With 1,345,400 total number of fire incidents recorded in the US, it is estimated that a fire department responded to a fire every 23 seconds. For at least 86 seconds, there is one home structure fire reported. Although the trend of fire incidents follows a downward slope, the number of fire structures remained constant. Further, 78% of these fire incidences occurred in home fires.
The best way to deal with disaster such as fire is prevention. Unlike storms or floods, fire damage can be prevented as long as we know how to do so.