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 ANNUAL
STATISTICAL REPORT
OF THE
FIRE
MARSHAL
FOR
1974
BRITISH
COLUMBIA
Hon. Garde B. Gardom, Q.C. Henry K. Jenns
Attorney-General of British Columbia Fire Marshal of British Columbia
DEPARTMENT OF THE ATTORNEY-GENERAL
  To Colonel the Honourable Walter S. Owen, Q.C, LL.D.,
Lieutenant-Governor of the Province of British Columbia.
May it please Your Honour:
The undersigned has the honour to present the Fifty-second Annual Report of the
Fire Marshal for the year ended December 31, 1974.
GARDE B. GARDOM, Q.C.
A ttorney-General
Victoria, B.C.
  TABLE OF CONTENTS
Page
City Municipalities  8
District Municipalities  11
Fire Districts  14
Town Municipalities  16
Village Municipalities  17
AC    Action Taken  20
AD    Automatic Fire Detection System  21
AL   Transmission of Alarm to Fire Department -  22
AO    Act or Omission  23
BC   Building Capacity  29
BH    Building Height  30
DW   Day of the Week  33
EX   Method of Fire Control and Extinguishment  34
FC   Fire Casualties  40
FH    Form of Heat  45
FS   Fire Service  46
FU   Fuel or Energy  47
GC    General Construction  48
GF    Ground Floor Area  49
LN    Incident  51
LI   Date of Last Inspection  52
LV   Level of Origin  53
MF   Manual Fire Protection Facilities  54
MI    Material First Ignited  55
OA   Area of Origin of Fire  63
OC    Occupant of Area of Origin  71
OF    Outside Fire Protection.  72
PC   Property Complex  73
PM    Property Management  76
PR   Property Classification List  77
PT   Property Type.  96
PV   Property Value  97
SI   Source of Ignition  98
SP    Sprinkler Protection  105
TT    Time  106
WM    Size of Water Main  107
WS   Water Supply—Flow  108
XD    Extent of Damage  109
XF   Extent of Fire  110
YC    Year of Construction  112
Fire Crime Statistics Appendix A 113
Inspections Made and Orders Issued by Local Assistants to the Fire Marshal	
 Appendix B 122
Ten-year Comparative Statement of Fire Losses  —Appendix C 124
Loss of Life, 1965-74 Appendix D 125
Ten-year Fire Summary Appendix E 126
$250,000 Fires and Over Appendix F 127
  Note—The textual summary of fire losses and office activities previously
included in this Annual Report has been incorporated in the Annual Report of the
Attorney-General. This, then, is a statistical report of the fire losses in British
Columbia for 1974.
 D 8
BRITISH COLUMBIA
City Municipalities
1974 ..._
1973 	
January  .
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July 	
Armstrong
Incidents        Loss
$
Injured Dead
263,174
Burnaby
August  	
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
38
38
36
18
62
43
32
44
40
43
26
30
450
470
77,782
4,496,944
35,841
10,774
132,212
55,781
117,604
349,647
138,099
90,088
65,864
143,824
5,714,460
1,414,395
Chilliwack
January  _
February	
March 	
April   _
May .._..
June 	
July  	
August  	
September	
October	
November  	
December 	
2,625
5,500
50,277
1
12
1
4
4
300
524,850
350
101,120
14,585
150
16,350
1974
1973
January .	
February ...
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August	
September.
October	
November 	
December  	
1974
1973
33
716,107
38
465,433
Courtenay
3
9,080
1
650
1
2,700
3
10,640
7
79,511
3
76,884
2
405
2
8,155
2
450
4
57,265
1
60
29
245,800
16
36,843
Cranbrook
January   5 4,970
February .._  2 4,919
March   1 600
April    1 4,919
May    1 450
July   1 250
August    1 5,000
September  5 87,917
October   1 7,000
November  3 9,765
December  3 6,675
1974  24 134,546
1973  _. 30 88,068
2
1
~2
1
2
3
2
1
1
15
9
Dawson Creek
Incidents        Loss
Injured Dead
January   1
February  1
March    2
April    3
May    4
June  _. 2
September  1
October  2
November  4
December   3
1974   23
1973   28
Duncan
January   4
February  2
June   1
August   1
1974   8
1973  _. 11
5,387
3,000
12,328
30,538
451,175
5,400
5,050
6,035
308,873
10,650
838,436
1,810,410
6,791
11,236
2,600
5,000
25,627
6,409
October ..
1974 ....
1973 __
February
June	
Enderby
1 14,000
14,000
15,489
August.
1974 .
1973 .
Fernie
1
1
1
500
150
18,000
18,650
11,409
Grand Forks
July 	
August	
September .
October 	
1974 .	
1973 	
1974
1973
270,000
8,000
3,200
4,500
285,700
41,346
Greenwood
1
33
Kamloops
January   9
February —  5
March    11
April    12
May   19
June    16
July    11
August _. 9
September  21
October  12
November  15
December   15
1974
1973
155
134
101,957
30,162
368,355
17,977
94,961
42,291
42,020
13,120
273,761
37,750
435,268
476,250
1,933,872
559,257
1
1
4
2
13
13
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 9
Kelowna
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   5 33,226
February   2         -    3,500
March   3 70,235
April     5 71,300
May   4 41,600
June   1 225
July      2 178
August    1 4,090
September  5 77,015
October  4 12,687
November  4 18,602
December   3 58,550
1974   39
1973  _ 65
391,208
1,117,432
Kimberley
January .	
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August	
September .
December .
1974
1973
2
2
5
1
2
1
1
1
3
18
20
2,744
2,600
11,650
600
1,200
2,000
200
14,000
18,160
53,154
35,772
Langley
January ..
February .
March ....
April  	
May 	
June	
July 	
August .
September	
October	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
3
2
3
3
2
3
3
2
2
3
1
1
28
38
Nanaimo
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
9
7
6
8
6
7
8
5
4
7
5
6
78
77
12,850
28,814
22,927
20,675
1,910
7,432
7,376
4,630
1,218
63,581
1,771
6,122
179,306
128,688
February 	
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August    _
Nelson
l
6
2
2
1
1
2
200
15,854
59,052
2,500
4,551
250
2,200
878
16,546
4,705
899
6,559
36,000
10,655
700
2,050
1,000
150
150
80,292
395,340
3
_       __
1 5
5 1
Incidents
Loss
$
September  1 80
October  1 42,000
December  1 8,500
1974  18 135,187
1973  _. 23 217,048
New Westminster
January  15 340,879
February..._  10 7,295
March     15 195,226
April  _ 14 68,721
May  _. 16 209,750
June _. 22 18,823
August  13 20,362
September  15 9,150
October _.... 17 54,683
November  13 93,956
December   13 71,490
1974  163 1,090,335
1973  _. 173 513,267
North Vancouver
January   .... 12 27,123
February  12 5,421
March   7 12,363
April    8 31,206
May    7 88,418
June     8 10,155
July   6 7,063
August  8 35,494
September  9 87,731
October   7 49,655
November    16 10,295
December   5 22,629
1974    105 387,553
1973    108 1,133,498
Penticton
January   7 33,900
February  2 2,700
March - 6 4,800
April    6 159,651
May    6 23,008
June  - 6 17,100
July     - 7 4,500
August    4 3,600
September   3 2,050
October   5 21,300
November  5 27,550
December   5 2,212
1974   62 302,371
1973  - 50 92,118
Port Alberni
January    6 27,389
February   4 35,800
March    8 4,745
April  	
May 	
June _	
July  	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
Injured Dead
5
20,856
2
2
6
1,524
1
5
5,537
1
	
6
21,430
	
	
10
49,750
	
	
6
2,655
	
	
6
25,622
1
12
2,080
	
	
12
21,925
1
	
86
219,313
6
2
07
99,838
9
3
 D  10
BRITISH COLUMBIA
Port Coquitlam
January 	
February _
March 	
April	
May	
June	
July	
October —
December
1974
1973
Incidents
3
7
2
3
6
1
2
1
3
28
44
January 	
March 	
April  	
June  	
July 	
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
January ~
February
March —
April  	
May 	
June   	
July
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 	
February.
March	
April	
May 	
June 	
July
September	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
Loss
$
28,227
317,651
6,945
23,252
16,825
120
63,000
8,810
137,302
602,132 4
107,471
Port Moody
1974 	
1973  	
3
1
4
2
4
1
2
1
4
3
25
28
Prince George
25
9
16
15
12
17
21
26
17
13
17
16
204
232
131,577
275,459
104,120
10,475
57,980
4,850
27,990
505,095
186,005
59,935
6,710
271,063
1,641,259
522,870
Prince Rupert
1
2
6
3
1
1
3
4
2
23
14
109
1,613
18,732
16,500
2,655
2,000
45,460
43,500
10,780
141,349
230,007
Revelstoke
January —
February —
March	
June	
August	
September .
13,146
200
1,200
1,000
4,377
600
Injured Dead
4,313
300
1,907
649
8,929
58
2,085
70
25,882
1,278
45,471
72,960
2
October	
November .
December
Incidents
1
1
1
Loss Injured Dead
$
2,500 1       	
50       __.       	
595               	
1974
1973
January ..
February
March	
May 	
July . .
August
12
19
23,668
59,955
September —
October	
1974 	
1973	
Rossland
2
2
1
2
1
1
1
1
240
2,455
1,200
4,050
150
50
2,300
500
11
11
10,945
117,000
Trail
January ..
February
March	
April
May 	
June 	
August	
October	
November .	
December 	
6
59,708
2
1,100
1
100
4
73,350
3
40,088
4
204,350
4
4,100
1
14,691
1
500
5
1,500
1974 	
1973 	
31
45
399,487
333,707
Vancouver
January   146
February  110
March   152
April     140
May   202
June  202
July    166
August  145
September  173
October  183
November  147
December   140
1974
1973
1,906
1,976
1,065,390
292,561
1,341,481
511,867
1,217,132
707,274
793,992
748,111
791,893
1,394,150
343,131
303,433
9,510,415
7,498,974
January —
February ._
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August	
September
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Vernon
3
3
2
11
6
6
2
1
61
82
667
146
724
1,541
38,701
17,235
2,124
3,248
1,290
100
49,393
364
115,533
291,516
16
10
7
11
6
5
15
4
3
4
3
5
89
115
25
41
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D  11
Victoria
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February 	
March 	
April	
May 	
June	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974 	
1973	
24
16
17
22
21
14
21
23
20
14
16
17
225
255
$
24,160
57,655
22,975
123,857
16,366
55,210
118,970
37,640
12,648
62,575
9,143
50,284
591,483
638,206
7
4
2
2
~~2
4
2
__
5
29
16
White Rock
Incidents
January   3
February  1
April   2
June   2
July   4
August  1
September  1
October  2
1974   16
1973   14
Loss
$
4,863
27,800
1,400
3,695
24,651
460
17,000
320
80,189       _
66,943 1
Injured Dead
District Municipalities
Abbotsford-Sumas
January   2 400
March  _. 4 5,850
April   3 63,084
May   2 541
June  _. 3 91,600
July - _ - 5 184,000
August    2 100,200
September  3 4,550
November  4 1,715
December   2 2,441
1974  _. 30 454,381
1973   48 120,087
January 	
February ...
March 	
April 	
May 	
June	
July	
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 	
Campbell River
201,644
1,050
7,555
5,200
5,050
25,223
552,205
85,025
204,454
69,225
14,700
1,025
6
3
4
2
4
7
3
6
5
6
4
2
52
35
1,172,356
152,114
January 	
March	
April	
June	
July
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
Central Saanich
100
20,000
8,500
4,100
300
150
100
6,000
8,000
3,500
1974   19
1973   17
50,750
124,980
Chilliwhack
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
7
4
3
6
6
10
33,870
3,348
10,300
17,573
44,921
531,155
July    4
August  5
September —  10
October  5
November   6
December  1
14,312
14,239
65,625
8,000
44,174
250
1974
1973
67
50
787,767
1,928,018
Coldstream
January   1       	
March   2 66,000
April   2 10,400
May   3 10,200
August _. 1 500
September  2 31,170
October   1 6,691
December  2 25,108
1974   14 150,069
1973   13 2,600
Coquitlam
January   7 3,025
February  3 14,260
April  _ 8 7,970
May   3 23,090
June   7 63,602
July     5 12,910
August  6 41,057
September  3 4,855
October  5 28,769
November  5 92,803
December  5 89,000
1974
1973
57
71
381,341
259,962
Delta
January   16 5,606
February   13 32,917
March   9 12,345
April   _ 14 86,270
May  _. 13 8,256
June  _ 16 12,459
July   16 18,963
August  15 40,535
September  11 22,192
October   14 114,550
November  8 3,372
December   20 132,380
1974   165 489,845
1973   178 466,705
 D 12
BRITISH COLUMBIA
Esquimalt
March
April ...
May _.
June  _
July
Incidents
3
2
3
3
September.
October	
November .
1974
1973
2
2
5
22
15
Loss       Injured Dead
$
2,522
3,500
1,135
6,200       - —.
250
9,022
15,000
16,598
54,227
101,118
February ...
April 	
May _.
June -	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Houston
1
2
1
2
1
1
Hudson's Hope
April ....  1 5.140
1974    1 5,140
1973  _	
Kent
May   2 800
June    1 400
October  1 1,500
December   1 2,000
1974   _. 5 4,700
1973  - 7 262,671
Kitimat
January 	
March 	
April 	
May   	
June 	
July   	
August  	
September 	
October   	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May 	
June	
July  	
August 	
September..
October	
November _
December ..
1974 	
1973 	
2,200
2,700
200
10,500
3,000
3,500
22,100
67,450
7
10,799
	
2
1,600
	
3
685
	
3
10,425
	
5
2,330
	
4
4,525
	
8
8,715
	
5
6,100
	
5
525
3
2,315
	
5
1,258
	
50
49,277
33
138,992
Langley
8
20,114
7
33,044
	
8
47,745
	
3
563
11
89,629
	
15
64,201
2
10
56,588
„	
12
13,827
3
8
45,165
	
12
83,250
1
5
2,260
...
11
1,010,475
3
110
1,466,861
9
80
466,789
4
Mackenzie
Incidents        Loss
Injured Dead
January  2 40,500
June  _. 1 2,000
July    2 650
August     1 800
September   1 1,000
October  1 300
November  1 2,000
1974  _ 9 47,250
1973  _  26 55,927
Maple Ridge
January   6             54,374
February  5              26,272
March  7             33,072
April  5                4,771
May  _. 7              11,775
June  _. 10              55,037
July   9             115,200
August   _ 5              20,400
September  6             10,200
October  12             37,591
November  10             21,931
December   16             36,272
1974  _. 98
1973 .„_ _. 55
Matsqui
March _. 3
April  _. _ 4
May  _ 10
June      6
July _. 10
August   _ 9
September  9
October  3
November  5
December  6
1974  _ 65            361,807
1973   7              40,626
426,895
479,893
8,160
23,300
44,845
13,250
14,150
32,650
78,103
76,069
35,700
35,580
Mission
January 	
March	
April 	
June	
July	
September.
October.	
November .
December .
1974
1973
4
1
1
4,706
4,835
200
1
2
2
1
1,101
3,432
23,000
20,000
1
1
70,000
35,000
14
14
162,274
51,081
North Cowichan
January 	
1
25,000
March	
1
700
April  	
2
15,400
May    	
3
16,650
June ..   -	
2
9,500
July  	
1
600
August
1
1,500
September 	
4
4,005
December
3
18
3,400
1974 	
76,755
1973	
24
123,351
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 13
North Saanich
January ._
February
March	
April	
May	
1974 ....
1973 	
Incidents
3
1
2
1
Loss
$
39,000
2,704
2,200
2,000
500,000
545,904
29,538
Injured Dead
North Vancouver
Oak Bay
January     2 105
March _   3 450
April „   6 6,760
May   3 4,100
June   2 150
July  1 1,000
September   2 450
October   1 500
December   6 2,088
1974  _. 26 15,603
1973  _! 20 16,974
Peachland
April 	
August 	
October	
1974  _
1973 	
July
3,500
1,226
50,000
54,726
6,950
Port Hardy
1	
1974
1973
Pitt Meadows
January 	
February ...
April	
May 	
June	
August  .	
October —
November
1974 	
1973 --
12,035
2,030
8,200
40,000
100
45,000
18,000
8,300
1     133,665
10     27,618
January 	
20
26,071
3
	
February	
9
50,275
2
2
March  	
15
5,510
	
	
April    	
14
28,735
3
	
May  	
17
11,946
1
	
June 	
19
30,660
2
	
July	
16
94,027
	
	
August  	
20
28,012
2
1
September    	
18
16,555
2
October
21
45,840
	
November  	
15
23,175
2
December	
13
37,962
	
	
1974 	
197
398,768
17
3
1973 	
181
264,206
24
2
1    	
3,981
Powell River
Incidents       Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May  	
June	
July  	
August   .	
September
October  ...
November
December
1974 	
1973 	
$
50
1,125
200
142,300
31,794
19,900
1,000
237,588
2,400
3,000
975
15,200
January 	
February  _
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August 	
September
October  	
November
December .
1974
1973
January   .
February
March	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July
August   .	
September
October	
November
December
1974
1973
January  	
February	
April   ,	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September 	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
224
217
1,383,482
1,508,483
Saanich
15
5
9
13
9
8
14
10
12
10
12
7
53,513
14,890
13,172
8,922
34,430
11,550
35,530
84,425
3,072
7,290
13,968
83,067
124
139
363,829
317,185
Salmon Arm
3
l
1
2
1
3
1
3
1
5
7
28
91
1,250
5,530
100
8,100
400
650
3,205
300,250
50
1,600
8,660
329,795
787,240
36
455,532
52
103,101
1
Richmond
16
23,170
11
56,025
__	
18
109,624
	
16
33,710
	
14
45,872
12
59,386
	
26
556,723
	
25
71,092
	
21
28,655
25
278,574
1
18
42,558
	
22
78,093
1
2
 D 14
BRITISH COLUMBIA
Spallumcheen
April ...
1974
1973
1974
1973
Incidents
1
Loss
$
500
500
10,305
January
April  _.
June	
August	
September	
October   	
November	
1974
1973
May
June
November	
December	
1974
1973
January ...
February
March 	
April
November	
December	
1974
1973
Sparwood
17 156,050
Summerland
2
1
1
1
2
2
1
10
Squamish
1
1
1
3,075
2,885
500
1
150
4
20
6,610
76,516
Stewart
Injured Dead
9,800
15,000
100
1,800
3,400
7,500
7,000
44,600
138,393
28,560
30,000
1,200
1,000
40,000
1,000
101,760
413,476
Surrey
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   38 113,700
February  _.... 24 67,571
March   _ 37 172,118
April  42 47,454
May   25 592,619
June     43 384,130
July    35 74,523
August  40 288,328
September  31 43,870
October   28 277,723
November  30 284,567
December  20 30,964
1974 _. 393 2,377,567
1973    420 1,211,689
January  .
February
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August 	
September	
October	
November —
December	
Terrace
2
3
3
4
2
7
5
5
2
3
2
5
47,000
480
4,150
61,870
7,342
42,733
4,500
6,250
46,500
8,650
2,000
21,030
1974   43 252,505
1973   31 340,034
West Vancouver
January    6 4,203
February  6 53,370
March   6 11,650
April _   7 12,605
May   7 18,474
June  5 5,400
July    1 250
August  8 154,991
September  5 6,868
October   3 99,218
November  7 15,780
December   4 90,513
1974
1973
65
84
473,322
492,931
11
14
1
Fire Districts
Cariboo County
January ~
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974	
1973 	
30
25
16
26
21
41
34
41
44
41
35
22
376
327
574,216
367,629
165,443
314,192
83,172
695,950
278,701
400,478
287,411
1,061,370
1,091,573
492,400
5,812,535
2,941,603
10
4
12
14
January .	
February ...
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
October ...
November .
December .
1974 .	
1973  	
October
Colwood
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
2
1
13
15
8,300
30
50
4,000
75
18,953
12,084
650
8,653
52,795
59,583
loco
1 2,260
1974 	
1973 	
2,260
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D  15
Kootenay County
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ...
February .
March 	
April	
May	
June	
July.
August   	
September.
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
$
12
429,791
	
8
22,033
_ .
	
