LPI 134 - The number of fatalities and casualties as a result of accidental fires
In 2015/16, 4 people died and 91 people were injured as a result of accidental fires. A target was set to reduce this number by 12% over the next five years. In 2016/17 4 people died and 114 people were injured in accidental fires - the same number of fatalities as in the previous year.
This chart shows our performance over the last four years (dark blue bars) as well as our performance target for the next five years (red bar).
| ||13/14 Actual ||14/15 Actual ||15/16 Actual ||16/17 Actual || 5-year avg target (2015-20) |
|Incidents per 100,000 population ||5.7 ||4.6 ||5.2 ||6.7 ||4.9 |