Domestic Fires in kitchens 2014/2015

Reference: 

578

Request detail: 

I am requesting information regarding the number of reported domestic fires caused in the kitchen in 2014 and 2015, within the Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. If possible, I would also like to know how many of these reported fires were caused as a direct result of an oven/cooking appliance.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your enquiry with regard to the number of reported domestic fires caused in the kitchen in 2014 and 2015, and how many of these reported fires were caused as a direct result of an oven/cooking appliance.
Please find attached a spreadsheet that shows the number of fires where the room of origin was ‘Kitchen’ during 2014 and 2015 with information on the main cause of the fire and the source of ignition.

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Monday, 29 February, 2016

Responded: 

Wednesday, 16 March, 2016

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