Electrical Safety



Request detail: 

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service. 

Please could you list all of the call outs made to domestic homes and businesses due to fires related to electrical hazards between December 2020 – 1st December 2023. Please may I request that information follow the below outline: 

Call out number
Date of call out e.g. 16 June 2023 or 16/06/23
Category/cause of emergency e.g. fire caused by portable heater, electrical shock etc. Or equivalent breakdown
Related to electrics (Yes/No) - please specify if the incident was related to electricity/electrical issues.
Category of location e.g. Domestic / Business 
Type of call out (e.g category 1, 2,3 etc)
Result of call out (e.g fatal/non fatal, sustained injuries etc Or equivalent breakdown)

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please refer to the attached for the information requested.

Information Released: 



Wednesday, 6 December, 2023


Friday, 5 January, 2024