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Fire Services: Injuries

Volume 488: debated on Monday 23 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many major injuries were sustained by firefighters in each of the last 10 years. (256988)

The information requested is set out in the following table.

Number of RIDDOR1 major injuries sustained by firefighters , England 1998-2008

Number

1998-99

77

1999-2000

70

2000-01

67

2001-02

96

2002-03

92

2003-04

53

2004-05

92

2005-06

71

2006-07

113

2007-08

106

1 Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations

Source:

Annual returns to Communities and Local Government