October 7th-14th is Fire Prevention Week, a week dedicated to raising awareness of the leading causes of fire and reducing instances of burn injury. According to the National Fire Prevention Agency (NFPA), cooking equipment catching fire is the leading cause of fires that result in structural damage to homes.
Serving Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C.
The greater Baltimore area sees a significant share of pedestrian and bicycle traffic. When those on foot or bike are involved in a collision with a passenger vehicle, they face a much greater risk for suffering severe injuries than the occupants of motor vehicles.