It isn’t until we watch Home Alone, Four Christmases, or National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation that we’re reminded of what can go awry. Between falls from the roof and Christmas tree fires, there’s a lot that can go wrong during all that merriness.
How dangerous is it to hang holiday lights on your roof? How deadly are Christmas tree fires? People have many misconceptions about holiday hazards, so as safety experts at Vio Security, we wanted to set the record straight.
We surveyed 1,000 people to see how dangerous or deadly people think common holiday hazards are—and then we shared the stats on how deadly, common, or dangerous each holiday hazard really is. Here are the results.