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fires are reported in Europe each year

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of fires in the EU happen in buildings, on average

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of our time is spent in buildings

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people are killed by fire in Europe every year. That is 11 deaths per day

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people are hospitalised in Europe each year due to severe injuries caused by fire

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billion – equivalent to 1% of European GDP – is eaten up by fire damage each year

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minutes is all it takes for fire to involve an entire room, because we use more flammable materials than before

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times further is the closest fire exit to a classroom in an Italian school compared to Germany (60 m in Italy VS 10 m in Germany)

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