NBFC 2022 Publication

29 • The smoke is black, and very thick. It is impossible to see. • You have no time for indecision. An entire house can be completely involved in five minutes. • Most people are killed by smoke inhalation, not the flame of the fire. • The heat of the fire is extremely intense and can kill you instantly. Statistics show that 78% of deaths from fire occur in the home and most of these fatal fires occur between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. when occupants are sleeping. www.fiprecan.ca Killing Force Of Fire