No Longer a Burning Issue

Number 19206
Subject Fire Departments
Source Los Angeles Times
State CA
Year 1998
Publication Date October 8, 1998
Summary As fire prevention dramatically reduces the number of blazes, the nature of firefighting is changing. Despite a one-third increase in the city's population, the number of structure fires has declined from 8,557 in 1979 to 3,406 in 1997.
Category General
Pages 3
Keywords structure fires;safety;fire prevention;firefighters;prevention;Fire Department;Los Angeles;California
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