Originally Posted By: dfrend
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I am not going to argue the benefits and problems with them, but I think you all should see the following:
A recent Department of Homeland Security study of year 2000 fires reveals that ELECTRICAL ARCING was the 2nd leading heat source for residential fires. The fires in 2000 resulted in almost 3,500 DEATHS and 17,400 injuries, let alone $5.7 billion in property loss.