The Fire Prevention Week will take place from October 4 to 10, 2020 on the theme “You are the first responsible! “.
Every year in Quebec, fires cause on average:
- 13 houses damaged every day,
- 400 wounded,
- 24,000 people evacuated.
Almost 50% of fires that occur in homes are related to distraction or human error. 1 in 4 fires starts in the kitchen.