According to the National Fire Protection Association “ in 2010 U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,331,500 fires. These fires resulted in 3,120 civilian fire fatalities, 17,720 civilian fire injuries and an estimated $11,593,000,000 in direct property loss. There was a civilian fire death every 169 minutes and a civilian fire injury every 30 minutes in 2010. Home fires caused 2,640, or 85%, of the civilian fire deaths”.
These are staggering statistics. Many of the fires and resulting damage in property and loss of life could have been prevented by installing simple safety devices. Call us today to schedule an appointment to have your home professionally inspected. Below you will find quick overview of commonly used safety devices: