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Watch: dry Christmas trees burn much faster than well-watered trees

By nfpa@jiveon.com U.S. fire departments respond to an estimated average of 210 home structure fires per year that began with Christmas trees per NFPA’s most recent report on the topic. These fires cause an annual average of six civilian deaths, 16 civilian

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


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