ABSTRACT

Establishing a Relationship between Alcohol and Casualties of Fire   [open pdf - 84KB]

"This report links alcohol abuse with the risk of unintentional injuries, with specific focus on fire injuries where alcohol may be a contributing factor. Alcohol abuse and resulting unintentional injuries impose a burden on individuals, those around them, and society as a whole. Alcohol abuse is a leading risk factor for unintentional injury and is associated with increased risk of injury in automobile crashes, falls, fires, drowning, homicides, and suicides."

Publisher:
Date:
2003-07
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
U.S. Fire Administration: http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
Source:
Topical Fire Report Series (July 2003), v.3 no.3
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