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Nationwide, death by handgun is becoming epidemic, and every year about one thousand people in the state die from gunshot wounds. Tragically, over eighty percent of those murdered are killed by people they know.
North Carolina's fire mortality rate is fifty percent higher than the national rate. A recent study, reported by the authors, examined the fire safety practices in state households to assess fire preparation and prevention.