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51 people die each year from carbon monoxide poisoning.
On average, 518 Canadians die in water-related fatalities.
10 Canadians a year die in avalanches.
About 1 Canadian a year falls in while ice fishing and dies.
On average, more than 80 Canadians die from over-exposure to cold.
Summer is the peak time for deaths from motor vehicle crashes and drowning.
83% of summer water fatalities are men.
60% of fire deaths are homes with no smoke alarms.
Deaths from lightning most commonly occur on Saturdays.
Correct seat belt usage reduces the risk of death by 61%.
88% of people who die in boating accidents aren't wearing life jackets.
Passengers in the tail of an aircraft have 40% higher survival rates in crashes.
On average 101 Canadians die in summer boating accidents.
Texting while driving makes crashing 23 times more likely.
5 drivers in Canada are killed in collisions with animals each year.
Mountain snowmobiling is involved in 40% of avalanche deaths.
6 P.M. is the time of day when most pedestrian and cyclist fatalities happen in Toronto.
The 92,000 Canadians who die prematurely each year miss out on a total of 1,521,737 years of life.
Bike helmets reduce risk of death by 73%
Winter is the peak time for deaths from falls and burns.
More than 40 people drown in bathtubs each year.
Hikers and campers are the people most frequently struck by lightning.
Falls from furniture kill about 280 Canadians per year.
Bear spray can be 98% effective in preventing attacks.
5 people in Canada die each year from Salmonella infections.