12
46,700
3
	
13
57,150
1
11
18,473
	
	
15
85,803
1
	
18
157,025
	
1
18
83,129
	
2
12
84,550
	
	
17
123,174
2
12
160,350
	
12
109,025
	
—
160
1,377,203
4
6
152
1,887,594
8
3
Langford
January _
February
May	
June	
July	
October ..
November	
December 	
1974 	
1973  _...
1
1
1
2
2
4
1
1
13
10
250
24,000
2,000
202,000
10,050
12,000
1,000
12,000
263,300
30,150
Nanaimo County
January ...
February
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July
August	
September ~
October 	
November .
December _
1974
1973
July	
August 	
1974
1973
16
312,650
23
1,353,608
10
54,805
12
72,790
14
75,986
21
90,502
18
922,900
11
106,114
14
97,205
16
84,699
7
32,050
18
170,363
180
3,373,672
128
1,409,240
Ocean Falls
l
59
2
13,495
1
13,545
1
10,500
Prince Rupert County
January  8 73,944
February     10 92,227
March  9 135,200
April  11 41,250
May   8 17,350
June   5 158,255
July   10 136,311
August   _   12 181,033
September  5 128,500
October     8 287,694
November     1 3,000
December   5 249,000
1974
1973
92
96
1,503,764
949,663
Sooke
February
October   ~
December
1974
1973
Incidents
1
2
1
Loss
$
10,814
21,354
25,000
57,168
10,049
University Area
January     3
March   3
April   3
May  4
June     1
July   4
August      1
October     7
November   3
December   3
1974   32
1973   17
Vancouver County
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July
August	
September  —
October   	
November	
December 	
1974	
1973  —-
5
90,118
4
14,850
3
32,700
3
13,000
5
36,676
6
85,711
3
19,246
3
19,300
4
12,020
7
130,334
3
12,725
7
118,000
53
584,680
44
374,143
Victoria County
Injured Dead
  1
500
500
720
6,600
100
1,670
500
1,335
300
1,100
13,325
157,125
January	
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September
October   _
November
December
1974
1973
January
July
September	
October	
1974
1973
9
150,075
__
	
4
7,780
	
	
3
10,300
	
.	
4
18,000
	
	
2
3,000
1
	
1
1,000
	
	
6
62,104
	
	
2
43,116
	
	
4
45,620
__
1
1
36,000
	
.	
1
36,000
	
	
37
412,995
1
1
29
277,019
	
2
View Royal
1
1,500
	
1
1,500
	
	
1
27,448
	
 .
1
800
	
	
4
31,248
2
2,050
	
	
 D 16
BRITISH COLUMBIA
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August
September	
October
November	
December	
1974
1973
Westminster County
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
_.          5 12,473
4 19,843        	
7 45,660
__ 9 126,988 1        	
_           5 42,576
_          8 125,890
._          6 7,700
4 13,850       _- -
9 311,840       	
5 46,943          -
5 33,097
7 77,800          1
74 864,660           1           1
47 292,614       _ —
Yale County
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January   23
February   71
March  _ 20
April   21
May _.  21
June   18
July  21
August  18
September  28
October  ._. 23
November  16
December  21
1974   247
1973    214
$
138,587
64,899
114,481
131,107
199,264
54,653
107,632
105,777
448,943
99,965
235,047
952,103
2,652,458 1
2,994,924 2
Town Municipalities
Castlegar
January 	
March	
April	
May	
1974
1973
7,000
1,051
24,813
6,907
39,771
61,914
Comox
March	
April
May	
August  	
October	
2
1
1
            1
            1
22,710
500
1,000
5,000
300
1974
1973
6
5
29,510
145,285
October  	
November
1974
1973
Creston
10,375
Golden
March 	
June
August	
1
1
           1
3
6
1,000
100
1,500
1974
1973 -
2,600
28,468
Hope
January _
February _
August	
September
November
December .
1974
1973
1
1
3
1
2
2
10
9
500
7,000
5,000
31,500
8,000
1,150
53,150
47,070
Fort St. John
January   	
February      	
March 	
April   	
May
June _	
2
3
3
4
4
3
2
4
3
1
370       	
1,644       	
5,200       	
371,200
1,550
37,050
1,200
September  	
October	
December
34,600
3,700
20,000
1974  	
1973  	
29
24
476,514
131,231
Kinnaird
February __.
Mav
July
Ontoher
November 	
1
l
l
l
2
6
2
200       	
2,000
2,000
125,000       	
1,150       	
1974 	
1973 	
130,350
4,500
Ladysmith
January
2
625
February	
1
28,000
April
1
467
August  	
6
9,461
October	
1
118
November   ....
_           1
10
200
1974 	
17,129
1973 	
7
124,579
January 	
February   _
July	
August	
September
October	
November
December
1974 	
1973 	
Merritt
3
1
1
1
2
1
1
2
2,567
28,000
5,000
8,000
511,000
5,537
15,000
12,785
12
16
587,889
164,295
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 17
Quesnel
January ..
February
March	
April  	
May 	
June   	
July
September	
October   	
December 	
Incidents
2
3
1
3
3
1
1
1
5
1974
1973
25
31
Loss
$
14,000
12,300
1,000
65,781
48,600
500
6,000
300
28,800
36,450
213,731
216,424
Injured Dead
Sidney
January    .. .
1
1
2
1
September 	
1,375
1974 	
1973 	
1,375
228
Smithers
January 	
June	
July	
August 	
November
1974
1973
Incidents
1
3
2
2
11
17
Loss
$
7,000
2,400
2,750
1,850
279,000
293,000
608,095
Williams Lake
January 	
Febraury 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August  	
September ..
October 	
November _
December ...
1974
1973
32
31
24,000
9,241
63,647
7,399
1,163
2,653
300
11,871
6,540
250,000
7,350
384,164
355,965
Injured Dead
Village Municipalities
1974     .     ..
Abbot
1
Alert
1
1
2
8
Asht
2
1
1
1
3
2
11
8
Burns
2
1
1
1
5
9
Cache
1
l
4
Chet
2
2
8
sford
1
1
1
2
2
1
January 	
February   .. .
September ..
November	
1974 	
1973 	
February 	
May   .
September
1974	
1973	
1974 	
1973 	
June 	
1974 	
1973   _
January   	
February
March 	
April  _
May  	
June	
July	
September   	
1974  _	
1973  _
Chase
1
1
3
1
1973      .  ..
391
Bay
15,000
8,000       	
3,498               	
10,800               	
January 	
May	
6
7
Clinto
1
1
1
14,298               	
2,812               	
1974     	
1973 ..
January 	
February .
23,000       	
30,915
roft
150
2,500
250
750
5,000           3
7,500
1
3,102               	
5,000
500       	
May  	
June
November	
December	
3
6
Cumberl
8,602               	
464,400               	
1974 	
1973 	
16,150           3
24,188
Lake
16,150
2,510
3,000
2,600       	
and
February 	
June ..   ._   	
August
1            15,000             	
Elkford
1              20,000                   1
1
1
Fort Nel
3
1
3
2
2
1
1
2
15
15
20,000                   1
2,300       	
son
56,500       	
2,000
24,028
7,000           1
823,650
600
8,000
2,900
1974 	
1973  —	
November	
24,260
50,517
Creek
900
1974 	
1973	
May	
900       	
34,548
wynd
1,001,223
1974 .    .  .
1973
1,001,223
26,500
924,678           1
273,908
 D  18
BRITISH COLUMBIA
Fort St. James
January 	
April 	
May _.
June 	
July 	
August  	
September
October __.
November .
Incidents
1
1
3
1
1
2
1
1
1
Loss
$
10,000
5,000
300
1,000
1,000
1,000
Injured Dead
1974
1973
12
2
17,300
10,336
February
1974
1973
Fruitvale
1 29,656
1
Gibsons Landing
February
May 	
August  	
September
November
4 210,455
3 80,912
1 57,545
1 18,074
1                   260
1974
1973
10 367,246
2                1,389
Gold River
February
1               5,000
1974
1973
1 5,000
3                9,200
Granisle Village
l          	
June 	
September
1 5,000
1                   7,763
1974
1973
3 12,763
1                2,000
Hazelton
January 	
1                   200
1974
1973 _
1                   200
100 Mile House
January 	
August  —
September
November
1974
1973
June  	
September
1974
1973
1974
1973
29,656
1
1
1
19,000
3,500
800
1
62,174       	
4
5
85,474
24,095
Invermere
1
2
49,000
8,700
3
6
57,700
249,500       	
Kaslo
3,868
Keremeos
March 	
October 	
November
December
1974
1973
Incidents
1
1
1
1
Loss       Injured Dead
$
1,000
600
7,000
900
9,500
Lake Cowichan
January   1 300
June   2 18,500
September   4 101,000
October   2 37,000
December  1 3,000
1973 _. 10 159,800
1973  _ 6 186,188
Lillooet
September   3 46,458
1974   3 46,458
1973    3 24,285
Lumby
Masset
January   1 675
February  2 1,300
June   2 2,100
August    1 20,000
October   2       	
November  1 100
December   1 7,500
1974   10 31,675
1973    7 15,050
1974 	
1973    	
Lions Bay
	
1                   292
Logan Lake
1        	
January 	
April 	
May	
July	
August    	
September	
October
November	
1974 	
1973  	
-
2                   270
1              	
	
T
1                	
1
2        	
3        	
3         	
	
i
14                   270
12                   120
	
June
July 	
1              40,000       ..   .
1              35,780       	
	
1974 	
1973 	
2              75,780
1                   325
Lytton
June 	
1                   500
	
1974 	
1973 	
_          1                   500
2              15,250
	
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D  19
1973
Nakusp
April  	
September
2
1
5,399
2,555
1974 —	
1973   ..
3
17
7,954
743,568
Denver
New L
1974 	
2
1973      	
206,000
Oliver
McBride
January 	
February
Incidents
1
1
1
Loss
$
100
3,500
29,000
500
Injured Dead
October 	
1
1974 	
1973
4
1
33,100
725
Midway
October 	
2
31,800
-
1974
1973
2
1
31,800
4,479
-
Montrose
October 	
1
550
	
1974 	
1
550
April  	
June 	
October  	
1
1
1
9,000
1,100
19,000
	
1974
3
1
29,100
i7.nnn
	
1973      	
Osoyoos
August	
l
500
—-
1974 	
1973
i
2
500
8.280
_....
	
Parksville
January	
February
March 	
April  	
June 	
i
4,500
1,551
300
1,000
7,000
	
1
September
200
	
November
100
	
1974 —	
1973 .....	
10
4
14,651
10,210
	
1
Pemberton
1974
3
	
1973  	
135,597
Port Alice
February   _ 1        _ 	
March  ._           2 90,000
April              1 30,000
June    _          2 200
July   _          4 3,500
August   _          2 500
October             1 2,500
November              1 500
December            1 500
1974   _         15 127,700
1973            9 4,300
Princeton
February              3 25,150
May  _          2 23,623
June  _           1 45,000
October              1 10,000
December            1 9,000
1974 ._     8 112,773
1973 ._    10 89,917
Qualicum Beach
August   _          1 25,000
November             2 53,000
1974            3 78,000
1973 _          4 1,174
Salmo
January             1 8,832
February  _           1 750
1974            2 9,582
1973             1 30
Sechelt
1974  	
1973  _          8 52,559
Pouce Coupe
October
Incidents
1
1
4
Loss
$
4,150
Injured Dead
1974
1973
4,150
3,530
—       -....
Port Edward
March 	
July 	
1
l
2
6
3,000
1,000
        	
1974
1973
4,000
71,200
—
Port McNeill
February
August
November  .
1
l
l
3
50,000
100,000
800
—       —.
1974
1973 	
150,800
—       —
 D 20
BRITISH COLUMBIA
January
July 	
South Fort G
Incidents
1
1
eorge
Loss
$
119
1,000
Injured
Dead
1
May	
September 	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
January 	
May 	
June  .
September
November
1974 .   .    ..
1973
Valem
Incidents
1
3
1
5
1
Vandet
1
l
2
2
2
8
5
Warfi
2
1
5
6
3
1
4
3
ount
Loss
$
5,700
24,200
10,000
Injured
Dead
2
3
Tahsis
1
1,119
6,005
1,000
—
1973
March 	
39,900
3,000
hoof
13,000
268,000
650,735
24,000
12,600
—
1974
1973
1
2
Taylor
l
1,000
95,000
50,000
—
November ..
968,335
26,550
eld
250
100
50
200
—
1974    .....
1
50,000
1973 . .
April	
May __ 	
June „ „.
July 	
August     . . .
September	
November 	
1974 	
1973    	
October	
1974 	
1973    	
Tofino
1
500
—
May . .
241
50
—
1974    	
1
500
67,500
r
3,000
—
1973 	
February 	
5
Ucluele
1
25
23
Zebal
1
1
l
891
1,975
los
—
1974
1
         3
3,000
2,522
1973 	
2,500
—
AC   Action Taken
AC000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January   144 563,904       	
February     107 1,260,621 1
March _ 101 196,285
April    126 197,447
May _ _ 142 382,431
June   158 471,614 2
July    127 236,478 2
August    183 511,780 2
September   165 825,921 2
October     135 425,890       	
November    121 221,094 3
December   93 253,031 1
1974 _  1,602 5,546,496 13
1973   ._ 1,829 3,845,211 17
AC001    Extinguished by Occupant
January 	
70
47,195
1
February  	
45
77,027
3
	
March 	
90
64,684
1
April 	
84
303,669
5
1
May 	
80
81,858
5
June 	
86
78,620
5
1
July
68
97,108
	
	
80
134,455
4
September 	
74
77,363
3
3
October	
74
610,049
3
November  .—
72
649,827
1
1
December 	
72
142,001
1
	
1974	
895
2,363,856
31
7
1973 	
._    1,077
753,879
26
3
AC002
January ..
February
March	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July
Burned Out—No Extinguishment
Attempted
August  	
September
October	
November  	
December 	
1974
1973
January ..
February
March 	
April  	
May 	
June	
July	
August  	
September 	
October	
November  	
December	
1974	
1973 	
58
39
29
48
37
65
49
29
41
50
39
40
524
573
368
263
311
320
408
398
358
341
378
387
331
348
659,176
353,241
195,341
173,717
98,274
610,933
361,421
614,977
253,485
553,617
336,881
405,866
4,211
3,858
4,616,929
19
14
5,656,336
22
18
by Fire Department
2,964,378
24
6
6,446,841
23
10
3,045,670
14
2
2,303,217
25
5
5,349,669
13
6
4,292,143
10
7
3,946,083
17
3
3,002,093
13
12
3,590,017
6
5
3,701,675
10
8
3,260,311
16
5
4,735,705
25
10
46,637,802
32,724,761
196
222
79
81
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 21
AC004    Investigation Only
Incidents
Loss
$
1,495
Injured Dead
January ....
           6
February   .
            1
125
	
	
March .   .
4
1,850
	
	
April 	
           2
10,03$
	
	
May 	
           3
75,040
1
	
June 	
July 	
            1
4
700
1,226
—
—
3
4
—
December
3,560
1
1974 	
         28
94,031
1
1
1973 	
33
25,868
1
AC005 Removal of Hazard
January ...  2 1,500 _.
February - 1 200 _.
March    2 1,400
April   1
May   1 500 _.
June    5 48,600 _.
July    4 298,870 _.
August    2 56,000 _.
September   3 26,300 _.
October   5 55,575 _
November   1 7,500 _.
December   3 2,400
1974       _ 30 498,845
1973   32 61,449
1
1        	
1
AC006    Shut-off Gas, Oil, Electricity
January 	
February  „
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
July  	
August  —
September
245,527
3,862
7,700
22,000
100
317
18,050
4,100
897
Incidents
Loss
$
2,153
34,652
15,430
Injured Dead
October	
November
December 	
3
5
4
1
—
1974
1973
41
50
354,788
46,552
5
4
—
AC007
Salvage
January 	
April   	
August 	
September
l
2
3
1
300
57,000
22,558
130
i
i
1974
1973
7
1
79,988
1,000
l
i
AC008    Ambulance Service
1
1
3
—
i
July 	
l
October  	
3
1974
1973
5
3
6,700
~i
5
AC009    Action Taken—Unclassified
January   13 271,834 	
February    12 241,427           1
March   12 66,100 	
April  _ _ 15 203,821 	
May   18 904,353 	
June   23 159,917 	
July    12 24,407
August    17 124,895 	
September   12 246,610 	
October    18 153,450           1
November    13 52,985 	
December  18 199,648 	
1974   183 2,649,447           2
1973   161 2,588,410           4
AD   Automatic Fire Detection System
AD000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January _
February
March	
April 	
May	
June	
July
August   	
September	
October 	
November	
December	
1974    6,946
1973	
624
4,577,206
27
11
439
7,760,374
27
14
497
3,357,754
14
1
539
2,818,503
19
6
641
6,255,482
19
8
687
4,863,920
17
10
581
4,286,592
14
5
610
3,717,986
18
12
633
4,915,768
8
9
622
4,724,874
11
13
542
4,430,603
17
10
531
5,344,003
26
217
12
,946
57,053,065
111
,045
40,561,492
257
109
August  .....
September
October _..
November
AD001    Complete—Heat—Alarm to Fire
Department or Central Station
January
March ...
April
May	
June	
July 	
3
1,400
1
300
4
32,000
2
450
2
12,187
2
135
3
101,208
4
2,030
1
60
1
760
December .
1974 _..
1973 ....
30
27
19,675
170,205
121,552
AD002
January 	
February „
March 	
April	
June	
July 	
August   .	
September .
October 	
November
December .
1974
1973
Complete—Heat—Local Alarm
Only
2 60       	
           6 22,125 1
           8 33,935 1
           7 157,792 5
            1 600       	
4 6,450
7 8,400 1
           1 368	
           2 261,450	
1 250               _
1 450
40
45
491,880
521,080
1
9 1
2
AD003    Complete—C or S Products—
Alarm to Fire Department or Central Station
February  1 30       —.       	
March   1         —        	
November
December .
1974 	
1973 	
60
1,000
1,090
4,566
 D 22
BRITISH COLUMBIA
AD004    Complete—C or S Products
Local Alarm Only
Incidents
January   2
February   1
March    2
June  -  1
July   1
October  3
November   1
1974   11
1973  12
Loss Injured Dead
$
350       	
50       	
2,200       	
32,850       	
2,020        _..
27,000               	
800       .        	
65,270                	
10,693 3       	
AD005    Partial—Heat—Alarm to Fire
Department or Central Station
January   2
March  5
April   3
May    3
June   1
July   1
August     3
September  1
October   1
November   3
December  3
1974    26
1973  16
1,600
13,225
620
27,015 1
40,000
200
1,700       	
700
25
2,175
120
87,380 1
187,500 3
AD006    Partial—Heat—Local Alarm Only
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August  	
September .
October	
November .
December _
1974 .	
1973  —
19
56,638
	
13
56,188
1
29
119,274
3
39
235,431
4
33
67,054
2
1
36
691,997
	
23
665,660
10
	
16
114,670
2
18
5,632
2
	
24
374.255
2
27
120,382
3
1
25
33,363
1
30
1
302
2,540,544
3
156
937,701
20
1
AD007    Partial—C or S Products—Alarm
to Fire Department or Central Station
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August   	
September
October _..
November
December .
1974	
1973  	
5
7
3
3
2
4
1
9
5
2
4
45
57
525
2,257
90
30
15
25
5
42,055
2,120
10
215
47,347
38,812
AD008    Partial—C or S Products-
Local Alarm Only
January 	
February ..
March 	
April 	
May	
June —
July  	
August   —
September
October 	
November .
December _
1974
1973
2
4
1
4
2
4
8
7
6
9
1
2
47
67
21,330
36,227
10
725
3,700
725
13,561
13,565
34,250
84,950
60
343,750
572,128
1,875,146
AD009    Unclassified
January 	
February  _
March 	
April	
May  	
June 	
July 	
August   	
September	
October 	
November 	
December	
1974
1973
8
96.200
2
5
6
508,350
	
