Do not allow hot bulb to come in contact with liquid or metal parts of the fixture, as glass may shatter. Do not use outdoors or operate near flammable materials. Operate in heat-resistant sockets.CAUTION: Do not operate near flammable material. Operate only in heat-resistant sockets. WARNING: Use with care. May cause serious burns. The unattended use of infrared heat by children or incapacitated persons is dangerous. Do not place closer than 18"