During a fire, a closed door can keep carbon monoxide levels at 1,000PPM verses 10,000 PPM when a door is left open.
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People feel safe when they are at home, yet more than one-quarter (27%) of reported fires occurred in the home environment during 2012–2016. Even worse, four of every five (80%) fire deaths and three-quarters (74%) of all reported fire injuries* were caused by home structure fires.
* Death and injury estimates exclude firefighter casualties.
Source: NFPA Research, Home Structure Fires, December 2018, Marty Ahrens