	
2
50,075
1
1
3
6,470
1
6
538,494
	
6
20,550
	
2
9,000
	
12
513,324
	
	
8
19,920
2
	
8
27,675
	
	
6
8,150
	
	
8
15,065
6
75
1,813,273
6
183
1,451,624
9
4
AL   Transmission of Alarm to Fire Department
AL000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January    144 526,196
February  124 1,511,783 3
March   95 278,116
April     130 318,473
May  - 149 426,440 	
June   _ 168 605,762 1
July     145 488,578 	
August    190 732,926 2
September   184 969,445 2
October     150 823,452
November    141 1,005,491 3
December  109 427,092 1
1974  _ 1,729 8,113,754 12
1973   2,031 6,364,080 18
AL001
January    437
February    300
March   381
April   387
May   466
June   478
July     410
August _ 398
September  420
October     456
November  383
December   407
1974    4,923
1973  4,613
Telephone
4,003,575
6,717,594
2,676,096
2,520,532
6,130,917
4,312,486
3,301,381
3,349,562
3,542,158
3,689,852
3,361,399
4,243,436
47,848,988
33,434,264
23
27
19
24
19
13
21
18
10
13
16
27
230
254
12
8
2
5
4
6
3
9
7
10
5
11
82
90
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 23
AL002    Municipal Fire Alarm System
January „
February
March ....
April  	
May 	
June 	
July
August  	
September
October  ....
November
December .
1974 ......
1973 	
Incidents
11
7
7
11
21
16
20
18
18
7
12
10
158
87
Loss
$
84,315
38,762
129,560
200,956
48,490
100,500
46,500
83,334
95,953
93.926
43,900
60,139
1,026,335
335,086
Injured Dead
1
  1
AL003    Automatic Fire Alarm System
January
March -
April  	
June 	
6,250
September 	
December	
1974
1973
7
12
500
200
150
7,100
24,100
AL004   Manual Fire Alarm System
January
April  ....
May 	
July  	
August
September 	
October  	
November  	
December 	
1974
1973
1
3
3
5
2
2
7
3
6
32
39
100
31,050
14,500
535,810
1,200
150
53,060
235
9,400
645,505
790,203
2
1
AL005    Automatic Sprinkler System
March  _ 2 57,297
July _ 1 268,370               	
December  1 3,000               —
1974   4 328,667                 	
1973    2 12,298
AL006   Direct Verbal Report to Fire Hall
January   12 53,285               	
February    _ 8 7,075 1
March  _ 9 246,950       _.„       	
April     6 18,526               	
May  _ 8 7,820
June     5 14,250               	
July   _ 9 78,710       _       	
August   _
September 	
October  	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents
10
9
3
3
90
82
AL007
January    48
February    20
March  _ 45
April    51
May  _ 28
June  _ 53
July _ 21
August    29
September   25
October   — 33
November   29
December   30
1974   412
1973   572
Loss
$
8,390
22,831
1,500
1,150
6,630
467,117
1,720,291
No Alarm
56,640
29,786
100,296
89,895
140,122
191,588
68,033
126,629
204,928
713,870
35,806
167,231
1,924,824
1,508,889
Injured Dead
AL008   Siren
January — 9
February     9
March   8
April  —   6
May   11
June    12
July    11
August   9
September -  20
October     13
November    10
December   7
1974
1973
125
112
9,648
72,814
61,500
81,474
121,011
416,308
191,455
162,426
185,258
115,765
111,639
31,410
1,560,708
1,033,262
AL009    Unclassified
January    3 15,300
February     2 5,530
March  _ 5 29,215
April — 4 9,500
May    4 2,925
June    7 21,750
July     4 4,806
August     3 6,391
September   1	
October     6 10,984
November   4 3,630
December   3 809,153
1974   46 919,184
1973  _ 67 487,693
3
2
3
1
~1
~"l
16
11
11
10
AO   Act or Omission
AO000    Unknown
January   78
February   46
March  36
April   52
May  50
June   46
July   35
August      35
September  „ 44
October   37
259,067
1,069,406
63,732
115,095
240,054
223,854
72,442
225,041
553,976
146,789
November 	
December	
32
27
518
854
62,184
87,844
3
3
3
2
1974 	
1973 	
3,119,484
1,744,085
2
AO010    Incendiary or "Set" Fires
October    2 1,250
7974
1973
1,250
1,434
 D 24
AOO11    Criminal Offence
Incidents
January _..  9
February   7
March  6
April   18
May  17
June   30
July   27
August    24
September   17
October   22
November   12
December  14
1974
1973
203
121
Loss
$
101,384
250,514
28,725
92,561
202,205
256,614
31,091
495,394
970,818
83,250
331,350
389,762
3,233,668
4,025,531
Injured Dead
AOO 12    Incendiarism, Suspected
Incendiarism—No Charges Laid
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
July	
August
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
47
30
56
41
79
67
49
65
75
80
61
51
701
511
289,674
289,201
546,876
631,762
1,874,809
644,850
626,554
865,117
961,529
460,641
1,094,694
868,710
9,154,417
2,720,788
9
11
AOO 15
Mischief, Vandalism-
Charges Laid
January	
3
2,450
February .
30
289,201
May   ..
3
70,045
June
2
1,500
October	
1
50
November	
2
1,300
December
2
5,175
1974   .
15
118,598
1973  	
27
44,081
AO016    Mischief, Vandalism-
No Charges Laid
January 	
32
43,793
February	
14
11,400
March   ...
32
73,435
April 	
42
162,535         	
May  	
44
37,841         	
45
47,658
July   	
36
43,366       	
August  .	
21
128,725
September 	
50
34,136
October 	
64
127,492       	
November	
25
26,125	
December	
15
420
21,840               	
1974 ..   .. . ..
758,346               	
1973	
365
1,209,368           1           1
AOO 19    Arson or Other Fires—
Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February  	
March	
April	
May	
3
4
3
5
14
110,100
2,601
231,165
3,070
94,736
AJMBIA
Incident!
Loss       I
$
87,603
ljured Dead
June 	
9
July 	
11
15,185
34,777
—
August   	
8
September _
          12
153,213
 .
	
October	
8
144,819
	
	
November .
          12
209,350
1
„	
December
6
60,725
	
1974 	
95
1,147,344
2
1
1973 .	
67
1,134,795
	
—
AO020   Misuse of Source of Ignition
March	
           2
34,972
September .
1
1,000
	
	
1974    .....
           3
35,972
1973 .	
4
48,300
	
—
AO021    Disposal of Smokers' Material
January .	
.     .        35
71,887
4
2
February ._
         46
188,714
5
4
March	
39
79,831
1
1
April
         40
63,449
1
1
May	
46
121,827
4
3
June 	
         66
277,525
5
	
July ..      .
49
761,134
	
August   	
68
335,858
2
	
September .
57
148,064
2
2
October   ...
         47
201,328
2
7
November .
         47
791,514
4
2
December _
42
235,338
6
2
1974 	
582
3,276,469
36
24
1973  	
       746
AO022
2,647,585
Thawing
71
23
January 	
.    ..          9
92,520
	
	
March 	
2
9,458
	
	
June . .
2
1,055
	
	
December _
            1
10,000
	
	
1974	
 14
113,033
	
1973      —
8
24,813
	
	
AO023
Inadequate
Control of "Open" Fire
January 	
..    .          3
825
	
	
February ..
3
10,363
	
	
March 	
6
10,100
1
	
April	
            2
420
	
	
May	
           2
800
	
	
June 	
           5
4,400
	
	
July
4
4,500
August — .
1
300
	
	
September
3
7,500
	
	
October  	
3
5,200
	
	
November
4
12,825
	
	
December .
            1
20,000
	
	
1974 	
37
77,233
1
1973 	
83
709,572
2
	
•
AO024   Child Playing With
January 	
13
107,248
1
.	
February  ..
8
16,449
2
1
March 	
14
44,713
	
	
April  	
..   ..         12
47,226
1
1
May	
18
49,049
1
	
June	
16
34,608
	
	
July  	
         13
60,925
	
	
August 	
         18
177,812
	
	
September
21
22,649
	
	
October  	
15
37,400
2
	
November
16
40,933
	
1
December .
         20
        184
112,059
7
3
1974 	
751,071
1973 	
       282
589,719
20
6
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 25
AO025    Welding or Cutting Too Close
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
6
8,300
February  	
1
2,200
	
March	
5
23,500
	
	
April	
2
255,752
	
.—
May
8
277,312
	
	
June ..  .  ...   .
7
202,710
	
1
July 	
4
87,000
	
	
August 	
5
57,500
	
	
September
2
2,200
	
October    .
5
2,975
 .
	
November 	
2
22,700
	
	
December 	
1
25
	
	
1974 	
48
942,174
1
1973      	
57
248,584
3
AO026    Torch Too Close
January 	
6
2,896
        	
February  	
2
6,050
        	
March 	
5
6,310
2
April  	
3
774
1       	
May	
4
1,450
2
June	
6
201,442
        	
July ...	
6
28,565
        	
September 	
2
750
        	
October  	
1
1,000
        	
November 	
1
636
        	
December 	
3
10,550
	
1974
39
260,423
5
1973    ..   ..
38
111,303
AO029    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February  	
March 	
April
May 	
June	
July	
August  	
September ..
October  	
November 	
December	
1974
18
68,361
	
1
12
41,437
	
	
9
35,973
	
	
16
46,097
3
1
9
58,850
1
11
12,555
	
	
9
69,900
11
	
11
35,221
3
1
7
28,253
1
	
10
52,341
	
	
6
8,000
	
13
102,352
	
1
131
559,340
19
4
144
798,172
9
3
1973 	
AO030    Misuse of Material Ignited
ZZ 1 2,000 1
1974
1973
AO031    Fuel Spilled Accidentally
January   	
6
379,630
	
	
February 	
4
4,439,275
March 	
2
3,097
	
April 	
5
24,900
	
May
10
4,941
1
June .
8
56,975
	
July .
7
41,525
	
August	
9
155,923
	
September	
9
114,180
	
October     . ..
5
6,250
1
1
November 	
5
2,003
	
December
3
73
90,500
2
	
1974 	
5,319,199
1
1973       	
56
242,926
12
2
AO032   Improper Fuelling Technique
Incidents Loss Injured Dead
$
January            1 384 —       	
February            1 50 1        	
March           3 6,246         	
April           3 6,400
May           3 220         	
June           4 4,400         	
July           5 3,725 3 1
August             4 7,240 1       	
September            1 100	
October             1 1,000	
November           3 40,500         	
December 2 1,100 	
1974  31 71,365 5 1
1973  27 66,360 1
AO033   Flammable Liquid to Kindle Fire
January J          3 8,900 3
February           1 5,000         	
April            1 3,000 	
May           2 30,000 3 3
June            1 950 1       .	
July           4 539,500 _ _
August              1 100,000         	
September           2 3,000   1
1974   15 690,350 7
1973    14 87,617 2
AO034 Cleaning, Washing Parts
March   1 600
April   1 4,000 1
May  5 90,377 1
June   2 1,800 1
July  3 1,200 1
August     1 9,500
September  2 5,575       	
November  2 19,000 5
December  1 35,550       	
1974   18 167,602 5
1973   15 79,115 9
AO035   Improper Container, Metal
April    3 66,862
May  3 1,076
June   2 2,625 	
July   1 700
October   2 3,300
November   2 4,500 	
1974   13 79,063
1973              9 26,370          _
AO036   Improper Container, Plastic
May  _          1 400         _.
July             1 4,000         _.
August             1 150         _.
1974            3 4,550         _.
1973            2 345       	
AO037    Combustible Placed Too Close to Heat
January            9 19,263 2
February          8 13,868 — _
March   12 29,326 1 _
April    11 64,158 1 _
May   13 52,961 — _
June   12 125,200 2
July             6 8,995         _
August             8 49,031 2 _
September            3 1,525 — _
October             7 111,710 — _
November           8 42,850 — _
December   12 80,505 — _
1974   109 599,392 8
1973  _ 102 298,654 5 _
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
AO038    Improper Storage
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January  	
12
33,196
2
February     	
4
25,430
	
April  	
5
20,975
	
May 	
1
150
        	
June	
4
50,250
         	
July   	
2
1,550
	
August  	
7
25,888
         —
September 	
3
16,833
1
8,862
November	
i
17,000
	
December	
8
49
28,250
-
1974 	
228,384
2
1973	
39
154.796
6
AO039
Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
7
19,561
5
February	
7
17,259
March  	
8
91.764
        	
April  	
14
57,210
1            1
May   	
9
12,233
         	
June  —	
5
46,717
1
July	
12
38,035
3
August  	
7
3.120
1
September  	
8
13,850
1
October	
12
55.750
1
November   	
10
21,385
1
December	
11
110
70,456
1
1974	
447.340
8           8
1973  _	
94
409,732
6
AO040    Mechanical and Electrical Failure
February   	
1
172
March  	
1
90
	
April    	
1
3,500
.Tune
1
2,500
         	
September 	
1
22,000
	
October  	
1
10,000
...
November  	
1
15.000
December 	
3
10
60,000
—■
1974 	
113,262
1973
6
6.840
AO041
Part Failure, Leak. Break
January 	
39
109,439
2
February 	
29
98,407
3
March ._	
36
94.978
1
April   	
30
20,596
	
May  	
41
43,036
50
29,061
July 	
57
74,260
August   —	
51
86,075
1
September   	
49
101,038
1
40
72,515
November 	
47
89,989
December	
46
92,495
1974 	
515
911,889
8
1973  .
469
999 0R7
8             2
AO042
Automatic Control Failure
January 	
11
68,296
February 	
4
875
	
March 	
11
35,630
April 	
4
9,906
	
8
55,350
July 	
2
4,200
August  	
3
675
September 	
5
7,804
October  _	
6
30,456
November 	
11
40,740
December 	
6
71
15,650
1974 	
269.582
1973   	
74
403,819
AO043    Manual Control Failure
Incidents
Loss       Ii
$
150
ljured
Dead
January
           1
February ~
           1
650
	
	
March 	
            1
450
May	
           2
21,500
	
November
1
100
1974 	
           6
22,850
1973  	
           9
49,548
1
■VO044    Electrical Short Circuit
January 	
         67
570,662
2
February ..
         31
437,089
2
—
March	
.     ..        42
189,281
—
April 	
          41
136,230
1
May	
         52
156,182
1
         49
299,749
July 	
         45
163,551
August  	
55
431,992
	
	
September
         60
176,538
	
October 	
         50
180,707
1
November
         51
124,711
	
December
54
597
248,014
1
7
—
1974 	
3,114,706
1
1973	
       521
AO045    Lack o
2,775,212
f Maintenance
8
2
January 	
         11
16,773
	
February „
           5
7,588
	
March 	
           8
23,075
3
April   	
           5
1,880
May	
           9
4,660
June 	
             8
32,525
	
	
July 	
           6
8,900
August   	
           8
1,900
September
4
14,300
	
October 	
            5
625
November
             6
309,326
December
6
73,575
	
	
1974 	
         81
495,127
3
1973  ...
          88
AO046    Part
157,392
Worn Out
2
January ....
            3
950
_—
March 	
            1
150
April  	
            1
60
	
	
May 	
5
9,241
	
	
June 	
           2
165
July
            4
8,660
October   . .
             1
300
November
1
          18
15
__
	
1974 	
19,541
1973 	
22
20,630
i
	
AO049    Unknowi
or Unclassified
January ....
         37
180,637
	
_—
February ..
         28
166,904
3
4
March 	
         39
144,222
April	
43
145,601
	
May 	
         36
136,440
	
	
June 	
         39
755,713
1
July  	
45
138,662
	
August	
51
121,467
1
September
35
127,495
	
	
October ....
         43
440,894
November
          32
244,363
December
45
766,444
i
	
