Preventing Residential Fires
There were 387,000 residential structure fires in the U.S. in 2013 resulting in 2,785 deaths, 12,575 injuries, and $7 billion in direct property damage.* October is National Fire Prevention Month. As an insurer of residential properties such as apartments, affordable housing, and condominiums, Philadelphia Insurance Companies has created a video about three of the leading causes of residential fires and how to prevent them. Visit PHLY.com/FireSafety to find downloadable resources for residents and property managers.