Incident directory

1982 - Unknown Location, South Hetton

05/09/1982

Country:

UK

  • Road Incidents

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Description

Date and event

5th September 1982.

Time of event

Unknown at this time.

Name of premise

Unknown at this time.

Location

South Hetton.

Service area

Durham County Fire Brigade (DCFB) now County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service (D&DFRS).

Nature of incident

Road traffic collision (RTC).

Property type

Vehicle on public highway.

Premise use

Public highway.

Construction type and materials

Believed to be asphalt road.

Occupancy

Unknown at this time.

Fire source and location of fire

Unknown at this time.

Synopsis

Brief synopsis

On the 5th September 1982 two firefighters (Ff) died due to Injuries received when the fire engine they were travelling in overturned en-route to a fire. 3 other Ffs were seriously injured (House & Settle, 2016 and Unknown author, 2013).

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

Main findings, key lessons & areas for learning

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Fire and 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

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

IFE Commentary & lessons if applicable

None produced at this time.

Known available source documents

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FRS Incident Report/s

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FBU Incident Report/s

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Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Incident Report/s

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Darlington and Durham Constabulary Incident Report/s

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North East Ambulance Service Incident Report

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Building Research Establishment (BRE) Report/investigations/research

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

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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. (2013). The Durham branch pays tribute to fallen comrades at the NMA. NARF Newsletter. (Spring).  Page 21.

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Unknown author. (1982). Two firemen killed on way to a chimney fire. Fire. (October). Page 220.

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

Service learning material

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Videos available

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