The holidays are a time of joy but also a time of increased fire hazards. We have candles, family dinners, Christmas trees, Menorahs and chestnuts roasting on an open fire. Brock-Norton wants to make sure everyone stays safe this holiday season. If a fire starts, be sure everyone knows how to use the extinguisher. Here are some key tips provided by Builders Mutual Insurance Company ( www.bmico.com ). Be sure everyone on the job-site knows how to use a fire extinguisher. It’s easy to PASS the test! · Pull the pin. · Aim low at the base of the fire. · Squeeze the handle slowly. · Sweep the nozzle from side to side.