preventing home fires

 in 2010 american red cross responded to more than 63,000 home fires thats one every eight mins! Some people dont realize that even something as small as a candle can burn your home down. holiday lights and common household items can do the same.
3,400 people are killed in home fires or by burn injuries, making them the third-most-common cause of accidental deaths at home. about 10 fire related deaths occur at home the one place people feel safe at.