1974 	
473
3,368,842
6
4
1973  	
       391
3,012,724
9
1974
1973
AO050    Construction, Design, or
Installation Deficiency
1 18,000
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 27
AO051    Design Deficiency
January .	
February ...
March 	
April 	
June 	
July 	
August	
November .
December
Incidents
3
3
2
1
1
2
1
1
1
1974
1973
15
19
Loss
S
15,400
25,100
9,750
1,500
100
200
650
150
13,500
66,350
32,238
Injured Dead
1       	
AO052    Construction Deficiency
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
June	
July 	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
4
2
3
2
1
3
2
2
4
2
25
35
15,100
13,100
4,600
950
6,000
7,400
8,000
686
52,350
3,800
111,986
141,148
AO053   Installed Too Close to Combustible
January 	
February _.
March	
April	
May	
June 	
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 	
12
4
7
6
5
3
4
4
4
66
83
83,100
9.900
6,500
82,021
84,777
6,100
13,750
2,100
3,925
30,550
13,600
336,323
234,622
1
AO054    Other Installation Deficiency
January    4             50,550       	
February     1 6,000
March   1 300
April   1 25           1
May   1 15
June     2                2,263       	
September    3 5,300
October     4 5,300           1
November  1                  500       	
December   1 200
1974   19 70,453           2
1973   13              42,122       	
AO055 Overfusing
May  1 999
1974  1                   999       .	
1973   2               	
AO059 Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February   	
March 	
April 	
May
June   	
July 	
August  	
24,130
15,500
8,600
100
17,826
204,500
20,000
2,500
October	
November 	
December	
1974	
1973	
Incidents
4
4
9
33
33
Loss       Injured Dead
$
501,830        	
3,100
1,820
799,906 1
234,226 1 1
AO060    Misuse of Equipment
March _	
April	
October	
1
1
1
3
4
150       	
900
3,000       	
1974	
1973 	
4,050
4,377
AO069 Unclassified or Unknown
January   4 55,672       _
February     8 15,929
March   3 2,800       _
April   6 77,700
May  6 46,100
June   8 12,222
July   2 20,200       _
August     7 40,223
September    7 22,815
October     6 36,960
November   4 41,550
December  11 8,374
1974  72 380,545
1973   91 379,767
AO070   Human Failing
February     1 200       _
June     3 1,750
August     1 100
December   1 3,000
1974
1973
January 	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July	
August   	
September
October   ...
November
December
1974
1973
5,050
31,436
AOD71    Asleep
9
11
6
4
10
4
9
13
13
8
10
105
106
40,516
46,710
425
8,105
66,050
26,260
76,579
61,365
3,605
19,105
18,105
41,610
408,435
278,261
11
10
AO072    Temporary Loss of Judgment
January	
February   .
March 	
April	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August	
September
October   _
November	
December	
1974
1973	
3
4
1
1
1
3
5
2
2
3
5
5
35
45
18,200
12,250
100
2,000
1,500
2,950
11,055
3,200
373
6,650
2,340
3,835
64,453
145,257
9
12
 D 28
BRITISH COLUMBIA
AO073    Physical Disability
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
November	
December	
1974
1973 .
Loss
$
1,050
4,150
5,200
13,705
AO074   Accident (Personal)
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July	
August  	
September  	
October   	
November 	
December	
34,350
20,700
2,300
60,740
1,924
34,672
2,237
19,275
11,625
37,000
500
5,060
1
3
1
1 1
1974  42 230,383
1973   37 323,660
AO075 Influence of Alcohol
January   2 1,909
February  4 1,675
March   4 555
April   9 97,738
May   5 35,625
June     6 15,650
July    3 800
August      12 28,564
September     6 4,300
October     1 700
November   6 8,590
December  4 33,095
1974
1973
62
67
229,201
432,987
10
12
AO076   Influence of Drugs
January .
March 	
April 	
May 	
July 	
August   .	
September
October   ...
December
1974
1973
2
1
1
2
1
1
3
1
1
13
21
510
10       	
38 1
9,500
5
200 1
30
5       	
25
10,323 2
5,708 4
AO079    Unclassified or Unknown
January	
February   	
March	
April 	
May  _
June   - 	
July 	
August —.
September  	
October   	
November	
December	
21
17
30
41
34
45
20
29
33
32
36
35
36,427
49,255
102,524
140,758
858,928
123,470
102,725
88,068
82,994
123,230
66,580
176,353
1974        373
1973          311
AO080    Vehicle Accident
May    1 2,500
1974  1
1973   0
1,951,312
2,984,335
2,500
3
2
3
6
32
15
5
12
AO081    Automobile
Incidents        Loss
Injured Dead
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August
September	
October   	
November	
December	
1
3
2
9
8
11
10
9
5
7
2,950
2,100
5,000
23,200
7,600
27,850
6,300
13,600
5,100
6,950
7,510
9,430
1   	
1974  77 117,590    '.
1973    77 99,419
AO082   Industrial Truck
January   1               4,400       	
February  1               8,000       	
March  1               5,000       	
April   1                  100       	
June  _. 2              50,020       	
July    3 30,000
August  1                 1,500       	
September  1 50,000
1974    11 149,020
1973   _. 14 114,135
AO083    Other Road Vehicle
April  1                4,000       	
June    2                2,450       	
August  4                3,400       	
November  2                   600       	
December  1                  300       	
1974  10 10,750
1973  _. 4 2,350           1
AO084   Rail Vehicle
March  — 1       	
May  3                  	
June   1        _.-       	
July    1                   300       	
1974  _. 6 300
1973   _. 2 209,000
AO085 Watercraft
August _. 1                6,000        	
December   1              15,000       	
1974  _. 2 21,000
1973  - 2 21,000
AO086   Aircraft
1974       	
1973  _ 2 40,500
AO089 Unclassified or Unknown
January   1                   476       	
February  3 19,400
March  1 7,000
April    3 2,375
May  2              33,000       	
June  _. 2 26,200
July    3              10,700       	
August _ 5                9,515       	
September  10 59,850
October  2 65,100
November  1 200       —
December   5               3,350       	
1974   38 237,166
1973  _ 31 125,219           ■
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 29
AO090    Miscellaneous Act or Omission
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May	
June	
July 	
August  	
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973	
Incidents
5
3
2
2
1
3
2
1
2
1
1
23
31
Loss
$
287,981
31,650
890
32,038
17,000
13,100
15,600
800
21,300
350
2,000
422,709
512,709
Injured Dead
AO099 Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss Injured Dead
$
January   122 1,517,292 8           5
February _. 100            966,895 8 1
March  103 1,614,827 5           1
April    103            752,599               	
May  119 2,116,486
June   129 1,646,933 4           1
July    116 1,841,417           4       	
August    99            829,442 3
September  113 1,276,305 1
October  123 2,483,764
November  89           756,132 3
December  86 1,932,220 6
1974  _. 1,302 17,734,312 42
1973  _. 1,328 14,432,688 43
1
3
4
1
4
21
16
BC   Building Capacity
BC000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January  280 1,267,344
February _. 205 1,657,893 4
March  225 585,400 2
April   _.... 284 934,261 6
May   362 1,489,352 2
June  386 1,738,766 5
July   343 1,397,099 6
August _. 360 813,567 5
September  403 1,477,122 2
October  334 2,020,126 2
November  280 744,938 4
December   248 895,419 1
1974   3,710 15,021,287 39
1973   3,767 12,381,391 47
BC001    0-10
January   265 1,996,746
February   175 1,245,621
March  194 1,436,937
April  199 1,001,358
May  217 1,850,982
June — 217 1,447,898
July   180 1,380,170
August  202 1,643,641
September  166 1,683,578
October   231 1,350,963
November  210 1,944,233
December  223 2,185,053
1974 _ 2,479 19,167,180
1973  _. 2,594 15,187,215
BC002    11-60
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August _.
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974  _.
1973  _.
52
44
63
41
43
56
35
42
47
47
40
38
548
534
838,930
5,259,989
1,276,624
638,012
360,670
690,704
674,149
954,848
713,522
303,412
1,030,739
1,368,229
14,109,828
9,021,261
19
14
11
12
15
9
5
9
7
9
12
11
133
152
47
36
1
1
3
2
3
1
5
1
22
9
11
10
4
7
5
1
10
4
9
3
9
73
78
4
1
2
17
21
BC003 61-100
January   26 395,917
February  13 22,437
March  _ 16 148,347
April   24 163,044
May  _. 16 1,045,866
June   21 214,920
July   19 351,940
August  11 279,425
September  17 8,963
October  19 170,205
November    16 193,347
December   22 92,264
1974  _. 220 3,086,675
1973  _. 178 1,058,190
BC004 101-300
January   30 211,923
February  _. 17 66,165
March   28 35,009
April   21 277,076
May  _. 29 520,805
June   34 1,083,173
July   22 615,965
August  30 502,477
September  21 408,160
October  24 1,218,563
November  23 363,383
December   31 108,496
1974    310 5,411,195
1973   296 3,491,625
BC005 301-500
January   3 1,861
February  _. 5 12,900
March   10 23,930
April  _ 8 21,062
May  _. 6 1,013,325
June    10 22,185
July   12 41,411
August  7 21,650
September  12 577,730
October   10 373,175
November  2 290
December   6 9,620
1974  _. 91 2,119,139
1973  _. 62 1,996,386
1
4
1
4
1
1
1
2
4
3
22
13
1
1
1
1
2
10
3
1
___
22
28
1
 D 30
BRITISH COLUMBIA
BC006    501-1,000
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   3                2,238               	
February    4              55,150               	
March    7 55,539
April   9 128,698
May  _. 7           503,760               	
June       6            230,565       	
July   3 87,521
August    3 250,150
October    2 115       —
November  4 28,460
December  4         1,000,075          3       	
1974  - 52 2,342,271           3
1973   _- 55 1,369,487
BC007    1,001-2,500
January   1                    100               	
February  _. 1                    148               	
April  _ 1 370           1
June   1 500
September  3 3,200
October   2 9,350
November  1                   600               	
December   2                3,500               	
1974  _. 12     17,768    1   	
1973 _. 20 85,564   11
BC008    Over 2,500
Incidents
January ...
February
March	
May	
July	
October   _
1974 	
1973 	
Loss
$
300
100
500
2,000
15,000
2,000
19,900 1
19,805 1
Injured Dead
BC009    Unclassified
January  _. 6 39,950
February     5 62,941
March   9 16,744
April ._  12 107,025
May    9 105,465
June    _ 9 234,133
July _   11 420,388
August     4 5,100
September   _  11 148,448
October     5 54,500
November  9 257,260
December   8 94,985
1974   98 1,546,939
1973   106 1,099,242
BH   Building Height
BH000    Not Applicable
June   	
96
1,756,567
4
2
July ..   ..
77
1,035,934
2
—
January   _
    260
820,705
	
6
August
          91
1,089,406
5
1
February
193
1,319,498
3
September
          71
1,013,486
4
2
March	
        210
486,086
2
October	
85
664,693
1
2
April . —
         264
454,168
1
	
November .
         77
12,545,642
61
25
May 	
329
670,949
771,532
1,369,017
4
1
December .
         75
1,434,469
7
	
July 	
         325
6
3
1974 	
952
12,545,642
61
25
August   —
        347
937,486
4
3
1973    .. .
907
10,995,445
62
16
September
383
1,394,036
3
5
          306
1,476,154
717.328
2
4
1
5
BH003
3-Storey
November
       255
December
228
681,420
1
1
January
February   ..
March 	
42
271,924
261,751
38,290
1
5
1974	
     3,454
11,098,379
34
26
27
4
 .
1973 .. -
    3,515
8,431,664
41
10
April 	
         43
385,593
7
	
May  	
         32
471,558
2
	
          41
150,250
3
3
BH001
1-Storey
July 	
          30
646,927
1
August   	
         23
392,285
5
1
January  _
        180
1,401,447
14
2
September
19
211,788
	
February
        117
5,183,787
11
8
October   ...
29
399,520
1
3
141
1,008,930
8
November .
32
239,672
2
1
April
152
730,302
7
1
December
35
507,421
9
3
May 	
        172
3,197,490
7
_     _
June      —
162
1,668,136
5
1
1974 	
382
3,976,979
40
11
July
        126
907,350
3
2
1973 	
314
2,051,579
51
19
August   —
        132
1,451,388
6
7
September
        127
1,558,433
2
1
BH004
4-Storey
October
November
December
166
 154
158
     1,787
1,949,934
1,339,113
1,499,906
5
6
5
79
7
1
8
38
January
February
March
April 	
May 	
7
6
5
6
70,371
258,160
900
5,772
31,090
1,507
47,410
	
	
1974 	
21,896,216
T
1973   _.
.    1,833
13,405,503
90
48
7
11
July 	
           6
August   	
           5
11,328
BH002
2-Storey
September
6
3,975
3
	
October   ...
4
1,000
	
.
January ....
83
1,050,820
10
1
November .
           5
80,810
1
February
65
734,339
10
6
December  .
            9
62,207
	
	
March
April
90
.     ..        65
1,656,193
988,670
5
4
1974	
          72
574,530
14
2
May 	
          77
372,235
7
3
1973 ..	
          64
2,046,102
5
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D 31
BH005    5-Storey
Incidents
January  8
February    __ 1
March  _ 8
April    3
May    7
June     4
July    8
August    _— 1
September     7
October     3
November  — 4
December     7
1974   61
1973   86
January  2
February     3
March   7
April   1
May   1
June     1
July   1
August     3
September    3
October     2
November  3
December  4
1974   31
1973   21
January   3
February  3
June     3
July   2
August     1
September     3
November   1
December  1
1974 _  17
1973   10
January ._
February
March	
April	
May -	
June   	
July
September   	
November 	
December 	
1974	
1973 	
May .
June
17
26
September  ..
October   	
November —
1974	
1973 	
Loss       Injured Dead
$
109,575 1
100 1
2,130        ..—        	
70
2,145
65
11,365
5       	
55
20        	
1,010
265               	
126,805 2
112,123 2
BH006    6-Storey
310
20,100    1
72,995
120
1,143
200
150
325
4,600
560
307,698
560
424.926
358,003
BH007    7-Storey
113,983
378,201
BH009    9-Storey
1
40
1
200
1
2
1
5,000
3,575
15,000
6
6
23,815
5,035
2,131
13,300
270
286,370
1,600    1
1,050
305,321    1
200
305,321    1
39,533
BH008    8-Storey
40,100
12.000
29,318
3,000
500
40
4,000
25,000 2
25        	
BH010    10-Storey
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August   .	
September
October   ...
November
December
1974
1973
33
20
27
24
22
29
19
21
23
38
25
32
313
270
BH011
April  _  1
May   1
December _.  1
1974 _  3
1973   9
BH012
January   2
March   3
April   1
June    _  1.
August     2
November   2
December   2
1974	
1973 	
15
28
BH013
April   1
May -  1
June  _. 1
August   2
October   1
1974 _. 6
1973 _. 1
BH014
January   2
February   1
April     2
May  3
June    I
August  I
November  1
1974  _. 11
1973 _. 18
453,681
45,619
129,110
58,368
81,025
366,170
104,060
371,715
215,005
312,832
243,429
287,475
2,668,489
2,839,744
11-Storey
6,000
45
2,000
8,045
15,995
402,937
1,200
14-Storey
18,582
800
174,500
75,811
50
1,200
18.000
288,943
101,259
BH015    15-Storey
February 	
1
4,000
March 	
1
500
May	
-*
7,075
August	
2
15,300
October 	
2
39,200
November
1
9
30,000
1974 	
96,075
1973  	
20
176,405
3
1
4
16
7
12
4
12-Storey
8,501 1
10,450
2.000        	
900
660
36,000       	
209,000       	
273,511 1
179,289
13-Storey
7,500
500
150
50,787
344,000
5
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BH016   16-Storey
January 	
September
Incidents
1
2
3
6
Loss
$
450
1974  _
1973      .
450
270,508
Injured Dead
BH017    17-Storey
1974
1973
January 	
February 	
June 	
August	
7
BH018
2
1
1
2
1974
1973
April
May .
9,667
18-Storey
30,400
3,000
100
4,800
38,400
93,575
BH019    19-Storey
200
17,300
1974
1973
17,500       	
January ..
February
March .	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August	
September.
October _
November .
December .
BH020    20-Storey
110,652
278,956
75,937
191,038
1,871,989
178,053
58,250
64,655
79,568
45,475
54,400
117,283
1974
1973
11
9
9
7
14
11
4
8
6
11
7
13
110
103
3,126,256
863,003
21-Storey
300
13,000
22,124
36,730
1
1
BH024    24-Storey
February .
April 	
July 	
August	
October _
Incidents
1
2
1
1
1
1974
1973
February 	
July 	
October	
November	
1
3
4
1
1974 	
1973  	
9
4
November
BH026
l
1974	
1973 	
1
1974
1973
January 	
September .
1974
1973
BH030
February  _. 1
March  4
April   3
May     2
June   1
July    _ 1
August _. 2
September  3
November  3
December   1
1974  _. 21
1973   29
1974 ...
1973  ...
Loss Injured Dead
$
150               	
62,812       	
225       	
700       	
46,255                	
6 110,142
5 130,000
BH025    25-Storey
10,000
57,010
30,300
600,000
697,310
38,290
60
60
BH027    27-Storey
Z    3~ 4,584
BH028    28-Storey
5,000
200
5,200
550
30-Storey
2,750
1,700
2,265
100
50
150
7,895
300
800,000
815,210
552,124
BH031    31-Storey
1 1,900
BH032 32-Storey
January           1 1,500
April            1 100
October           1 150
1974  _.          3 1,750
1973 _.           1 100
BH033 3 3-Storey
1974   	
1973  _.           1 500
11
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D 33
January 	
March	
April 	
August	
1
1
1
1
1974 	
1973
4
3
BH040
March	
May	
June ...
July 	
November
December	
3
1
1
l
2
1
1974 	
1973 	
9
7
BH035    35-Storey
Incidents        Loss
$
1,527
30,000
45,000
3,000
79,527
1,890
40-Storey
3,285
200
6,000
110
50,000
500
60,195
293,900
Injured Dead
BH061    Unknown
Incidents
January    20
February  14
March  13
April   17
May   15
June   21
July  17
August  13
September  23
October  15
November  9
December   12
1974
1973
189
292
Loss
$
357,783
224,110
32,156
143,153
86,565
762,004
432,090
61,068
525,082
171,231
56,100
138,660
2,990,002
2,267,665
Injured Dead
DW   Day of the Week
DW000
Unknown
DW003
Tuesday
January 	
78
258,726
	
	
January 	
         95
598,114
4
February 	
48
1,069,494
	
	
February   .
58
538,150
10
1
March _
41
64,761
	
	
March __  ._
59
436,338
2
1
April 	
51
113,511
	
	
April 	
83
819,905
1
1
May	
June 	
54
260,179
59
286,102
1,266,947
1
1
46
223,854
	
	
June	
89
2
July  	
34
72,442
	
	
July  	
104
897,414
10
1
August  	
34
225,041
	
	
August	
         77
372,145
2
1
September ...
44
553,976
	
,	
September.
78
942,232
3
October ._	
38
153,739
	
October .	
       106
1,615,552
November ...
31
62,014
3
2
November .
84
363,092
2
4
December
26
525
87,594
3
2
December
1974 	
108
    1,000
1,474,378
6
40
4
1974 	
3,145,331
9,610,369
17
1973
_      959
DW00I
1,874,352
Sunday
4
2
1973
987
DW004
7,400,045
Wednesday
35
7
January 	
78
1,088,913
1
	
January .	
        104
396,164
5
2
February ...
65
373,608
1
3
February ...
52
170,464
2
4
March	
88
379,485
	
	
March   . —
72
1,273,497
2
April 	
93
468,175
7
	
April  .
73
276,576
3
1
May	
89
306,360
5
3
May	
        104
993,074
3
4
June	
124
982,674
4
	
June	
         70
244,123
1
July 	
94
353,791
6
2
July  	
         83
1,299,146
1
1
August	
72
498,639
2
	
August   ...
76
675,120
1
1
September ...
122
584,794
	
3
September.
         66
500,892
1
1
October 	
80
901,541
4
3
October
        102
406,092
1
4
November ...
86
570,315
3
1
November .
         69
850,479
December
100
     1,091
2,050,376
10
43
1
16
December .
1974 .	
         63
       934
400,067
7,485,694
1
21
3
1974 	
8,558,671
21
1973
936
DW002
7,453,133
Monday
46
18
1973
972
DW005
6,504,297
Thursday
34
17
January 	
63
278,776
4
4
January —
         92
430,778
7
2
February .....
54
526,707
3
1
February
51
4,670,129
4
1
March	
56
214,740
4
March .
         65
523,099
4
—
April 	
73
421,484
4
1
April 	
         71
310,133
5
	
May	
61
609,968
2
1
May	
       102
2,174,659
4
	
June 	
87
214,420
2
1
June 	
         88
515,402
3
1
July 	
71
346,933
3
July 	
         76
1,033,342
	
	
August	
72
479,796
4
1
August	
       125
906,896
4
1
September _
107
485,261
5
	
September
         85
467,834
3
2
October —
70
195,996
3
October
        112
965,610
—
4
November ..
46
124,613
1
1
November
         74
635,412
2
1
December ..
90
850
486,596
1
36
2
12
December
1974 .	
51
       992
318,754
2
38
2
1974 	
4,385,290
12,952,048
14
1973 -	
... .      875
3,367,323
34
14
1973 ... .
       886
5,373,531
45
13
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
DW006
Friday
DW007
Saturday
Incidents
Loss
$
975,383
Injured Dead
Incidents
Loss
$
728,455
Injured Dead
January 	
78
4
6
January 	
79
4
2
February 	
73
630,102
5
2
February 	
69
404,690
6
2
March	
86
303,672
	
	
March	
86
383,438
7
1
April 	
79
564,711
5
2
April 	
76
296,411
6
2
May	
104
266,174
2
	
May 	
117
1,995,709
5
	
107
752,790
2
129
1,462,634
5
6
July 	
80
752,012
2
1
July 	
84
228,563
2
August	
104
828,887
5
4
August  	
99
484,334
3
4
September...
86
260,724
3
	
September ~	
92
1,225,010
—
	
October ...
70
440,258
2
2
October	
97
823,621
4
1
November ...
92
572,312
1
2
November	
103
1,385,013
8
	
December
79
     1,038
334,359
8
37
1
22
December
1974 	
65
..   1,096
605,517
1
51
	
