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- According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), electrical failures or malfunctions were factors in an estimated 43,700 home fires in 2011.
- These fires caused 430 deaths, 1,620 injuries, and $1.5 billion in property damage. In half of the fires started by electrical failures or malfunctions some type of electrical distribution or lighting equipment was involved in ignition.
- 80% of residential surges come from inside the home from equipment such as air conditioners, power tools, pumps, and garage door openers.
- 20% of residential surges come from lightning, electrical accidents, or utility switching problems.
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