Posts made in May, 2015


In 2013, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,240,000 fires. These fires resulted in 3,240 civilian fire fatalities, 15,925 civilian fire injuries and an estimated $11.5 billion in direct property loss. There was a civilian fire death every 2 hours and 42 minutes and a civilian fire injury every 33 minutes. Seven causes of home fires. Electrical. Cooking Heat Sources –Portable Heaters Smoking Lit Candles Christmas Trees...

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