The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that every 24 seconds a fire department in the United States is called for a reported fire, every 63 seconds a fire occurs in a structure, and every 88 seconds a residential fire occurs.

Learn more from the NFPA about the common causes of fires and how best to prevent them:

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