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Extinguish a Major Cause of Kitchen Fires

This entry is part 4 of 14 in the series Fire Prevention

Fire blackens, boils and barbeques the delicious meals that put restaurants in business. Without the right precautions, however, fire can just as easily shutter restaurants permanently.

A United States Fire Administration report found that nearly 5,900 restaurant fires occur every year, causing around 75 injuries and more than $172 million in damage. (more…)