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55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

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Fire Trivia ANSWER: Responding to a Fire in the United States


Check out the Fire Blog and look for trivia questions and answers to boost your fire IQ!  



Q:  According to the U.S. Fire Administration, how often does a fire department respond to a fire in the United States? 


 A: According to the U.S. Fire Administration, a fire department responds EVERY 22 SECONDS to a fire in the United States!  That's almost 3 times EVERY MINUTE!


April 12, 2010 


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