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53,000 Electrical Home Fire Accidents Occur Each Year in US

In this blog, we do not typically report the numerous electrical fires that happen each day in the US, however the following information is a useful summary and reminder of the severage damage to property and life that electrical accidents cause.

The Electrical Safety Foundation International reports that “Thousands of people in the United States are critically injured and electrocuted as a result of electrical fires and accidents in their own homes each year. An average of 53,000 electrical home structure fires occur each year, claiming more than 450 lives, injuring more than 1,400 people, and causing more than $1.4 billion in property damage”

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