Lt. Anthony Mancuso of the FDNY gives safe grilling tips


Short sleeves are ideal to prevent clothing from catching fire.

The FDNY has some tips to grill safely this July Fourth weekend.

Lt. Anthony Mancuso says lighter fluid should not be added to the barbecue if a fire is already lit. He recommends using special containers that can keep coals closer together, reducing the size of flames and letting coals get hotter, faster. You can also use a coil that heats up when you plug it in.

Mancuso says to use...

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