There were 6,701 Building Fires

and this is what we learned .........

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There were 549 Fires

It was 1984 when London's firefighters at three central west-end fire stations brought Rosander & Giselsson's water-fog techniques to the city, using them against some major building fires. Over a ten year period there were 549 fires where firefighters trialled the Swedish tactics - This is what we learned....

Fire Engineer's Manual

 This book is also for Fire Engineers, Architects, Building Control  Officers and Students looking for information on firefighting access,  smoke control systems and practical fire dynamics. 

There were 5,401 Fires

The largest research study of working building fires ever in the UK between 2009-2012, demonstrated that a greater quantity of water applied in the first 10 minutes following arrival results in less building fire damage.