1974	
6,681,384
10,023,395
18
1973 	
.. .      949
7,825,872
51
23
1973	
.    1,053
5,911,613
49
22
EX   Method of Fire Control and Extinguishment
Method of Extinguishment
EX000    Unknown
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May — —
June 	
July	
August  —
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 .	
1973 	
131
591,354
85
1,102,340
56
81,672
61
123,115
52
240,404
46
223,854
37
73,492
37
227,891
46
559,476
36
146,239
33
98,611
30
88,819
650
986
3,557,267
2,186,464
14
27
EX010   Unknown Extinguisher
January _
February
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July	
August.
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
10
4
7
8
2
8
7
6
5
3
2
4
66
124
251,899
3,006
2,773
11,176
1,060
10,464
4,884
2,787
2,150
7,503
476
3,400
301,578
106,982
EX011    Water Pump Tank
January	
February  	
March 	
April	
May 	
June	
July	
August	
September  	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
8
12
28
44
48
35
24
33
32
27
24
323
179
5,179
214,800
3,165
25,602
58,260
26,440
16,813
16,465
47,353
12,582
16,411
71,407
514,477
432,935
EX012   Water Pressurized
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
12
9
10
10
3
12
14
7
6
8
13
9
7,583
12,494
2,400
258,222
11,075
15,378
15,245
1,450
2,198
1,795
6,304
12,252
1974       113 346,396
1973         76 115,702
EX013    Water Soda-acid
June     2 900
July    1 1,500
1974
1973
January
June   .	
July
December 	
1974
1973
3
5
EX014
1
1
1
1
2,400
14,087
Foam
2,116
1,200
400
60
4 3,776
4 30,685
1974
1973
1,050
1,330
EX016   C02
January 	
February  	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December .	
1974
1973
21
9
16
17
11
11
13
11
7
11
18
16
161
199
36,991
5,168
24,553
7,574
39,661
16,400
22,415
14,430
2,524
4,863
6,440
7,777
188,796
169,166
EX015 Vapourized Liquid
April  1 200
May  1 200
August  1 150
October  1 500
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D 35
EX017   Dry Chemical
Incidents       Loss       Injured Dead
January   21
February  20
March  27
April   21
May   35
June     32
July  31
August     36
September    28
October     32
November  34
December   32
$
7,685
21,651
18,224
21,603
28,308
51,800
48,962
35,961
27,865
94,232
26,178
40,488
1974
1973
349
314
422,957
381,864
EX018    Multi-purpose Dry Chemical
January	
February   .
March	
April 	
May — _
June   _	
July	
August  	
September
October  _
November
December
1974	
1973	
1
1
3
3
3
6
5
6
4
4
4
2
42
21
250
650
3,850
9,350
808
2,950
47,460
5,600
5,800
1,800
8,077
4,700
91,295
19,142
EX019    Unclassified Extinguisher
January 	
February  	
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July	
August	
September ~
November ...
December ...
1974	
1973 	
4
2
1
2
4
5
1
2
5
2
3
31
22
83,873
340
121
1,000
527
3,650
350
1,250
42,280
100
1,225
134,716
17,584
EX022
Smalt Hose—Hi-inch Nominal Size,
Combination Nozzle
Incidents
January  10
February     44
March   10
April   12
May   3
June     8
July   4
August     4
September    3
October   _ __ 3
November ._  2
December   4
1974  67
1973   46
Loss
$
64,174
8,142
38,900
67,825
2,935
3,070
5,150
16,377
11,500
13,567
4,000
4,375
240,015
151,844
Injured Dead
EX023
January	
March 	
April 	
July
Large Hose—216-inch Nominal Size,
Straight Stream Nozzle
September
December .
1974 .
1973
1
1
1
1
1
1
3,000	
17,500
750
100,000
8,022       	
800,000
6
6
929,272       	
46,218       	
EX024
Large Hose—2t/i-inch Nominal Size,
Combination Nozzle
January 	
2
28,000
March 	
3
35,100
April     	
1
4,800
May .      ... .
2
271,000
June   	
3
103,500
July 	
2
305,000
October
1
14
11,500
1974 	
758,900
1973 	
12
1,284,945
EX025    Continuous Flow Hose, Less Than
IV2 Straight Stream Nozzle
EX020    Unknown Hose
February   	
April 	
June   	
September  ....
23,000
400
2,885
50
1974
1973
5 26,335
5 53,454
EX021    Small Hose—V/2-inch Nominal Size,
Straight Stream Nozzle
January .	
February   ~
March	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July	
August	
September
October .	
November .
1974	
1973	
2
351,000
2
23,500
3
7,200
1
2
22,200
4
6,495
4
33,000
	
4
2,735
_.	
3
56,160
	
2
915
	
3
30,300
	
1
60
	
30
533,565
1
32
218,805
1
April	
July 	
December
1974
1973
12,000
500
15,000
27,500
1,000
EX026
Continuous Flow Hose, Less Than IV2
Combination Nozzle
February 	
March	
November	
2
1
1
4
3
2,605
1,200
203
1974 	
1973 	
4,008
18,100
EX029    Unclassified Hose
April 	
May 	
June  —
September —
1
1
2
1
5
6
500
16,494
15,856
2,200
1974 	
1973 	
35,050
24,161
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Makeshift
EX030    Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ...
February .
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August .
September .
November .
December .
1974 .	
1973 .	
6
4
4
1
5
3
3
6
4
1
1
38
75
15,978
1,548
1,120
14,900
539
1,375
1,071
2,470
200
572
39,773
47,430
EX031    Garden Hose
January ...
8
35,389
1
	
February 	
6
27,798
	
	
8
16,425
17,742
~2
April
15
1
May	
18
16,380
	
	
June 	
28
87,925
2
	
July  	
12
21,984
	
	
August
25
109,940
	
	
September _
         16
31,577
	
	
October
19
34,315
1
	
November _
         11
9,695
	
..,, ,
December ..
          14
42,395
	
	
1974 	
_.   .      180
451,565
6
1
1973 	
156
EX032
183,447
Voter Bucket
3
January ... .
12
3,682
	
1
February 	
.    .        12
60,354
	
	
March	
11
5,105
	
.	
April 	
17
11,222
	
	
May	
14
10,611
1
	
June   	
8
3,375
	
	
July 	
.   .        12
4,873
	
	
August -
.    .        19
15,350
—
	
September ~
6
1,634
	
	
October	
11
40,288
1
	
November _
           6
35,200
1
	
December —
22
24,098
—
—
1974 	
150
215,792
3
i
1973 .	
120
125,681
4
i
EX033    Small Water-container
January _
February .
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 	
March
April ..
July __.
15
5
12
8
10
11
12
7
10
8
18
10
126
154
4,887
28,338
2,565
3,124
3,450
1,912
9,449
4,673
1,530
8,920
6,759
901
76,508
35,931
EX034   Sand Bucket
150
794
750
2
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
August _. 1 150       —       —
September  1                  300               	
October  1               6,550               	
November  1                  100               	
1974   10                8,794               	
1973   9              22,108               	
EX035 Dry Chemical and Scoop
May   1 50       _...       —
August   1 200       —
1974   2 250
1973   _ 3                5,100           1        	
EX036   Baking-soda
February _, 3 2,100           1
March  2                2,550       	
April  2 450
May  4                2,525           1       	
June  2 400       —
July  _  1 700       —
August  3                   185               	
September  5 920
October   1 300
December  2 2,098
1974    25 12,228
1973  _. 23 14,655
EX037 Smothering by Covering
January  4                  405       _
February  4 2,030
March  3 1,105
April _ _ 7 2,190
May   8 3,835
June   12 7,335
July   4 3,270
August   9 2,815
September   9 7,618       _
October   5 1,005       _
November   11 1,930
December   4                  327       _
1974   _. 80 33,865
1973    89 31,703
EX038    Snow
January   3 5,353        _
February  4 15,929
March   4 9,800
December   2 3,150       _
1
1974
1973
13
22
34,232
97,532
EX039    Unclassified Makeshift
January ..
February
March	
April 	
May _
June 	
July	
August .
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
7
3
7
4
6
4
4
4
3
4
6
5
57
65
2,800
1,987
2,807
2,615
2,336
25,875
19,351
34,350
422
40,800
20,535
1,055
154,933
555,493
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 37
EX040    Unknown Water
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ...
February
March	
April 	
May	
June	
July 	
August .
September	
October	
November	
December .....
1974
1973
3
3
2
3
5
4
3
1
6
3
5
1
39
48
$
40,600
37,400
23,500
1,300
7,550
8,000
5,700
400
58,514
26,887
290,000
3,000
502,851 4
133,018 2
EX041    Booster Hose, 1 Inch or Less
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May —
June 	
July 	
August  	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
95
61
91
106
143
150
117
132
160
163
99
103
1,420
1,101
282,974
103,045
151,119
165,485
142,279
134,718
161,274
177,538
136,369
269,354
144,411
177,779
2,046,345
1,313,079
32
29
EX042   lVs-inch Hose—One Hoseline
January 	
February 	
March 	
April 	
May  	
June	
July 	
August  _
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
27
17
30
34
51
34
47
46
43
32
39
36
436
323
62,962
72,668
103,496
117,618
132,916
86,402
113,985
141,174
107,470
133,777
151,221
125,238
1,348,927
997,955
11
15
EX043   IVi-inch Hose—Two or More Hoselines
January 	
February   _
March 	
April 	
May _
June	
July
August  	
September
October   _
November	
December	
1974
1973
68
46
43
52
44
60
58
87
63
62
45
66
694
554
779,879
661,098
494,394
501,249
553,384
1,389,548
571,709
1,210,437
910,155
786,720
854,239
877,244
9,590,056
5,496,716
5
7
2
3
2
5
3
5
6
52
48
26
22
EX044   216-tnch Hose—One Hoseline
January _
February
March	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  _.
25,000
50,000
43,000
16,700
500
61,311
2,500
September
October  _
November
December
1974	
1973	
Incidents
3
4
1
3
30
37
Loss
$
4,100
29,894
500
132,000
365,505
458,010
Injured Dead
EX045   2tA-tnch Hose—Two or More Hoselines
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May  	
June   	
July
August	
September	
October   	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
7
6
4
17
18
18
11
20
28
17
19
25
190
111
290,050
28,614
120,000
475,533
1,270,146
979,750
919,080
600,821
641,300
422,255
811,750
630,769
8,190,068
6,081,016
11
9
EX046   3-inch or Larger Hose—One or
More Hoselines
February
March	
May	
July	
August  _
1974
1973
25,100
10,000
10,000
10,500
10,000
65,600
17,669
EX047   Combinations of IU, 2'A, 3-inch
or Larger Hoselines
January	
February „
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July	
August	
September	
October   	
November 	
December _	
1974
1973
35
33
46
27
43
44
26
22
29
37
20
26
388
568
1,136,193
5,297,940
1,869,475
722,687
1,594,504
1,469,736
1,665,266
774,940
727,936
1,928,090
260,660
1,977,200
19,424,627
15,476,244
4
2
3
6
3
1
11
i
2
2
7
42
71
EX048    Portable Water Deluge Set
February   .
March 	
April	
June   	
July 	
September .
November .
3,102
2,000
8,200
100
5,000
357,573
1974   12 375,975
1973   10 151,944
EX049    Unclassified Water
January   2 1,900
February     1 24,000
March   4 14,050
April   2 30,000
May    2 890
July   1 8,000
August  1 20,000
December   2 5,000
1974 	
1973	
15
16
103,840    3
229,378    2
12
4
8
24
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
Unknown
EX050   Vehicle
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
February   .
December
1974 	
1973 	
10,000       	
1,900       	
11,900
2,862
EX051    Crash-fire Foam Vehicle—Using
Deluge Monitor
May	
September
1974 	
1973 	
32,000
27,800
59,800
EX052   Crash-fire Foam Vehicle—Using Handlines
September    1 1,500               __
1974
1973
1
1,500
EX053    Pumper, Foam Handlines Only, Via Eductor
January 	
June 	
July  	
August 	
September	
October	
1974
1973
10,650
600
5,000
16,361
100
7,000
39,711
50,618
EX054   Combination Foam-dry Chemical
January	
April 	
June 	
2,000
10,800
200
1974	
1973 	
13,000
EX055   Dry Chemical—Under 1,000 Pounds
January
August ..
1974
1973
50,000
500
2
11
50,500
13,296
EX059    Unclassified Vehicle
January 	
May	
June 	
September	
October	
November 	
1974	
1973	
450
300       	
950 1
1,805       	
25       	
50
3,580
6,741
1
March
1974
1973
Sprinkler
EX060    Unknown
  1 25,000
  1 25,000
EX061    Wet Pipe System—Central Station
Supervised
January 	
April 	
May	
July 	
September .
October	
December .
1974 	
1973 	
EX062
January 	
March	
May	
July 	
August	
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
Loss
$
300
Injured Dead
20,000
        	
23,515
        	
268,370
        	
2,000
3,000
        	
7,000
	
8
324,185
3
12,348
i     	
Pipe System
—Local Alarm Only
2
575
1
1,500
      	
2
19,000
         l
1
2,500
      	
1
9,000
l
2
35,400
      	
3
1,135
      	
1
3,000
—
13
72,110
i    i
10
5,499
   	
EX063    Dry Pipe System—Central Station
Supervised
December   1 25,000       	
1974
1973
1
25,000
EX064   Dry Pipe System—Local Alarm Only
March .
April ...
August
1974
1973 .
4,000
900
1,158
6,058
128,414 1
EX066   Pre-actlon System—Local Alarm Only
January   2 31,850       	
1974
2
1
31,850
6,000
1973
	
EX069
Unclassified
1
1
1
25,000
1974
1973
25,000
50
	
1974
EX070
Unkn
2
own Fixed System
1973
422
	
EX071    Carbon Dioxide System
December   1 700       	
1974
1973
700
5,143
EX072   Dry Chemical System
October  1 831
1974
1973
1974
1973
831
1,809
EX076   Foam-water System
l
15,000
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D 39
Burned Out
EX080   Unknown
January 	
February  	
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August 	
September 	
October  	
November  	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
4 6,845
5 49,750
2 12,100
12 25,502
3 6,450
8 30,460
4 6,806
5 30,350
9 60,365
9 83,100
5 90,700
9 155,900
75 558,328
75 433,513           1
EX081
Completely Burned Out Before Arrival of
Fire Department
January   16 64,190
February     12 5,372
March   14 24,146
April    28 137,222
May   27 152,190
June   42 51,198
July    29 105,174
August    16 21,050
September   25 219,780
October    36 249,967
November   24 20,750
December   24 92,940
1974   293 1,143,979
1973   234 1,150,238
EX082   Incapable of Control by Fire Department
on Arrival
January
February  	
March 	
April  	
May 	
June	
July  	
August 	
September 	
October   	
November 	
December	
1974
1973
January ..
February
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
4
46,000
1
2,719
3
44,772
1
60,000
5
846,000
7
398,711
5
104,000
8
564,800
8
88,850
6
260,129
4
78,065
5
79,000
57
2,573,046
63
958,277
89
Unclassified
13
108,394
14
221,237
14
83,003
18
38,351
14
52,514
3
25
171,160
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
July  	
August  	
September
October  _
November
December .
1974 _
1973  _	
18
13
12
18
11
9
179
262
$
103,000
101,757
125,573
106,906
141,902
178,640
1,432,437
3,597,074
System
EX090 Unknown
January    43 193,401
February _ 37 42,585
March    46 26,481
April  29 224,578
May   60 1,243,381
June    48 125,673
July    28 9,885
August    18 48,788
September   58 40,272
October     47 83,595
November    78 397,015
December  51 29,149
1974   543 2,464,803
1973  _ 845 942,965
2
1
~~I
1
1
16
29
1
11
18
EX091   Portable High Expansion Foam Generator
Z 2
1974
1973
48,149
EX092    CO2 Handhose System, 50 Pounds or More
August    1 600               	
1974 	
1973 	
600
6,100
EX093   Dry Chemical System, Handhose System,
50 Pounds or More
July    _ 1 400
October    2 503,500       .        _
1974
1973
January   60
February    _ 39
March   43
April      39
May  _ 35
June    37
July    _ 54
August    67
September   33
October     50
November    37
December   29
1974    523
1973  _ 537
3 503,900
1 100
EX099    Unclassified
119,498
190,934
248,709
127,027
57,192
151,430
150,025
191,429
108,030
114,920
722,000
132,083
2,313,277
1,576,971
16
7
 D 40
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FC   Fire Casualties
Age of Casualty
FC000 Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February  ..
March 	
April  	
May 	
August  	
September
October  _
November
December .
1974 .	
1973  	
1
1
1
2
1
1
2
4
1
2
16
17
7,171
24,000
30,000
4,038
200
3,500
11,300
187,800
21,000
339,200
628,209
495,425
FC001    Under 2 Years
February
April  	
May 	
1974
1973
70,010
12,000
30,000
112,010
28,245
FC002   2 to 10 Years
January 	
February  .
April  	
May 	
June 	
July  	
September
October   ...
November
December .
1974	
1973 	
1
5
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
4
20
28
3,000
90,000
84,800
34,000
20,500
100
20
7,700
10
196,000
436,130
366,912
FC003    11 to IS Years
January —
February  .
March 	
April  	
June 	
July  	
August —
October _
November
1974
1973
6
2
1
1
1
6
3
2
5
27
33
193,000
24,150
6,500
370
950
26,400
36,125
4,100
4,310
295,905
528,174
FC004   19 to 70 Years
12
17
1
2
1
1
1
5
1
2
2
16
29
11
21
3
11
FC005   Over 70 Years
January 	
February  ..
March	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August  	
September
October
November
December .
1974	
1973 	
Incidents
2
2
4
2
2
2
1
2
1
5
3
6
Loss
$
21,833
4,000
61,800
3,000
1,000
45,100
25,000
29,250
32
50
21,500
51,050
46,375
309,908
523,767
August
1974 .
1973
Sex of Casualty
FC006    Unknown
1 29,000
1
29,000
FC007   Male
January   36 1,242,731
February     36 1,134,910
March   13 147,700
April    28 736,095
May   21 171,150
June    19 520,575
July    19 288,900
August    24 203,544
September   16 540,250
October    17 241,355
November    22 1,308,610
December   32 3,569,975
1974   283 10,105,795
1973    281 5,552,317
FC008   Female
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June	
July
August	
September	
October 	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
8
11
8
8
9
8
10
7
5
11
9
10
104
130
52,533
135,205
80,150
204,788
115,900
30,500
105,500
37,200
518,140
37,450
45,260
503,100
1,865,726
1,363,921
Injured Dead
2       	
2
4
1
2
~1
2
3
19
31
23
24
11
24
15
12
17
14
10
9
19
21
199
209
6
7
8
5
6
5
7
5
2
5
1
8
65
88
Condition of Casualty
FC010    Unknown or Not Applicable
1
4
1
3
13
19
13
12
2
4
6
7
2
10
6
8
3
11
84
72
39
42
January   	
34
1,070,260
24
10
January 	
21
1,155,877
11
10
February    .   .
33
1,057,955
26
7
February
13
135,200
12
1
March 	
15
129,550
13
2
March 	
7
75,300
7
	
