Trauma Survivors Network - provided by ATS

Survive. Connect. Rebuild.

A Program of the ATS

Risk Factors

The chart below shows the national causes of residential fire injuries in 2006. Identifying potential risk factors for fire injury and death leads to good fire prevention strategies. Main risk factors for fire injuries and deaths are discussed in the following section. 

U. S. Fire Administration:
Causes of Residential Fires: 2006 Partial NFIRS Data

Associated pages

Smoking in the Home
Smoke Alarms Use and Maintenance
Alcohol and Drug Use
Risky Assumptions and Behavior
Winter Months
Old Furniture