Fire Prevention

Cork City Fire Statistics for 1997

Emergency Callouts Cork City 1997

Domestic Buildings
Chimney Fires
160
Other Fires
190
Caravans/Mobile Homes
6
Flats
47

Institutions
Hospitals
5
Schools
12
Other Institutions
7


Industrial

Factories
19
Chemical Plants
1
Storage Buildings
12


Commercial

Shops/Supermarkets
11
Offices
8
Hotels/Guesthouses/Boarding Houses etc
3


Service

Places of Public entertainment
3
Public Houses
8
Restaurants
14
Other
Petrol Stations
4
Hazardous Substances (fire)
0
Motor Vehicles
236
Unoccupied Buildings
45
Agricultural Buildings
7
Forest/Bog/Grass etc
297
Ships/Aircraft
1
Outdoor Storage
26
Outdoor Rubbish
521
Miscellaneous
57


TOTAL:
1700
Special Service Incidents

Road Traffic Accidents
90
Hazardous Substances Transport (no fire)
61
Other
Water Pumping
1
Rescue/Removal from river
39
Other Rescues
23
Ambulance
0
Special Service Total
408
False Alarm Incidents
Malicious
266
Good Intent
590
False Alarms Total
856
Total Number of Emergency Responses
2964