MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION
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4.12.2017
PE614.285v01-00
 
B8-0675/2017

pursuant to Rule 133 of the Rules of Procedure


on a European fire safety strategy


Salvatore Domenico Pogliese

Motion for a European Parliament resolution on a European fire safety strategy  
B8‑0675/2017

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to Rule 133 of its Rules of Procedure,

A.  whereas, in Europe, around 70 000 people per year receive hospital treatment for severe injuries caused by fire;

B.  stressing that there are currently at least 5 000 fires per day in the EU;

C.  recalling that around EUR 126 billion is outlaid each year as a result of fire damage;

1.  Considers that the relevant Commission services must pool their efforts to collect accurate data, exchange best practices and devise common fire safety measures for all Member States;

2.  Calls on the Commission to bring forward a proposal for a European fire safety strategy.

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