Grilling Safety

Grilling Safety Tips DO’s...

  1. Always use the grill outdoors in a well-ventilated area.  Follow all of the manufacturer's instructions and keep written materials and manuals in a safe accessible place.

  2. Make sure the grill burner controls are turned off and keep the cylinder valve closed when not in use.

  3. Make sure the gas grill is shut off and completely cooled before covering it after use.

  4. When grill is not in use, cover disconnected hose-end fittings and burner air intakes with small plastic bags, or obtain protective fitting caps from Clark Gas & Oil to keep out dirt, insects, and moisture.

  5. Before lighting propane gas grill, use a leak-detection solution to check all connections for tightness.

  6. If there is a significant and uncontrollable release of gas or fire, call the fire department immediately, and move all people and pets away from the unit.

Propane Grill DON’Ts…

  1. DO NOT bring cylinders indoors or into an enclosed space such as a garage.

  2. DO NOT smoke while handling the propane cylinder.

  3. DO NOT leave the cylinder in a vehicle

  4. DO NOT use matches or lighters to check for leaks.

  5. DO NOT allow children to tamper or play with the cylinder or grill

  6. DO NOT use, store, or transport a cylinder where it could be exposed to high temperatures.

Safety TipsLaShonda Delivuk