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Statistical Bulletin: Crime and Justice Series: Fire Statistics Scotland, 2008-09 Final (2009-10 Provisional)

DescriptionOverview of Scottish fire statistics over the 10 year period from 1999-00 to 2008-09 at a Fire and Rescue Service and Scotland level, with high level statistics for 2009-10 provisional data.
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Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateOctober 05, 2010

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ISBN 978 0 7559 9658 2 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 10734

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Contents

1. Introduction
2. Main Points

3. Commentary
3.1 Total number of fires ( Tables 1, 1a & 1b)
3.2 Casualties by location ( Tables 2, 2a, 2b, 3, 3a & 3b)
3.3 False fire alarms ( Tables 4 , 4a & 4b)
3.4 Special services ( Table 5)
3.5 Building fires ( Tables 6 & 6a)
3.6 Outdoor fires ( Tables 7 & 7a)
3.7 Casualty numbers and rates from fires ( Tables 8, 8a, 9 and 10)
3.8 Deliberate and accidental primary fires ( Tables 11 & 12)
3.9 Smoke alarms ( Tables 13 & 13a)
3.10 Causes of fires ( Tables 14, 14a & 15)
3.11 Spread of fire ( Table 16)
3.12 Time of call to Fire and Rescue Services ( Tables 17, 17a & 18)

4. Appendix of tables

5. Notes on Statistics used in this publication
5.1 Background
5.2 Changes to this publication
5.3 Accuracy of Statistics
5.4 Glossary of terms
5.5 Symbols

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