The Inside Outside Guys ~ Heed These Home Fire Safety Tips
From The Detroit News | By Ken Calverley and Chuck Breidenstein
DETROIT, March 9, 2023 ~ Look at your watch for 1½ minutes. During that time, a house fire started somewhere in the United States. On average one every 87 seconds.
There are some horrific statistics associated with house and building fires in this country. House fires account for nearly 12 billion dollars a year in damages.
Most fires that started as a candle for a heat source occur on the holidays around Christmas and New Years Day.
On average, seven people die in a fire every day, including 500 children a year. Home fires account for more than 90 percent of civilian fire deaths, more than 2,600 of them, every year.
And most of these are easily preventable.
March 5, 2023 ~ Chuck “The Inside Guy” Breidenstein and Ken “The Outside Guy” Calverly offer the knowledge and resources you need to make the home of your dreams a reality. Catch them every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon on 760 WJR.
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