22150 - LPG incidents

FOI Number: FOI22150

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Freedom of Information

Published on 7 February 2023

Ref: FOI/22150


West Midlands Fire Service has now completed its search for the information requested on 21st December 2022

Please find below a summary of our findings.


The number of LPG cylinder emergencies or incidents that West Midlands Fire Authority have attended since January 2018.

In what type of environment did these incidents occur e.g. street food gazebos, mobile catering units, domestic or commercial storage facilities?


Please see attached.

Please note the figures are subject to change


 3. Does Fire Brigade provide formal advice and guidance on LPG e.g. guidance documents, visits to street food events and markets to provide practical advice on storage and set-up of LPG


Please find link below to WMFS website where we publish Safety advice


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