Electric vehicle fires



Request detail: 

Request for information under the FOIA

Please could you tell me how many electric vehicle fires your fire and rescue service has dealt with in each of the past three financial years.

If you do not distinguish between electric vehicles and internal combustion engine vehicles then please let me know at your earliest convenience as I have the overall figures already for the time period concerned.

If I can assist in an any way in meeting this request, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. I can confirm that Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service attended 1 electric vehicle fire in the last three financial years. This incident took place in 2020.

Information Released: 



Monday, 19 June, 2023


Monday, 10 July, 2023