|U.S. Fire Loss in 2009
The overall number of fires fell by more than 7 percent from the previous year, while the value of property damaged by fire fell by 19 percent.
|Catastrophic + Multiple-Death Fires in 2009
The number of catastrophic fires is the second-lowest in the past decade, and the 103 deaths in such fires is the lowest number ever recorded.
|Catastrophic Multiple-Death Fire Incidents
A breakdown of all the 2009 multiple-death fires.