April  	
28
836,675
24
4
April 	
13
677,500
13
	
May 	
24
221,850
17
7
May  	
7
49,200
6
1
June	
22
484,525
16
6
June
13
368,500
7
6
July  	
21
342,900
17
4
July	
3
30,200
2
1
August  	
26
200,869
16
10
August    ...
12
49,169
10
2
September 	
17
1,047,070
9
8
September
11
1,005,870
5
6
October	
16
57,705
9
7
October	
8
144,350
5
3
November 	
21
1,277,500
15
6
November	
12
1,230,000
6
6
December 	
30
287
3,491,500
23
209
7
78
December
1974	
11
131
240,525
8
92
3
1974 	
10,218,359
5,161,691
39
1973      ...
281
4,973,715
212
69
1973
152
2,830,921
128
24
Note—The fire death totals under this Section (123) differ from the figure in Appendix D (127) due to
an error in the computer program.   Appendix D gives the correct updated figure.
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 41
FCOH    Asleep at Time of Fire
January „
February
March —
April 	
May	
June 	
July   	
August .
September	
October . .	
November	
December	
1974
1973
Incidents
16
6
8
6
6
17
4
4
9
14
15
113
121
Loss
$
52,971
329,915
91,300
57,500
61,000
59,775
311,500
85,400
37,650
80,150
99,100
608,450
1,874,711
1,675,741
Injured Dead
7
10
6
1
3
5
15
_..„
3
11
10
73
66
FC012   Bedridden or Other Physical,
Mental Handicap
February _
March	
October _
December
1974
1973 .
100 1
4,500 1
4,150
8,750
261,215
FC013    Impairment by Alcohol
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August
September	
October	
December	
1974
1973
3
4
3
4
5
2
2
4
2
1
2
32
26
37,200
58,750
51,900
46,400
48,450
12,500
10,300
45,850
5,500
5,000
8,450
330,300
174,210
13
15
FC014   Impairment by Drugs
April —
August
1974 ..
1973 _
408
200
608
1,580
FC015   Under Restraint or Detention
August   1 10,000       	
1974
1973
10,000
FC016    Too Young to Act
February
May _.	
July
September  —
November 	
December 	
1974 	
1973	
5
1
1
1
1
1
10
7
66,000
30,000
100
20
10
70,000
166,130
93,872
October  _
1974	
1973	
FC017   Senile
1 7,000
40
55
18
11
7,000
16,525
FC018   Left Unattended (Children)
Incidents
1
Loss
$
500
Injured Dead
1
4                            1
3           8
500
42,837
1
2          6
FC019    Unclassified
January ..._
February  .
March 	
April   	
May 	
June	
July	
August	
September
October _
November
December .
1974 	
1973	
12
8
4
9
11
5
6
10
3
7
4
12
91
79
49,216
680,150
4,850
159,075
98,400
109,800
42,300
79,125
9,350
42,305
24,760
3,141,500
4,440,831
1,819,337
11
6
4
9
10
5
5
6
3
5
3
11
78
71
Action of Casualty
FC020    Unknown or Not Applicable
January 	
February  	
March 	
April  	
May 	
June	
July  	
August    _
September 	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
19
9
3
9
6
8
3
9
5
5
7
17
100
104
1,138,750
77,905
1,000
224,838
107,400
90,775
4,500
96,750
41,500
16,050
419,100
205,800
2,424,368
2,611,672
6
6
3
8
1
3
1
4
__
2
10
45
51
January _	
February  	
March 	
April  	
May  _
June 	
July 	
August  — _
September	
October  	
November 	
December 	
1974 	
1973 	
3
10
3
9
1
5
4
3
1
3
6
9
57
60
12,900
230,610
83,300
396,800
2,500
49,500
92,000
73,969
20
131,000
16,500
554,250
1,643,349
1,039,474
45
54
1
4
" 2
1
1
13
13
3
1
5
5
2
5
5
4
5
7
55
53
FC021   Infured While Attempting to Escape
3
1
1
12
6
FC022   Over Exertion or Heart Attack
February  .
October  _
November
1974
1973
1
1
1
24,000
21,905
25,000
1
~I
1
3
14
70,905
233,050
2
13
1
1
 D 42
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FC023
January ..
February
March ....
April  	
May 	
June 	
Voluntarily Entered or Remained for
Rescue Purpose
September
October
November
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
2
2
4
3
4
1
3
2
2
3
26
20
Loss       Injured Dead
10,733
54,200
24,000
197,000
69,200
45,000
500,100
15,400
384,250
144,000
1,443,883
282,688
1
2
4
3
3
~2
2
1
3
21
14
1
FC024    Voluntarily Entered or Remained for
Fire-fighting
January   6 46,610 6
February    5 41,000 5
March   2 600 2
April    5 12,970 5
May   5 21,350 5
June   _ 5 148,450 5
July       1 300 1
August    9 59,150 9
September  5 3,420 5
October     4 22,300 4
November   3 422,700 3
December   5 3,002,075 5
1974  _ 55 3,780,925 55
1973  ._ 69 1,568,007 68
FC025
January ..
February
March 	
May
Voluntarily Entered or Remained to
Save Personal Property
August	
September
October
December .
1974
1973
1
1
4
2
2
2
1
1
14
5
7,171
6,000
62,650
1,700
1,975
502,500
1,500
200
583,696
75,038
1
1
4
2
1
1
1
1
12
4
FC026   Loss of Judgment or Panic
January _
February
March __
April  	
May 	
June 	
July
August 	
October —
November
December .
1974
1973
1
3
3
1
I
3
1
1
3
2
2
21
26
3,000
64,000
52,200
2,250
4,000
13,200
50
1,750
26,700
70,200
237,350
295,782
1
1
1
10
10
FC027   Received Delayed Warning
February    1 6,000
March   1 4,000 1
May   1 17,000
July     5 400 4
September   1 250 1
October    2 62,500       	
November    2 38,000 2
1974   13 128,150 8
1973   8 255,630 2
1
1
1
2
1
1
11
16
FC029    Unclassified
Incidents
January    12
February    15
March   1
April    9
May   _ 10
June   5
July    15
August    8
September  4
October     7
November    8
December  5
1974   99
1973  _ 105
Loss       Injured Dead
$
76,100
766,400
100
107,025
63,900
204,150
297,200
37,850
10,600
6,400
21,620
96,550
1,687,895
554,897
12
7
1
6
8
2
14
4
2
5
5
1
67
81
Ignition of Fabric
FC030    Unknown or Not Applicable
January   33 1,235,693 22
February  _.. 35 840,315 22
March    14 182,750 13
April   26 843,545 22
May   14 62,500 13
June  --  16 307,150 12
July     16 342,600 14
August    20 173,675 13
September   15 1,051,090 10
October   16 136,405 10
November   20 1,315,510 15
December  23 3,797,750 17
1974            248 10,288,983 183
1973   279 5,540,016 212
FC031    Outer Clothing
January 	
February 	
March 	
April 	
May 	
June  	
July   	
August	
September	
October 	
November 	
December 	
4
3
4
4
7
4
10
6
4
7
2
5
1974   60
1973  _ 45
FC032
January  2
February   3
April   1
May    3
June    3
August   2
October   1
November   4
December   3
31,800
304,050
10,800
58,500
112,250
204,400
47,400
50,019
3,200
133,600
28,000
73,500
1,057,519
716,663
Sleepwear
7,171
70,100
2,000
60,200
20,525
29,250
1974
1973
January
May
22
29
360
126,000
315,606
320,931
FC033    Underclothing
December 	
1974
1973 	
1,600
200
400
2,200
50,700
3
3
3
4
5
2
8
3
2
2
4
39
33
11
16
3
2
3
1
4
2
2
3
4
32
24
11
13
1
4
1
4
2
7
5
6
5
6
65
67
21
12
1
2
1
1
3
2
11
13
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D 43
FC034   Costume
Incidents
Loss
$
Injured Dead
1974
1973
25
FC035    Bedding and Bed Linen
January 	
February 	
March 	
April  	
May	
June	
July
August	
September
October	
November .
December
1974
1973
1
3
2
2
1
2
1
1
1
2
2
2
20
20
100
29,850
34,000
25,338
7,000
18,000
200
1,600
1,600
7,800
7,600
8,425
141,513
71,013
FC036
January 	
February 	
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
August 	
October 	
December 	
Mattress or Pillow
3,900
500
300
8,000
500
500
200
500
2,000
1974  10 16,400
1973   7 17,045
FC037    Upholstered Furniture
1
2
2
2
2
1
15
13
April 	
May	
July	
August	
September
December .
1974
1973
1
3
1
1
1
5
12
3,500
44,400
4,000
15,000
2,500
15,000
84,400
19,930
FC039    Unclassified
January   1
February   2
June    1
July     1
August  1
October   1
November   3
December   1
1974   11
1973   17
15,000
25,300
500
200 1
500
2,400
50,000
93,900
180,015
2
10
Type of Fabric
FO040    Unknown or Not Applicable
January  27
February   35
March  13
April   26
May    14
June   17
July     18
August   21
September   18
October   17
November   26
December   35
1974
1973
277
303
1,273,064
805,365
208,950
846,295
46,700
307,650
346,600
173,675
1,055,190
136,405
1,332,910
4,039,600
10,572,404
5,859,740
24
22
12
22
14
12
14
13
12
10
16
24
195
221
13
13
1
4
5
4
8
6
7
10
11
82
82
FC041    Cotton
January 	
February 	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July  	
August	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents
4
4
3
4
8
6
1
5
4
3
3
45
40
Loss
$
6,300
74,000
9,100
53,038
111,450
227,525
200
5,619
124,500
460
14,400
626,592
234,306
Injured Dead
30
29
FC042    Wool
February _ 1 750
March   1 4,000
April    1 25,300
May   1 7,000
December  1 75
1974  - 5 37,125
1973  _ 5 41,550
FC043 Other Natural Fibre
January   1 15,000
March   1 1,700
April    1 3,500
May   3 44,400
July   2 45,000
August    1 42,000
November    1 13,000
December   2 17,000
1974
1973
April  ..
1974
1973
12
7
181,600
55,337
FC044   Rayon (Viscose)
1 7,500 1
1 7,500 1
4 33,460 3
2
3
1
1
3
1
2
15
11
1
1
1
1
1
4 1
5
2
FC045    Other Synthetic Fibre
January 	
April  — ...
June -  .  .
August
October
November
           1
1
2
3
1
1
800
2,000
3,400
32,450
2,500
7,500
1
_.-
3
1
1
1
1
1974
1973
9
11
48,650
123,175
7
8
2
3
FC046   Mixture Fibres
February
March
April  	
May —	
July
August
September
October  ...
December
2
2
1
           3
6
2
           3
           4
           1
200
800
1,000
60,500
2,400
16,000
3,200
12,800
2,000
2
2
1
2
5
" 1
1
1
1
2
3
3
1974  	
1973
         24
19
FC047
98,900
92,565
Rubber
14
14
10
5
February
2
335,500
2
	
1974 	
1973 	
           2
335,500
2
	
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January  .
February
March 	
April  	
May 	
June	
July	
October  .
1974 ....
1973 ....
FC049    Unclassified
Incidents        Loss
Injure
$
1                    100
1
3              54,300
	
1                3,300
1
1                2,250
1
1               17,000
	
2              12,500
,	
2                   200
2
2                2,600
1
13              92,250
6
22            476,105
14
Cause of Failure to Escape
FC050    Unknown or Not Applicable
January 	
February  	
March	
April  	
May 	
June	
July
25
772,010
15
August  	
September ...
October	
November _
December	
1974	
1973	
FC051   I
February  ..
April  	
May	
July  	
October 	
December .
1974
1973
19
515,350
17
11
147,050
11
18
285,783
17
12
104,450
10
13
189,075
11
10
69,900
8
19
143,994
12
11
10,340
9
13
57,605
6
18
1,240,470
13
23
3,500,000
19
192
7,036,027
148
232
4,328,542
188
by Rapid Spread of F
ire/S
?h Vertical Openings
4
61,010
1
6
487,800
6
4
46,900
1
1
35,000
1
1
7,000
	
3
31,000
3
19
668,710
12
41
1,028,315
26
10
1
2
2
2
7
2
7
5
4
44
44
7
15
FC052    Trapped by Rapid Spread of Fire/Smoke
Through Horizontal Openings
January _
February
March 	
April	
June 	
July
August	
October 	
November	
December	
1974
1973
1
3,900
6
92,000
1
2
54,500
1
2
27,000
_..
3
91,500
1
12
287,000
11
1
42,000
4
186,500
	
3
37,500
2
8
452,750
5
42
1,274,650
21
21
197,903
6
FC053    High Flame Spread of Combustible
Finish of Walls, Ceilings, or Floor
January _
February
March 	
April	
May  	
June	
August .
September	
October	
November	
December .	
1974 	
1973	
1
15,000
	
3
358,500
2
1
500
1
1
7,500
1
3
17,000
2
2
35,000
1
50
2
1,000,000
	
1
5,000
1
4
34,000
2
1
200
1
20
1,472,750
10
10
650,500
1
1
5
1
2
2
1
1
4
1
3
21
15
10
9
March
1974
1973
FC054   Building Collapse
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
  3 19,500 3       	
19,500 3
30,000 1
FC055    Falling Debris
February
August	
1974 _..
1973 —
15,000
3,500
18,500
88,446
FC056   Explosion
January   8 459,771
February  3 105,000
April   1 5,000
May   4 18,450
June  1 15,000
July       4 2,200
August   3 11,200
September   3 450
October .._ _. 3 5,100
1974  _.. 30 622,171
1973  _ 25 195,115
5
3
1
4
1
4
3
1
3
25
25
FC057    Exit Blocked or Obstructed by Fire
April 	
May	
June 	
August 	
September
1974
1973
20,000 1
30,000
250 1
29,000 1
36,000
115,250 3
76,500 4
FC058    Outdoor Fire (Includes Forest, Brush)
July    1                 1
  1               _ 1
1974
1973
January ..
February
March
April 	
May 	
June  _
July
120
FC059    Unclassified
August	
September 	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974	
1973 _____
9
11
4
7
6
7
1
6
3
6
6
7
73
67
44,583
123,255
6,300
107,800
70,250
220,250
300
40,000
11,600
17,600
41,900
89,125
772,963
320,797
9
6
3
3
4
3
3
2
4
3
1
41
39
5
1
4
2
4
1
3
1
2
3
6
32
Status of Casualty
FC060    Unknown
April ...
June _
1974
1973
12,000
250
12,250
2,000
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D 45
FC061    Fire-fighter
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February _
April 	
May 	
June	
July   	
August	
September
October	
November
December
1974	
1973 	
9
6
8
2
3
1
3
1
2
4
5
44
50
683,394
661,000
240,025
9,100
147,500
40,000
23,550
2,500
23,405
1,188,600
3,092,000
6,111,074
2,281,036
9
6
8
2
3
1
3
1
1
4
5
43
49
FC062   Civilian
Incidents
January   35
February  41
March  21
April  27
May  28
June   23
July     28
August   29
September  20
October   26
November   27
December   37
1974
1973
342
360
Loss
$
611,870
609,115
227,850
688,858
277,950
403,325
354,400
246,194
1,055,890
255,400
165,270
981,075
5,877,197
4,633,202
Injured Dead
20
25
19
21
19
13
23
17
11
13
16
24
221
247
15
16
2
6
9
10
5
12
9
13
11
13
121
113
FH   Form of Heat
FH000    Unknown or Not Applicable Heat
January         212 2,246,411 3 5
February          164 2,606,326 9 3
March  _       186 2,555,029 5 1
April   _...       179 1,078,014 _..„ 1
May  _      211 3,435,219
June        240 3,278,305 4 2
July        204 1,562,865 13 1
August         189 1,947,712 5 4
September        203 2,438,459         4
October       217 3,074,648 __ 1
November          156 1,497,906 10 3
December        150 3,055,195 7 3
1974    2,311 28,776,089 56 28
1973  __   2,377 17,934,830 47 24
Sparks
FH001 Ember
January   37
February    18
March   _ 18
April   27
May   27
June   32
July  17
August    17
September   13
October   21
November   15
December  11
1974
1973
253
364
80,003
72,302
33,645
544,362
344,438
285,865
117,859
181,870
78,423
138,552
67,797
26,350
1,971,466
2,973,239
FH002   Electrical
January   100
February    68
March  82
April   83
May  107
June   94
July   95
August     108
September   112
October     89
November   106
December   98
1974
1973
1,142
1,015
591,058
4,533,105
281,560
159,383
335,936
303,609
597,050
658,444
395,310
270,922
246,424
672,684
9,045,485
4,853,454
1       	
4
15
1
4
__
3
""i
2
3
1
1
2
20
26
FH003    Static Electrical
January 	
February 	
April 	
May 	
June   _
July 	
August  	
September	
November	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
3
2
6
3
4
6
2
2
2
3
33
22
4,350
30,200
16,800
1,450
200,250
3,600
500
400
400
14,700
272,650
90,852
FH004   Direct Flame
January   135 786,167
February   65 476,025
March   103 232,413
April    131 742,603
May    150 1,184,552
June  154 896,945
July  123 1,242,024
August  126 898,891
September   148 1,421,249
October    175 1,281,639
November  133 840,659
December  141 991,757
1974  1,584 10,994,924
1973  1,525 10,981,505
January 	
February  ..
March 	
April  	
May 	
June	
July 	
August  	
September
October	
November
December .
1974
1973
4
8,650
5
6,485
5
710
4
425
5
8,085
8
5,175
7
6,275
4
3,091
3
1,977
5
773
6
369,523
9
6,750
65
417,919
76
350,955
4
5
8
16
1
7
3
3
1
5
1
5
5
1
1
7
5
2
2
1
2
71
31
84
37
FH005    Friction Heat
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FH006    Hot Object, Direct Heat by
Conduction or Radiation
Incidents        Loss
$
January   78 671,587
February    61 327,692
March   69 159,089
April    74 284,547
May   86 338,995
June   82 253,257
July  72 236,072
August   74 154,417
September   82 198,941
October.  74 233,897
November   81 299,692
December  78 502,152
1974   911 3,660,338
1973   952 3,400,155
Injured Dead
3
3
3
2
7
35
40
FH007   Spontaneous Ignition
January 	
February  	
March	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July	
August  	
September	
October  	
November  	
December	
1974 	
1973   ._
10
5
3
6
10
8
4
13
4
10
4
11
75
103,829
1,546
46,500
76,325
14,249
65,600
7,300
106,288
3,450
58,862
2,500
86,260
572,709 4
500,729 1
1
3
1
" 1
1
1
1
9
14
FH008    Heat From Smokers' Material
January 	
February  	
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August  	
September 	
October  	
November 	
December 	
1974 	
1973 	
Incidents
67
70
66
76
76
98
74
98
95
66
67
67
920
998
Loss
$
186,870
227,449
156,751
282,813
1,006,698
335,020
793,885
418,171
230,287
267,427
797,799
315,448
5,018,618
3,218,853
Injured Dead
7
7
4
12
5
4
1
5
5
2
5
12
69
85
FH009    Unclassified
January 	
February  ..
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August	
September
October  	
November  	
December 	
1974
5
6
1
5
4
1
1
1
3
7
2
5
41
28
1973 ...
21
76,384
1
1
12
102,214
4
	
21
113,333
	
	
13
85,634
	
	
15
222,603
	
1
20
38,818
1
	
24
416,713
3
1
28
101,474
	
	
18
252,227
	
	
18
175,689
	
	
15
440,550
	
	
14
86,345
9
i
219
2,111,984
4
213
1,405,594
—
1
FS   Fire Service
FS000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
1974
1973
421,098
1,313,078
280,236
223,040
403,194
551,414
404,710
482,485
878,127
762,768
144,378
302,684
6,167,212
4,496,503
16
24
FS001    Full-time Fire Department
January ..
February
March	
April _	
May 	
June 	
July
August	
September _
October 	
November _
December _
1974 	
1973 .....
224
161
222
218
298
283
245
228
260
278
231
231
2,879
2,616
1,618,810
4,954,983
1,697,380
895,517
1,760,841
1,130,298
1,707,093
1,358,002
1,132,451
1,872,106
604,875
994,441
19,726,797
13,152,725
19
20
11
21
13
9
19
11
9
12
160
180
7
11
6
5
1
4
1
5
2
5
2
5
4
4
44
52
FS002    Volunteer Fire Department
January  94
February  67
March  68
April   64
May  86
June    96
July   85
August   76
September   98
October   102
November  89
December _  97
1974
1973
1,022
988
872,924
1
3
844,401
1
1
568,098
1
	
435,203
2
1
1,738,368
2
1
2,807,303
3
4
1,636,702
4
1
698,318
2
3
1,553,768
	
2
913,317
1
2
1,219,027
_.	
	
