How Does Your Home Measure Up for Fire Safety?

How Does Your Home Measure Up for Fire Safety?

Video Transcript

The National Fire Protection Association reports that firefighters respond to nearly 400,000 home fires each year — fires that result in roughly 30,000 annual deaths. Between 2009-2013, nearly 40% of all homes that sustained fire damage had either no working smoke alarms or disabled smoke alarms.

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