July Is the Most Dangerous Month to Grill in Colorado
Grilling is something that we always do in our household. Not just in the summer months. According to CBS Denver, the most dangerous time for grilling is in July. UCHealth sees around 500 patients in the burn center and each year July is consistently has been the month with the most injures from grills.
The most common grill accidents occur with fire pits, propane grills, and charcoal grills. Most common issues are propane lines. Other injuries occur by attempting to light a propane grill with the lid closed, which could cause an explosion. Most common injuries involving charcoal grills are usually occurring when an accelerant has been added to the charcoal.
Source: CBS Denver