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State Fire Marshal

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The number of house fires has been steadily declining over the years, but it’s still a huge problem.  In 2014, there were 1,298,000 fires reported in the United States. These fires caused 3,275 civilian deaths.  Maine State Fire Marshal Joseph E. Thomas joins us to answer questions about protecting yourself and your family in from fire, and about specific fire dangers in the summertime.

Guest: Joseph Thomas is the Maine State Fire Marshal