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Protecting Seniors from Home Fires

Protecting Seniors from the Dangers of Home Fires

by Don Drake, Connelly Law Offices, Ltd.

Elderly siblings killed in Saugus, Massachusetts fire

The holidays are upon us here in the Northeast and although it has been a mild winter thus far, long-term forecasts are stating that the second half of the winter season will be seasonably cold with some stretches of below-average temperatures. Although there is nothing more traditional in New England than a warm house as the winter snow piles up outside, along with this tradition come the dangers of house fires - and we are now in an extremely dangerous time of year.