Leadership

March Fire Losses

Issue 5 and Volume 107.

March Fire Losses Estimated fire losses in the United States during March amounted to $84,821,000, it was reported by the National Board of Fire Underwriters. According to Lewis A. Vincent, NBFU’s general manager, this $84,821,000 loss represents an increase of 1.6 per cent over losses of $83,471,000 reported for March, 1953, and an increase of 7.5 per cent over losses of $78,928,000 for last February (1954). Losses for the first three months of 1954 now total $250,242,000 an increase of 7.5 per cent over the first three months of 1953, when they amounted to $232,836,000. These estimated insured losses include an allowance for uninsured and unreported losses.

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