1,946,400
7
4
15,233,829
24
22
13,226,396
25
29
FS003    Combined Full-time and Volunteer
Fire Department
January	
February 	
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September .
October 	
November .
December
1974
1973
121
69
108
126
111
132
108
128
101
96
96
112
1,308
1,181
849,650
873,294
820,275
1,231,174
2,746,736
670,229
849,063
1,398,854
959,807
1,059,764
1,603,245
1,238,776
14,300,567
8,864,164
6
6
3
8
3
2
1
4
1
4
9
9
56
59
1
4
3
5
2
2
28
14
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 47
FS004    Police Acting as Full-time
Fire-fighters
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
September	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
3,000
225
2,800
6,025
3,554
FS005    Combined Police and Fire
Department
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July   	
September
October	
November .
December
1974	
1973 	
3
1
4
3
2
2
2
4
2
23
19
2,522
300
1,435
6,200
250
9,022
15,000
16,150
59
50,938
156,618
FS006
January 	
February _
April 	
May	
July 	
October	
December .
Combined Police and Volunteer
Fire-fighters
1974
1973
1
1
5
1
1
1
1
11
13
18,000
2,000
11,925
5,000
2,500
2,500
41,925
73,375
FS007    Fire Service—Contract to Others
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January
May 	
June	
September _
October	
1974	
1973 	
7,000
32,100
20,000
42,000
100
101,200
158,345
FS008    No Fire Service
January   30 654,854
February ..._  22 310,805
March    19 170,346
April    24 217,395
May  _ 17 169,057
June    34 372,300
July   22 252,025
August   32 413,812
September   22 337,000
October   28 323,894
November   24 364,050
December  _ 27 1,257,481
1974
1973
301
287
4,843,019
4,524,539
FS009    Unclassified
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May .
June 	
July   	
August
September 	
October 	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
6
5
5
2
3
6
7
7
10
5
3
1
60
47
312,973
84,783
40,173
256,352
35,494
105,100
131,300
119,687
105,548
555,460
611,300
12,500
2,370,670
1,053,947
12
9
19
8
FU   Fuel or Energy
fuooo
Unknown or Not Applicable
July 	
August
         72
57
1,218,906
887,950
1
	
January 	
182
1,947,846
4
3
September
 87
871,855
	
	
February
144
1,631,996
4
October 	
        125
726,797
2
2
March . .
156
2,314,706
5
1
November
         93
917,769
—
1
April
May  	
164
1,076,023
2
	
December .
         92
1,428,852
1
1
June
213
1,656,409
3
1974 	
     1,018
10,525,582
19
6
July
178
1,485,663
12
1
1973 	
.       1,194
10,614,105
35
24
August  	
165
1,665,370
1
4
September
164
2,212,940
	
2
FU002
Fuel Oil
October .
194
2,557,977
1
1
November ~
133
1,051,196
10
3
         34
270,745
3
1
December 	
133
2,022,342
7
4
February  .
         16
149,101
5
20
73,863
1974 	
    2,044
23,155,850
49
19
          17
172,820
1973 ...
.     2,198
16,566,559
46
29
May	
20
137,820
5
3
8
82,230
July	
11
116,450
	
	
FU001
Coal, Wood
August ..
8
80,019
	
	
September
          14
117,113
	
	
January 	
97
426,976
3
October
         23
383,026
	
2
February  	
54
735,999
2
1
November
         22
272,743
	
	
March 	
April 	
68
85
335,253
857,801
—j
	
December
          16
221,030
	
	
May 	
         89
1,075,238
3
.	
1974 .	
209
2,076,960
8
11
June	
99
1,042,186
	
1
1973 .   .
221
2,315,459
8
5
 D 48
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FU003
Gasoline
Incidents        Loss
Injured Dead
Loss
Injured
Dead
May 	
77
1,017,598
5
4
$
June 	
        105
358,250
5
3
January 	
February  _
         62
         58
288,407
360,119
July
76
259,510
2
1
August	
 107
407,478
6
1
March 	
67
117,953
1
September ..
         96
216,017
5
3
April
84
175,553
4
October	
 78
247,303
6
7
May	
89
180,271
2
1
November _
 75
831,179
5
3
June     .
130
521,976
1
2
2
December _
         68
375,323
12
6
July _
144
1,003,631
August 	
133
177,385
4
3
1974
986
4,499,739
79
45
September
        144
473,262
3
3
1973    .
1,063
3,201,774
95
35
October  	
89
800,459
	
	
November
December .
81
84
168,223
179,995
3
25
3
21
January
FU007
112
Electricity
695,820
5
1974 ..
. ..      1,165
4,447,234
	
1973 .   .
911
1,847,260
24
2
February 	
 ,        71
498,879
8
	
March
89
298,193
2
	
April
98
405,675
2
1
FU004   Natural Gas
May
111
409,032
3
	
June	
94
851,614
3
2
January 	
        18
99,769
4
	
July   ..
88
326,841
1
February  _
5
20,369
	
	
August
103
722,646
4
	
March 	
13
17,866
	
	
September _
___        94
660,713
3
	
April  	
8
16,468
1
	
October   _.
 91
434,605
2
	
May  -
10
12,889
	
	
November
121
375,001
2
June
11
36,033
2
	
December _
111
945,848
9
2
July
2
6,000
1
August	
7
156,750
1
1
1974   .
1,183
6,624,867
43
6
September
.   ...          5
49,150
	
	
1973
1,105
4,043,659
33
8
October 	
          10
43,464
	
	
November
9
88,500
	
	
December .
           9
107
140,718
9
1
January
FU008
1
Lightning
42
1974 .
687,976
1973	
 104
2,282,853
16
4
May
1
300
	
	
June
2.
4,600
	
.—
FU005
Propane
August
October    -
1
1
6,000
50
	
—■
January    ...
24
14
469,914
162,157
2
6
December
1
5,000
	
—
February
■
March    —
21
93,295
6
1974 . _
7
15,992
	
	
April 	
          10
58,238
2
	
1973
9
10,557
	
	
May 	
12
31,356
1
—
June    ..   .
July   . .   _.
9
9
291,650
53,715
1
—
FU009
Unclassified
August
September
October	
15
8
 10
62,175
6,850
41,862
3
1
3
—
January 	
February 	
 63
 37
44
390,027
4,613,916
158,026
1
1
1
1
1
November .
          10
73,533
—
—
49
267,693
1
1
December .
          16
41,875
—
—
May
63
494,339
3
1
69
817,896
2
2
1974
158
135
1,386,620
689,442
25
15
~3
July
.    ..        46
512,927
305,085
2
1
1973    ..
August 	
63
3
September .
68
412,823
	
1
FU006   Smokers' Material
October 	
         54
266,866
	
2
November .
41
785,106
	
1
January
February   .
74
71
165,763
210,808
7
10
4
7
December _
         52
396,658
	
	
March    	
75
169,875
4
1
1974 	
649
9,421,362
12
13
April	
         84
240,635
12
5
1973 	
       677
4,138,498
26
6
GC   General Construction
GC000    General Construction
January	
February 	
March	
April	
May	
June 	
253
193
220
262
325
347
724,792
1,360,539
461,060
317,776
589,732
761,811
July	
August __
September
October 	
November
December
1974	
1973 	
299
328
357
291
241
219
3,335
3,400
718,009
813,242
1,127,397
1,366,133
312,085
696,454
9,249,030
6,036,067
6
3
2
1
4
1
31
25
3
3
3
1
5
1
22
6
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 49
GC001    Combustible Construction With
Fire-resistance Rating Less Than % Hour
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
July   	
August
September	
October	
November	
December .	
1974	
1973	
241
168
200
213
235
254
192
210
197
268
248
229
2,655
2,662
2,330,104
1,524,595
2,106,784
1,646,306
5,380,236
2,132,465
3,001,937
2,707,790
2,639,248
2,668,800
1,828,698
2,913,766
30,880,729
18,668,350
22
8
9
18
10
11
15
10
4
10
10
18
145
172
5
7
1
5
4
3
2
6
4
9
3
9
58
85
GC002    Combustible Construction With
Fire-resistance Rating 44 Hour or Over
January	
February	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
90
61
58
67
63
70
52
55
38
44
50
57
705
678
399,554
309,711
288,394
376,782
286,285
1,540,349
220,592
348,964
392,208
646,974
793,239
863,207
6,466,259
5,285,098
6
10
5
4
4
1
3
5
3
1
4
9
55
43
1
1
2
25
11
GC003    Heavy Timber Construction
January 	
7
600,744       	
	
February 	
3
65,625       	
March	
12
35,070
April
8
420,495
	
May   	
5
37,315
	
June	
9
73,680       	
	
July   .
9
66,924	
 ,
August	
6
169,350
September	
9
33,196
October
11
103,362
1
November	
7
677,673        	
1
December	
6
99,025       .	
—
1974  i	
92
2,382,459       	
2
1973 	
115
3,767,710           1
4
GC004    Noncombustible Construction With
Fire-resistance Rating of Less Than 1 Hour
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July
Incidents
6
10
6
2
3
August	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1964	
1973	
15
12
5
4
4
83
149
Loss
Injured Dead
$
39,966
1
	
435,578
6
	
104,100
	
	
160,000
6
	
176,080
	
126,220
1
292,040
	
47,437
1
43,950
2
975
1
	
63,460
	
2,642
	
—
1,492,448
18
1,779,364
7
2
GC005    Noncombustible Construction With
Fire-resistance Rating of 1 Hour or Over
January
February 	
March ..
April	
May 	
June	
July	
August
September 	
October  	
November 	
December	
1974
1973
31
15
28
17
28
17
23
10
20
17
14
25
245
282
61,460
4,483,425
83,486
33,295
1
1
179,620
2
1
34,360
46,496
88,773
1
77,680
	
	
407,920
31,370
2
1
57,390
	
—
5,585,275
6
3
5,011,095
29
1
GC009    Unclassified
January ....  39 598,689
February    _ 20 203,871
March   29 500,136
April   30 316,252
May   31 242,957
June   35 993,959
July   43 637,645
August    35 295,302
September   47 707,044
October    39 308,245
November    21 856,725
December   42 1,125,157
1974   411 6,785,982
1973    331 5,162,482
3
4
1
3
	
1
2
3
1
	
1
_..„
1
2
1
1
14
12
21
7
GF   Ground Floor Area
GF000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January ...
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
256
195
216
265
342
363
320
340
July  	
August  	
September   387
October    300
November    253
December   233
1974
1973
3,470
3,560
1,014,727
1,717,813
487,920
429,857
1,886,547
829,427
1,321,534
743,376
1,497,134
986,163
534,649
554,204
12,003,351
8,330,839
6
2
1
2
5
6
4
2
2
4
1
35
48
1
1
3
2
3
1
5
1
22
GF001    0-999 Square Feet
January   122 693,765
February   97 506,134
March  - 97 343,373
April      109 426,329
May  _ 108 371,633
June  _ 102 600,343
July  89 412,466
August  —  102 555,593
September   85 981,660
October    127 701,368
November   106 559,786
December   102 750,190
1974    1,246 6,902,640
1973   1,374 5,603,779
6
10
5
6
6
5
2
6
7
1
4
2
1
5
4
2
1
4
7
3
2
5
6
50
50
53
47
 D 50
BRITISH COLUMBIA
GF002    1,000-4,999 Square Feet
Incidents        Loss
$
January         200 1,408,803
February         127 1,299,168
March         159 2,024,862
April          159 1,553,049
May         170 1,720,717
June         182 1,437,217
July         138 1,169,716
August          151 1,787,662
September        146 1,202,517
October           178 2,015,955
November        162        2,782,691
December         168 1,624,504
1974   1,940 20,026,861
1973   1,780 12,328,772
Injured Dead
14       	
15 8
12
10
8
15
8
5
7
11
17
130
114
GF003    5,000-9,999 Square Feet
January _
February ~
March 	
April	
May 	
June  _
July   	
August  .—
September
October	
November
December
1974
1973 .
45
23
34
29
39
39
31
34
33
32
37
32
408
419
634,500
263,016
510,840
473,779
282,557
852,902
1,033,466
1,090,425
309,910
560,050
528,325
1,533,160
8,072,930
7,344,671
5
2
2
8
3
2
3
1
2
4
34
36
2
1
2
1
4
3
2
1
6
30
45
10
12
GF04    10,000-24,999 Square Feet
January  _. 30 618,204 4
February   14 137,538          2       	
March - 29 107,375 1            2
April   20 358,110 4           2
May   16 1,306,731 1
June  33 1,524,830               	
July     28 902,756 1
August    17 86,766 2
September   21 1,011,321 _.._           2
October  23 664,898	
November   12 64,404       _	
December    29 1,129,132 1
1974  .  272 7,912,065 16           6
1973   308 3,701,005 35           4
GF005    25,000-49,999 Square Feet
January   5 361,900
February  4 22,950
March  10 67,014
April   11 6,812
May    8 310,440
June  12 376,580
July   9 48,605
August   8 204,691
September   2 3,000
Incidents
October   5
November   6
December          10
1974         90
1973  _....        77
Loss       Injured Dead
38,242
8,685
152,751
1,601,670
5,086,974
GF006    50,000-99,999 Square Feet
January .
February
March 	
April 	
May ._	
June   	
July 	
August	
September
October   _
November .
December .
1974
1973
5
6
4
4
3
5
7
2
1
4
5
3
49
41
2,510
4,434,398
26,635
22,370
1,001,000
34,145
24,050
1,300
368
33,200
29,050
7,250
5,616,276
1,936,640
GF007    100,000-49,999 Square Feet
January
March ~
May 	
June	
July
August  	
September  	
October   	
November	
December	
1974  _	
1973	
1
2
1
3
1
2
2
1
2
2
17
23
100
4,700
1,000
400
1,550
250
2,050
65
55,060
1,950
67,125
1,054,757
GF008    500,000 Square Feet and Over
January 	
February ...
May	
September.
December .
1974 	
1973 	
20,000       	
100 1
2,000
1,000
3,500
26,600 1
97,784
GF009    Unclassified
January   2 800
February _. 3 2,227
March _  2 6,311
April    2 600
May   2 9,600
June  _. 1 7,000
July  3 69,500
August  3 795
September  2 11,763
October  5 502,468
November  2 600
December  1 1,000
1974  _. 28 612,664
1973   29 224,945
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 51
IN   Incident
IN000    Unknown or Not Applicable
Incidents        Loss
$
January        130 392,023
February         105 1,233,929
March         90 215,721
April          128 278,721
May  _ _.       141 419,619
June          163 494,767
July         150 415,313
August       180 591,188
September.        177 911,559
October ..._        138 585,028
November        125 246,173
December        Ill 406,328
1974 _.    1,638 6,190,369
1973  _.    1,399 3,378,387
IN001 Fire
Injured Dead
January   515
February _. 347
March   453
April  _ 451
May    534
June  _. 558
July    466
August _. 463
September  472
October  520
November  440
December   456
1974
1973
5,675
6,007
3,945,342
7,008,487
3,353,086
2,888,180
6,401,931
4,899,016
4,516,454
3,818,501
3,981,709
4,374,070
4,215,720
5,307,707
54,710,203
41,552,506
15
8
29
28
16
31
18
14
19
16
7
14
17
27
236
279
10
2
14
14
2
7
5
9
4
10
7
14
5
13
104
107
IN002    Overpressure Rupture or Explosive
Charge (No Combustion)
January   2 960       —
February   2 1,948
March :... 1 6,500          3
April   _ 1 1,800
June   1               —       —
August    _ 1 200       —       —
September  1 250          1       —
November  2 13,000
1974          11 24,658 4       	
1973  _. 9 16,873
IN003    Rescue
February ...
March _	
June  	
August	
September .
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 	
1
1
1
3
2
2
1
11
6
10,500
320
200,000
750
1,700
34,500
247,770
2,630
IN004    Hazardous Condition
January 	
April	
May   _.
June 	
July	
August	
September	
October	
December	
1974
1973
1
2
1
3
3
4
6
3
2
25
39
350,000
72,800
30,000
55,800
32,000
28,675
2,495
2,400
450
574,620
238,249
IN005    Gas Leak
January .	
February ...
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August 	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
Loss
Injured Dead
$
4
34,508
	
	
4
26,302
	
	
4
7,000
	
	
2
2,700
	
	
1
2,000
	
	
3
19,800
	
	
1
20,000
	
	
8
98,950
	
	
3
526,100
	
	
2
41,597
	
	
5
27,700
—
_....
37
806,657
28
183,116
6
1
IN006    Public Service Call
January 	
May	
July 	
September .
October .	
November .
1974
1973
300
300
IN007    Alarm, No Fire
January   5 1,090
February   2 50
March  3 1,250
April  _ 3 897
May   2 230
June  _. 9 5,385
July   2 76
August _. 1 200
September  3 2,920
October   2 1,050
November  6 60
December  2 2,450
1974  _. 40 15,658
1973  -. 32 4,643
1
1
IN008
False Alarm, Malicious or
Mischievous
September .
October	
November .
1974 	
1973  	
100
500
3,000
3,600
2,000
IN009    Unclassified
January   9 31,386
February   9 102,128
March   5 2,153
April   10 21,508
May  8 37,445
June   4 5,876
July   1       _	
August  _. 6 11,344
September  8 21,040
October   6 13,261
November  5 9,200
December   5 13,006
1974  _. 76 268,347
1973  _. 93 331,762
 D 52
BRITISH COLUMBIA
LI   Date of Last Inspection
LI000    Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ~
February
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August  	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
273
170
185
218
212
244
195
234
248
209
171
162
2,521
2,870
1,426,546
1,863,518
535,498
1,258,203
3,032,120
927,184
525,960
838,315
1,752,849
1,158,394
1,122,591
1,728,429
16,169,607
13,513,417
6
11
6
6
4
3
5
1
3
3
4
4
56
80
LI001    Less Than 30 Days
January  18
February  7
March   23
April _ 22
May    18
June  _ 20
July    17
August _. 11
September  18
October   14
November  17
December   25
1974
1973
210
271
482,475
18,975
161,490
168,005
99,148
876,711
649,289
255,975
7,985
520,580
754,745
312,892
4,308,270
4,911,803
LI002   31 to 60 Days
January —	
February 	
March	
April 	
May 	
June  —
July 	
August —
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974 	
1973 	
14
17
18
16
17
26
22
31
24
27
21
21
254
272
11,389
101,719
86,964
198,924
371,786
216,830
363,027
132,647
1,069,015
534,490
42,857
1,084,785
4,214,433
3,994,547
11
16
23
24
LI003    61 to 90 Days
7
9
~2
5
4
1
1
3
9
7
4
52
48
1
1 1
1
1
~2 ZZ
_-. ___
5 ~ 2
8
1
1
	
i
2
1
2
2
2
4
1
LI004   91 to 180 Days
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February   	
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July
August  	
September  .	
October   	
November	
December 	
27
26
30
14
21
27
21
12
20
32
30
22
S
487,898
113,907
1,161,692
79,002
841,758
394,425
596,095
113,541
225,582
538,207
340,773
604,058
1974
1973
282
222
LI005    6 to 12 Months
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July	
August
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974	
1973	
22
10
10
15
14
30
18
29
14
13
10
14
199
161
200,510
341,758
244,800
51,381
122,946
977,475
298,441
651,672
119,484
191,330
558,725
151,895
3,910,417
2,312,855
LI006    13 to 24 Months
January __
February   _
March	
April	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September .
October —
November .
December ..
1974 _	
1973	
58
72
22,969
225,105
11,430
177,662
101,050
209,900
9,750
237,300
9,000
215,000
478,374
150
1,697,690
1,211,379
5,496,938          19           6
3,536,830 10       	
1
2
1
8
11
LI007   25 to 36 Months
January	
21
746,939
3
	
February   	
14
319,448
5
	
March 	
29
108,045
1
	
January     .
1
250
	
April 	
36
470,656
2
	
February   	
1
4,432,000
	
	
May   	
43
1,205,838
4
1
March   	
5
49,597
	
June         	
41
758,880
1
	
April
4
61,251
	
	
July 	
24
488,890
10
May
4
52,191
	
	
August  _ —
28
879,993
	
	
June.
1
13,500
 .
	
