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October, 2017

Fire Prevention Week

In 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 365,500 home structure fires. These fires caused 2,560 deaths, 11,075 civilian injuries and $7 billion in direct damage.

The week of October 8th through the 14th this year is Fire Prevention Week. This is an opportunity for you to learn important fire prevention information as well as conduct a home safety check. It is also a good time to stock up on batteries and other fire prevention tools that will keep your home safe.

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