The last decade has seen an increase in firefighter fatalities, after many years where no deaths occurred at all.
In particular, firefighter fatalities at fires has risen sharply.
This FBU report, In the Line of Duty, is the only comprehensive attempt to analyse these trends and put them in their context. Download it here.
Reports on fatalities
|FBU, Greater Manchester (1999)|
|FBU Bethnal Green, London (2004)|
|HSE, Bethnal Green, London (2004)|
|FBU, Harrow Court, Hertfordshire (2005)|
22nd November 2010