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Fire Statistics Scotland, 2003

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FIRE STATISTICS SCOTLAND, 2003

Casualties from fires 1 by brigade area, Scotland (England, Wales & Northern Ireland), 2003 2

Table 6

Brigade Area

Fatal Casualties

Non-Fatal Casualties (non fire brigade) 3

Number

Rate per million population 4

Number

Rate per million population 4

Central

1

4

128

457

Dumfries & Galloway

1

7

51

346

Fife

7

20

113

321

Grampian

7

13

162

310

Highland & Islands

5

18

94

340

Lothian & Borders

18

20

372

419

Strathclyde

37

17

759

344

Tayside

4

10

160

414

Scotland

80

16

1,841

364

England

469

9

11,961

240

Wales

30

10

796

271

Northern Ireland

13

8

421

247

1 Including late call, heat and smoke damage only incidents
2 Includes incidents occuring during industrial action in January and February 2003
3 Excluding fire brigade personnel.
4 Population data from ONS: Mid year 2003 estimates.