March Fire Losses, $31,312,359 According to figures compiled by the National Board of Fire Underwriters, fire losses in the United States for March totaled $31,312,259. This is $4,008,889 or 11.35 per cent less than the fire loss figures for March, 1933. and 0.42 per cent less than the losses for February, 1934. Following is a summary of the loss figures for the first three months: In Canada, fire losses from the first of the year up to and including April 11, were $4,723,825, as compared with $6,153,525 for the same period of last year. Fire losses in Canada for March have been estimated at $2,481,125. a decline of $800,000 from the total for March, 1933. Lynnfield, Mass., voted $7,500 for a new motor pumping engine.