware

Be burn aware

Shriners Hospitals for Children has been a leader in burn care, research and education since the 1960s.

Learn from The Burn Aware Pair!

 

Boots and Brewster, The Burn Aware Pair, share some important safety tips
to promote year-round burn awareness and prevention.

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.

Meet Kilee

 

At 16 years old, Kilee's life was turned upside down after an explosion in her home.

Now, she is thriving and wants families to always Be Burn Aware.

Meet Julianna

 

A candle fire on Christmas Day in 2010 changed the lives of Julianna, and her mother Tracy, forever. They have shared their story in hopes others will learn from their experience and Be Burn Aware.

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.