Fire Facts

A home fire doubles in size
about every 30 seconds.


While sleeping, you lack the
ability to smell smoke.


In the US, 5,000 lives are lost
every year due to fire.

On average wildfires destroy more than 4 million acres of land.


Over 2 million fires are reported each year in the U.S.


On average seven people die
in U.S. home fires per day.


Smoke detectors failed in
44% of reported fires in the U.S.


Annual property fire damage in the U.S. exceeds $10,000,000,000.


Wildfires are started by humans
9 out of 10 times.

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