While this Thanksgiving holiday may be very different for millions of households, some things remain the same: Thanksgiving can lead to disasters.

There are more than three times as many home cooking fires on Thanksgiving Day as on any other day of the year.  This makes it a very busy day for firefighters!  The U.S. Fire Administration statistics show an estimated 2,400 residential building fires on Thanksgiving Day every year between 2014 and 2016, the most recent study. 

Turkey fryer fires are an increased danger, and precautions should be taken when frying your turkey.

From fire hazards to food poisoning, make sure your homeowners policy is ready to protect you and your family on Thanksgiving Day.

Thanksgiving insurance guide: Protection for fires, food poisoning and tipsy guests

Thanksgiving Day is a time to celebrate with family and friends, a chance to carve out some quality time to eat, drink and be merry. Unfortunately, it can also be a time of fires, slips and falls, or even food poisoning. If your feast goes foul, knowing what your home insurance covers will help.

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