Incident directory

1982 - Bath Fire Station

18/10/1982

Country:

UK

  • Other

Severity:

Fatal

Description

Date and event

18th October 1982.

Time of event

Unknown at this time.

Name of premise

Bath Fire Station.

Location

Cleveland Bridge, Bath.

Service area

Avon Fire Brigade (AFB) now Avon Fire and Rescue Service (AFRS).

Nature of incident

Struck by vehicle.

Property type

Fire Station.

Premise use

Fire Station.

Construction type and materials

Mainly stone built station.

Occupancy

Firefighters.

Fire source and location of fire

N/A.

Synopsis

Brief synopsis

On the 18th October 1982, a firefighter died from injuries sustained after being struck by a fire appliance and being crushed between the appliance and a pillar at Bath fire station. The firefighter was transported to Bath Royal United Hospital (RUH) where he died House, A. & Settle, P. et al. (2016).

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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

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IFE Commentary & lessons if applicable

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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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Avon and Somerset Constabulary Incident Report/s

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South Western 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 Regulation 28 notices

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Other information sources

House, A. & Settle, P. et al. (2016). 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.

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Service learning material

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