(FOX19) -- Millions of Americans will be preparing meals and traveling throughout the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
The American Red Cross has safety tips for the kitchen and for the highway.
“More home cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving than on any other day of the year,” said Trish Smitson, CEO of the American Red Cross' Greater Cincinnati-Dayton region. “The week of Thanksgiving is also one of the busiest travel periods. We want people to arrive at their destinations, enjoy time with their loved ones and make it home safely.”
COOKING SAFETY Cooking is the leading cause of home fires and related injuries. Follow these safety tips: