Data on balcony fires, in terms of quantity and causes

Stephen Cole made this Freedom of Information request to Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service,

Please supply me with data relating to fires on balconies on residential buildings in your area, as follows;

· How many balcony fires occurred in the prior three years (2017 to 2020)? Please provide gross total and also breakdown by year.

· How many building fires occurred where balconies contributed to the external spread of the fire?

· The ratio breakdown of identified/suspected causes of these balcony fires (ie; barbecue, discarded cigarette, etc).

Yours faithfully,

Stephen Cole

Warwickshire County Council, Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

 
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Our reference: 5877940

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Information request
Our reference: 5877940

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Dear Stephen Cole
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 14th August 2020.
 
Please find attached our response to your request. 
 
 
Kind regards
 
 
Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer
Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211  
 
 
 
 
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