Top Causes For Fire In Homes and Businesses
Fires are destructive, but do you know you the top causes for fire in homes and businesses and how they can be avoided? Read more for prevention tips.
Paying Attention: Home & Business
- Never leave food cooking unattended
- Before heading out, make sure the stove tops and oven are off.
- Beware of loose clothing, kitchen accessories and cookbook(s) being too close to stovetops.
- Keep candles away from children and pets.
- Keep candles away from combustible materials such as drapes and or towels in the bathroom.
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) : “Cigarette fires cause close to 1,000 deaths and 3,000 injuries each year in the united states.
As the ignition source in fires responsible for over 20% of all fire deaths , cigarettes are the nations largest single cause of such deaths […] in 2011 an estimated $516 million in direct property damage were caused by cigarettes.”
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