Incident directory

1967 - Unknown Location, A1

08/11/1967

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  • Illness
  • Road Incidents

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Description

Date of event

8th November 1967.

Time of event

Unknown at this time.

Name of premises

A1.

Location

Unknown location, Cambridgeshire, England.

Service area

Huntingdon and Peterborough Fire Brigade (H&PFB) now Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS).

Nature of incident

Illness on duty – after Road Traffic Collison (RTC) incident.

Property type

Highway.

Premises use

Road.

Construction type and materials

Asphalt and concrete.

Occupancy

Road users.

Fire source and location of fire

N/A.

Synopsis

Brief Synopsis

A Sub Officer (SubO) died on the 8th November 1967 due to an unspecified (at this time) illness following attendance at a road traffic collision (RTC) incident (House & Settle, 2016).

It is not currently known what the mechanism of injury/medical condition was, e.g. whether this was a heart attack or other cause.

The SubO died suddenly following attendance at a major road accident on the A1 in thick fog (Unknown author, 1968).

Further information hoping to be identified and still to be located.

Main findings, key lessons & areas for learning

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Fire & Rescue Service summary of main findings, conclusions, key lessons & recommendations

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FBU summary of main findings, conclusions, key lessons & recommendations

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Other report summary of main findings, conclusions, key lessons &recommendations

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IFE Commentary & lessons if applicable

None produced at this time.

Known available source documents

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FRS Incident Report/s

No information identified to date and/or still to be located.

FBU Incident Report/s

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Health & Safety Executive (HSE) Incident Report/s and/or improvement notices

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary Incident Report/s

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East of England Ambulance Service Incident Report

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Building Research Establishment (BRE) Reports/investigations/research

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Coroner’s report/s and/or Rule 43 and/or Regulation 28 Notices etc

No information identified to date and/or still to be located.

Dear Chief Officer Letters (DCOL), FRS Circulars, FRS Notices and/or Bulletins etc and/or Related Government Correspondence

No information identified to date and/or still to be located.

Notifications from National Operational Learning User Group (NOLUG) and/or Joint Emergency Services Interoperability Principles (JESIP)

No information identified to date and/or still to be located.

Other information sources

House, A. & Settle, P. et al. (2017). The firefighter memorial trust book of remembrance. [online]. Available at; http://www.theonlinebookcompany.com/OnlineBooks/FirefighterMemorialTrust/Content/Filler  [Accessed 20th September 2017]. The Firefighters Memorial Trust.

Note. With the above source reference, it is not currently possible to link directly to the relevant page of the memorial book.

Unknown author. (1968). Mr. J. Rowell. Fire. (January). Page 400.

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Service learning material

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Videos available

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