Case studies

Bakery, Wrexham

Bakery, Wrexham

19 August 2019

19th August 2019 Fire fighters rushed to a bakery factory in Wrexham after being alerted to the blaze at 8:41 on August 19th 2019....

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Skymark Packaging, Herefordshire

1 June 2009

Overview The Skymark factory at Leominster, Herefordshire was an industrial packaging factory on an industrial estate on the edge of the town. The fire started in the early...

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Findus, Longbenton, Tyne & Wear

19 January 2009

Overview A large fire that had a significant impact on the local community as a result of the loss of 400 jobs. Local road disruption and the evacuation...

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Sterling Colour, Prescot, Merseyside

22 July 2008

Overview A fire occurred at a print and ink manufacturer located in a rural area, which involved large quantities of inflammable solvents. Building and company facts One injured...

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Atherstone, Warwickshire

21 November 2007

Overview Arsonists started a fire in this large Atherstone vegetable packing plant, where four firefighters from the Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service were killed while tackling the blaze....

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