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From 2006 - 2010, 1 out of 22 home fires reported were caused by a dryer or washing machine. In the 16,800 house fires of 2010, caused by dryers or washing machines, 51 people lost their life. These types of fires also resulted in 380 reported injuries and $236 million worth of property damage. Dryer machines are the culprit for 92% of the fires.
32% caused by failure to clean
22% caused by unclassified mechanical failure or malfunction
8% caused by electrical failure or malfunction