19 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, map ; 22 cm
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Mode of access via the FEMA web site.
Presents trends over the 10-year period, but focuses on 2001 statistics relating to causes, property types, smoke alarm performance, and casualty characteristics. Firefighter casualties are also presented.
"FA 293"--Page 4 of cover.
10-year trends for property fires and losses -- Proportion of losses in residential dwellings (2001) -- Ignition factors for mobile property fires and fire deaths (2001) -- Proportion of outside fired by property type (2001) -- Causes of fires and dollar losses in all property types (2001) -- Per capita deaths by age and gender (2001) -- Death rate by race and gender (2001) -- Fire death rate in 2001 -- Smoke alarm presence in residences (2001) -- Trend in firefighter casualties -- Fire death in the United States (per million population).