The 2021 national estimates for nonresidential building other equipment fires and loss show that there were:
- 5,800 fires.
- $671,300,000 in dollar loss.
Overall trends for nonresidential building other equipment fires and loss for the 10-year period of 2012 to 2021 show the following:
- A 28% increase in fires.
- A 132% increase in dollar loss.*
A $170,000,000 Earlimart, California, fire reported in a manufacturing property contributed to the 2021 dollar-loss peak. A $100,500,000 transmitter building fire in Tustin, Michigan, contributed to the 2018 dollar-loss increase.
Fires and dollar loss
Deaths and injuries by individual causes are not shown, as small numbers of nonresidential building casualties are reported to the NFIRS, and many of the fires that caused these casualties have insufficient information to determine fire cause.
Nonresidential building other equipment fires
Nonresidential building other equipment fire dollar loss