In support of National Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 5-9), Jeffery Wilson State Farm provided safety tool kits to the Meridian Fire Department to be used to educate children.
Did you know:
- U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 365,500 home fires that caused 2,560 deaths, 11,075 injuries and & $7 billion in direct damage in 2015.
- Cooking equipment is the leading cause of home fire injuries.
- Three out of five home fire deaths happen from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms.