In the line of duty: Firefighter deaths in the UK since 1978


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A Labour Research Depertment report on behalf of the FBU into firefighter fatalities in the UK since 1978.

This investigation, using unpublished government figures, Freedom of Information returns from fire and rescue services and other sources from within the service found that at least 122 firefighters died whilst on duty from 1978 to date, and there are probably more cases.



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