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Fire Inspectors


Fire kills more Americans than all natural disasters combined. The National Fire Protection Association reports that fires in the U.S. caused 3,275 civilian deaths, 15,775 civilian injuries, and $11.6 billion in property damage in 2014. In this same year, 64 firefighters died in duty-related incidents. Fire inspectors use their knowledge of fire science, building codes, and fire-suppression methods to help eliminate this deadly problem.