Ah! Christmas - chestnuts, chipolatas and cranberry. Or to look at it another way, chaos, candles and catastrophe.
It is an unwritten law of safety education that there is no event, season or fun filled activity that cannot be spoiled by the swift application of some sobering statistics. And Yule-tide is no exception. A quick glance at the figures below is enough to take the shine off your tinsel and arrest your singing Christmas lights in mid Jingle Bells mode.