FOI release

Firefighter fatalities

Request for information in relation to firefighter fatalities.


Firefighter fatalities: FOI response

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Date of disclosure

12 March 2014


The number of firefighters who have died on duty in the UK since 1978.


The Department for Communities and Local Government has released information regarding the number and causes of firefighters deaths while on duty in England each year from 1986 to 1987 and 2012 to 2013.

The relevant document appears above.

Published 23 May 2014