Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fire risks for older people

International research consistently shows that, as people get older, they have increased vulnerability to death and injury from fire.¬† New Zealand fire-related mortality rates for older people triple for each decade beyond the age of 75. ¬†Between 1996 and 2006, … Continue reading

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