September  	
32
352,667
	
	
July
2
42,000
	
	
October
28
1,020,002
1
	
October	
2
92,000
	
November   ..
18
242,850
	
	
November 	
1
200
	
	
December
23
82,590
	
	
December 	
2
46,000
	
	
1974 	
337
6,676,798
27
2
1974   	
23
4,788,989
1973	
211
3,457,039
18
3
1973	
33
697,039
1
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LI008   Over 36 Months
Incidents       Loss      Injured Dead
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May .	
June	
July	
August ,
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
11
4
7
7
10
6
6
8
4
7
5
5
80
106
110,310
57,412
93,560
33,000
50,665
66,450
92,600
100,700
369,847
67,900
63,198
49,300
1,154,942
1,058,771
2	
LI009   Not Applicable
January 	
February   .
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September
October   _
November .
December .
1974
1973
ncidents
Loss
$
1,266,023
Injured Dead
276
16
8
212
909,502
10
5
241
1,125,954
7
	
264
772,822
11
2
344
1,014,723
12
3
340
1,221,489
12
2
317
1,917,591
5
3
302
1,260,715
12
10
319
1,114,294
7
4
336
1,164,506
9
4
307
958,937
8
2
304
1,697,542
10
6
3,562
14,424,098
119
49
3,399
11,016,486
128
52
LV   Level of Origin
LV000    Unknown or Not Applicable I LV003    Ground Floor, Grade Level
January	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September	
October   	
November	
December	
1974
1973
256
194
218
261
333
361
316
335
374
298
254
223
3,423
3,462
730,587
1,405,723
502,417
686,357
1,312,773
807,264
938,123
834,543
1,427,135
1,559,042
1,036,105
1,501,104
12,741,173
8,556,263
3
2
1
2
4
6
3
2
2
8
4
38
40
1
1
3
2
4
3
5
1
25
12
LV001    Easement, Sub-basement
January 	
February	
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July	
August   	
September  _
October	
November _
December _
1974
1973
62
45
42
40
38
28
27
38
35
42
40
54
491
503
965,272
342,959
208,601
253,776
648,664
189,057
196,767
397,671
125,959
1,052,966
267,902
1,177,131
5,826,725
2,957,514
9 1
7 2
2
3   	
2
1
10
3
2
3
2
1
42
28
6
12
LV002   Crawl Space Under Structure
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July
August   	
September  _
October	
November _
December _
1974
1974
8
182,270
	
4
46,354
	
6
106,208
3
6
20,415
	
5
12,250
	
6
33,175
	
1
40,000
	
4
1,650
	
2
44,448
	
4
3,250
	
5
115,574
	
3
21,500
	
54
627,094
3
77
923,237
5
January _
February
March	
April	
May 	
June   	
July	
August
September   _
October   	
November 	
December ....
1974
1973
259
2,411,594
16
8
157
5,794,829
10
11
198
1,284,825
8
	
210
1,705,897
14
5
223
4,626,196
16
6
242
3,314,721
9
6
190
2,617,771
4
2
205
2,816,414
10
5
194
2,569,166
2
3
259
1,876,654
6
7
211
1,777,258
5
3
213
2,393,068
11
111
10
2,561
33,188,393
66
2,493
22,647,273
129
69
LV004   2nd Storey
January _
February
March	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July
August	
September	
October	
November .	
December	
1974
1973
40
48
44
45
45
48
46
41
37
38
37
49
518
476
282,272
1
1
453,982
10
1
1,290,871
3
1
234,841
5
1
66,307
2
1
1,082,065
2
1
240,109
2
	
148,752
3
2
605.581
2
2
401,940
2
1
217,638
1
1
157,059
8
2
5,181,417
41
14
3,677,700
35
9
LV005    3rd Storey
January 	
February   .
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August   	
September
October   ._
November
December
1974	
1973	
16
101,140
3
1
8
295,525
	
	
17
54,900
1
	
12
11,555
3
	
15
53,196
	
	
18
68,347
1
2
8
53,200
1
	
8
43,360
3
	
7
6,711
2
	
7
92,225
3
10
19,395
2
1
11
348,706
2
—
137
1,148,260
18
7
169
1,954,221
21
6
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
LV006    4th to 12th Storey, Inclusive
January  _
February   	
March 	
April	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August	
September	
October   	
Incidents
6
3
10
7
4
8
7
3
November	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
81
97
Loss
$
1,771
600
81,478
155,095
1,430
1,520
18,730
2,360
4,275
14,125
412,028
18,135
711,547
1,348,768
Injured Dead
1
1
5 1
1
1
1
2 1
3
14
23
LV007    Over 12 Storeys
May 	
June   	
July	
August	
September
October  _.
December	
1974 __
1973 -..
2
17,300
1
100
1
225
1
100
2
33,200
2
350,500
1
25
0
401,450
9
8,040
LV008    Roof Level
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July ....	
August	
September .
October 	
November .
December .
1974
1973
January .	
February ...
March  _
April	
May 	
June	
July ._.	
August   	
September .
October
November .
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
12
4
11
2
11
17
18
8
10
9
7
117 742,921
152 1,645,071
LV009    Unclassified
7
7
16
14
11
12
16
11
8
13
11
134
179
40,276
36,326
13,155
169,470
140,545
113,020
840,800
50,100
21,020
96,465
690,550
61,475
2,273,202
1,992,079
Loss       Injured Dead
$
40,127               	
7,046
36,575
33,500
13,564
53,575
37,918
175,908
183,228
55,242
26,800
79,438
MF   Manual Fire Protection Facilities
MF000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January 	
518
2,758,894
20
15
January   	
5
2,575
	
February 	
368
2,568,118
19
13
February 	
1
8,941
	
March	
...      412
2,367,653
9
	
March	
5
10,710
	
April  	
483
1,729,381
15
3
April 	
4
105,503
	
May 	
562
2,948,819
17
8
May	
3
56,015
	
June  	
582
2,185,146
14
5
June	
4
130,600
	
July 	
510
2,577,855
12
4
July 	
1
60,000
August 	
543
2,633,731
12
12
August	
5
60,290
1
September 	
557
2,711,981
9
7
September	
2
6,000
	
October 	
546
2,357,885
11
9
October 	
4
41,360
	
November	
460
2,188,411
14
8
November	
2
2,700
	
December
...      441
3,246,323
14
166
10
94
December 	
1974 	
3
39
10,600
	
1974 	
.   5,982
30,274,197
495,294
1
1973 	
.    6,050
20,326,875
187
96
1973  	
62
2,938,532
4
MF001    Extinguishers, Standpipe System,
and Manual Fire-alarm System
January   28 630,892
February _. 18 322,225
March   33 78,078
April   25 277,551
May  22 1,044,430
June  _. 18 53,072
July   33 911,965
August  _. 21 143,897
September  23 39,405
October  14 861,630
November  17 100,830
December   38 487,382
1974 _ 290 4,951,357
1973    252 3,637,687
2
1
2
1
1
3
21
27
MF002    Extinguishers and Standpipe System
MF003    Extinguishers and Manual
Fire-alarm System
January  32 294,713
February   30 4,484,260
March _   21 135,594
April   32 355,736
May  20 902,663
June  _. 35 822,052
July    17 146,077
August  _. 21 177,080
September  22 909,072
October   22 285,410
November  22 36,410
December  17 1,049,091
1974   291 9,598,158
1973   274 4,371,044
1
3
1
3
3
1
10
3
33
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 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 55
MF004    Extinguishers
Incidents Loss
$
January    42 644,858
February  _. 32 947,337
March  43 780,423
April   30 736,390
May   47 1,782,292
June   52 1,996,134
July   _. 32 929,070
August  40 1,188,929
September  36 919,494
October   43 1,598,789
November  40 1,371,217
December  45 668,555
1974  _. 482 13,563,488
1973   458 11,282,194
Injured Dead
3
5
18
24
MF005
January ~
February
March .	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
Standpipe System and Manual
Fire-alarm System
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
4
6
4
7
10
2
5
2
4
61
99
6,682
15,075
10,470
475
1,978
9,940
200
2,375
100
90,600
176,625
2,120
316,640
213,562
MF006    Standpipe System
January
May	
July 	
August -
75
35,629
35,780
1,200
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974 	
1973 .......
Incidents
2
3
1
5
17
20
Loss
$
19,000
5,525
3,000
2,382
102,591
157,615
Injured Dead
MF007   Manual Fire-alarm System
January   17 37,916 3
February  7 12,463 2
March   19 69,025 4
April   11 36,161 1
May  11 39,255 1
June  _. 18 108,315 1
July   13 46,796
August  10 79,769
September    19 11,332 1
October
November
December
20
17
12
174
156
29,210
35,853
43,050
1
1
2
17
27
1
1
1
1974
1973
549,145
825,432
7
7
MF009
Unclassified
January
February
March _
April 	
May _
20
10
14
10
15
         21
378,704
24,925
127,077
29,709
81,144
357,585
275,900
183,587
404,339
232,000
648,204
248,138
2
4
1
~i
l
9
11
~i
July 	
August
September
October
November
December
17
13
17
19
18
16
190
       246
l
i
1974
1973 .	
2,991,312
1,957,225
3
4
MI    Material First Ignited
January —
Stru
M10
-Jural <
00   Fin
79
49
40
53
53
50
35
37
45
37
33
28
539
867
Roof t
7
2
3
5
Components
ish Materials
259,122
1,085,378
114,132
113,087
241,604
228,054
72,442
262,391
554,276
149,239
63,014           3
89,619
March —
	
May	
June	
July	
August .—
September
i
November
December
M1001
2
1
1974
1973 	
January   .
March
3,232,358           3
1,695,255           4
Covering—Wood
2,587
1,100
1,300
4,290
4
May	
	
June 	
July 	
August  _.
September	
October 	
December 	
12
3
5
8
5
1
51
63
28,350
4,550
149,350
24,050
27,450
100
	
1974   .
1973  .
243,127
118,017
	
M1002   Roof Covering-
-Other Than Wood
January  	
March 	
1
1
1
1
2
2
1
2
11
15
25
900
	
May   _
June	
July	
August  	
October	
500
5,200
1,650
100
1,200
	
1974 	
1973  .
9,575
91,132
	
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M1003   Exterior Wall Covering, Surface, Finish
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January
April 	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August .
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
1
3
4
6
5
4
2
2
4
5
36
50
$
41,913
3,400
50,000
84,400
16,005
51,025
225
100
44,750
13,375
1
305,193
466,409
MI004   Exterior Trim and Appurtenance
July 	
August   .	
September
October   _
November	
December	
1974
1973
1
150
2
410
1
80
3
335
1
100
1
200
9
1,275
9
23,015
MI005   Floor Covering—Wood
January	
February   .
March 	
April	
May	
June   	
September
December
1974
1973
1
1
2
1
1
1
2
1
10
21
400
2,800
800
1,600
12,000
3,000
700
250
21,550
175,010
MI006   Floor Covering—Linoleum, Tile, Plastic
January —
February   .
April .
May 	
June   	
October   _
November
December
1974	
1973
3,085
10,000
150
9,466
120
3,782
36,650
11,500
74,753
354,774
4
2
~2
8
1
MI007   Floor Covering—Carpet, Rug
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July	
August	
September
October   _
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
63
83
6,307
10,204
3,973
71,074
4,401
1,875
525
4,312
227
3,220
269,749
465,692
841,559
112,352
M1008   Structural Component—Floor, Ceiling, Roof
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July  	
August
September	
October   	
November _	
December 	
Incidents
10
4
5
2
6
4
2
3
1
8
5
7
1974
1973
57
52
Loss
$
21,400
56,941
21,625
12,200
1,038,450
10,000
6,050
205,000
10,000
22,200
2,465
37,270
1,443,601 3
440,644 1
Injured Dead
3
MI009   Structural Component—Wall
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974 	
1973 	
11
2
5
3
6
1
1
1
1
1
2
6
40
57
71,889
13,025
26,300
20,218
30,800
500
400
300
1,000
19,000
3,224
106,602
293,258
173,164
1
MI010   Interior Wall Covering—Wood,
Fibreboard (High Density)
January 	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
July    _
August   	
September
October   _.
November
December
16
124,992
10
67,650
10
41,410
6
13,731
9
42,129
1
500
9
35,475
3
10,500
5
77,948
13
259,085
11
50,765
15
119,765
1974
1973
108
117
843,950
594,314
MI011
January _
February
March 	
May 	
June   	
July
Interior Wall Covering—Fibreboard
(Low Density)
August	
September
October   _
November	
1974
1973
4
1
3
1
2
3
1
1
1
2
19
29
8,920
3,500
5,250
500
4,500
45,434
900
500
25,000
30,500
125.004
183,057
February
October
1974 _
1973 _
MI012   Interior Wall Covering—Plastic
1 6,000       	
6,000
530
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D 57
MI013    Ceiling Covering—Wood, Fibreboard
(High Density)
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January _
February
March	
May	
June	
July
September	
October   	
November .	
December _	
1974
1973
$
4
12,728
2
50,000
1
9,000
3
16,000
1
2,000
1
100
1
10
2
19,075
1
400
3
18,540
19
127,853
21
129,324
MI014   Ceiling Covering—Fibreboard (Low Density)
January 	
February   	
April 	
September  	
October   	
December 	
1974	
1973 	
17,050
13,547
400
175
25
26,000
57.197
31,080
MI015    Ceiling Covering—Plastic
February     1 2,000       __
1974
1973
2,000       	
26,240       	
M1016   Insulation—Wood, Wood Product
April 	
June   	
September  	
October   	
December 	
1974
1973 .
1,500
3,000
800
5,350
16,688
27,338
43,905
MI017   Insulation—Plastic
June   	
August   .	
September
December .
1974
1973
1
1
1,575
500
4
2
7,074
509
8
6
9,658
56,135
MI019    Unclassified or Unknown
MI018    Insulation—Mineral
January _ _„.
February   _ _.
March	
April 	
May	
June   	
July 	
September 	
October   	
November _	
December	
1974
1973
4
1
3
2
4
3
1
1
2
1
1
23
14
5,276
2,848
5,100
80
3,700
200
18,000
250
8,587
636
3,000
47,677
88,712
January _
February
March	
April  	
May	
June	
July	
August
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
Incidents
19
14
22
15
16
13
21
17
19
25
14
22
217
211
Loss Injured Dead
$
217,710        _
238.992 4           1
177,920 3
208,119       	
524,805
759,243       	
149,225       	
155,400       	
222,935
235,464         1
62,827               	
440,199               	
3,410,839 7
1,905,061 6
Furniture
MI021    Upholstered
January _
February .
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July	
August
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
30
25
24
39
37
41
27
40
31
31
39
28
392
416
73,065
65,357
94,565
142,040
92,425
151,743
44,925
181,394
28,259
78,467
125,179
100,915
1,178,334
1,095,995
21
37
MI022    Wood (Not Upholstered)
January 	
February ..
March 	
April	
May	
June 	
July  	
August   	
September
October	
November
December
1974
1973
3
4,544
7
9
3
1,500
22,098
161
1
150       	
3
2
2,590
99
5
5
10,763
404
2
5
2
18,000
7,718
1,700
52
70
69,727
70,181
MI023    Plastic (Not Upholstered)
March	
September	
November .	
2
1
1
4
3
31,088
2,000
1,800
1974 	
1973  	
34,888
11.900
MI024   Ironing-board
January
May	
October
1974
1973
1
300
1
200
1
125
3
625
3
31,040
16
20
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MI025   Mattress
Incidents        Loss
$
January         14             89,227
February                    13             24,138
March           9                1,250
April          10              58,721
May                       13              21,485
June                           15             19,688
July                            10               1,679
August                         10              26,755
September           6               9,750
October                       14              80,158
November           20             58,041
December          15             27,450
1974            149            418,342
1973                        156            256,275
MI026   Bedding
January          40            169,693
February          22              44,118
March           32            124,103
April            34              88,685
May         34             64,021
June             47            223,403
July    .        28             45,233
August             28              46,968
September           28             35,313
October          25              35,731
November           26             61,773
December                    22            120,048
BRITISH C
Injured Dead
2 1
3 1
1
1            1
1
1           4
3
1 2
14           9
7           3
2 1
2 3
3 1
5            2
2 1
3 1
4        	
3
3
3            1
1
31          10
51           8
3           2
h
■>wn
1
9           3
9           4
9           6
:OLUMBIA
Clothing
MI030    Textiles
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
November                     1                   600
1974            1                   600          	
1973
MI031    Cotton, on a Person
March           1                    15       	
April                              1                     70
May           1              18,000           1       	
August  ....           1                     30
October          3                      5                  2
November           1               2,133         _
December                    1                  300       ..  .           1
1974   .          9              20,553            1           3
1973  .          7              24,448          ...           1
MI032    Wool, on a Person
April           2                   531
1974           2                   531
1973           2                       8           2
MI033    Synthetic Fibre, on a Person
February          2                   78
June                                 1                  9,000
October                    1               2,500           1
1974        366         1,059,089
1973  .      372         1,147,660
MI027   Drapery
January     ...         4               2,980
February          4             12,318
March                .          6                1,407
April                 2                7,992
May           5                  560
June                             2                  509
July                                5               18,860
August           4                3,800
September             3             92,436
October           1               1,000
November                     4              14,950
December                    4             29,401
1974            4              11,578           1
1973            4                1,551            1
Fabrics
MI034    Cotton
January                         5                   850
February .                   2                  800
March           5                1,670
April                1                   200
May            6                2,340
June          12               3,990                   1
July            2                   380               	
August                               4                   7,027
September           8               3,425
October  ._           7                2,980                   1
November                   4               5,250                  3
December                    7              18,244
1974   .         44             186,213
1973  .        35             105,561
MI028    Broom, Mop, Brus
April    ..          2                   200
1974  .        63              42,156          ...           3
1973           55              79,696          	
M1035    Wool
January            3               15,539         ....           1
March           1               14,000
April               1                 1,000
July    ...           1                    150
June            1                     15
August               1                   100
1974            4                  315
1973         11                8,449
MI029    Unclassified or Unkn
January              8             61,418
February           3                   240
March             5             29,553
April             8              47,840
May             7             50,759
1974   .          6              30,689         ....           1
1973           12            168,876                        2
M1036   Synthetic Fibre
January            2               2,575
February          5             42,251               	
March         10               5,775          	
April              4                   710           	
May. ...          2                2,640
June           2                1,700          	
July            4              46,700
August  .          1                     58
September           2                   800
October          3             28,025
November          3               4,460
December                    5              10,906
June            6            110,376
July       .   .             8              26,810
August            5                4,775
September                   13             150,475
October                       8               8,493
November                    7             88,400
December                    16             112,566
1974    .        94            691,705
1973          128            650,198
1974          43             146,600         	
1973           39              70,019           1
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M1037   Fur
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May	
July 	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
1
1
2
1
1
3
2
1
1
2
15
14
Loss
$
500
20,000
8,000
3,000
75
3,800
Injured Dead
4,500
250
40,125
5,781
M1038    Tarpaulin
January „
February
March	
May .
September .
1974 	
250
10,000
8,050
400
1973 .	
18,700
30,335
M1039 Unclassified or Unknown
January   12 55,427
February   11 20,897
March   12 48,959
April    14 54,492
May  8 30,509
June   9 27,252
July    10 40,350
August  15 22,891
September  11 63,967
October   6 13,776       _
November  5 8,375
December   6 12,435       _
1974    119 399,330
1973   144 445,241          1
MI041 Wood
January  3 1,055
February   1 15,625
March   1 2,000
May   1 9,300
June   1 50
July    3 2,975
August  3 3,700
September  1 1,000
October   6 42,305
December  1 5,500
1974 	
1973 	
21
25
83,510
69,907
M1042    Wood Shavings
January  6 69,600
February _. 1 5,530
March .   5 63,335
April    5 266,652
May  4 80,878
June   _. 5 512,100
July  7 134,154
August   6 59,200
September  5 40,602
October  1 50
November  2 12,200
December  3 28,500
1974  _. 50 1,272,801
1973  _. 72 789,812
Paper
M1044    Packing Material
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   1               3,300               	
February   300               	
April  _ 1               17,691        	
May  1                5,885               	
June   2              78,109       	
July   1            480,000       	
August  3             100,200               	
September  1                   368               	
October    1              46,255               	
December   4              20,000               	
1974  _. 16 752,108
1973  „. 9 126,530           1
M1045   Paper Decoration
March  1                  500               	
July   1 2,800
December   1                9,500               	
1974  _. 3 12,800
1973  _. 5 18,665
M1046    Wastepaper
January   7              28,272       	
February  _. 5              17,300       	
March  _: 3 21,275
April     7 11,250
May   _. 4 2,875
June  _  8              17,560       	
July   11 330,530
August  _. 4                4,100       	
September  3 1,050
October   10 42,581           3
November  4                  210       	
December   6             63,220       	
1974  _. 72 540,223           3
1973   83 2,082,275           1
M1047    Cardboard
January   3              29,033        	
February  _. 5 12,669
March   11 56,090           1
April   ...... 10 182,500           5
May   7            828,300       	
June  _. 4                3,050       	
July   1 1,500
August _. 8 40,670
September  10              27,360       	
October  6 5,950
November  4               5,420       	
December   3              22,000       	
1974 ...
1973 ...
72
60
1,214,542
267,028
M1048    Paper Stock
January   21 22,027
February  _. 14 9,274
March  16 21,589
April   22 120,853
May  22 236,186
June   33 21,246
July    15 22,325
August  16 267,168
September  17 338,637
October   34 124,992
November  34 192,160
December   28 21,491
1974   272 1,397,948
1973   313 1,222,377
6
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M1049    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   27 186,916
February   20 129,613
March   20 140,977
April   27 263,470
May   29 510,941
June  _ 29 621,188
July   26 698,035
August  30 387,010
September  35 726,206
October   40 227,511
November  33 521,665
December   30 942,400
1974    346 5,355,932
1973   - 379 4,594,796
Flammable Liquids
M1051    Gasoline
January   53
February  40
March   57
April   59
May   65
June    92
July   107
August   86
September  98
October  78
November  70
December   74
1974
1973
879
723
290,957
52,669
110,963
47,799
37,521
309,031
430,402
91,285
277,212
160,784
233,820
126,818
2,169,261
1,002,410
M1052   Fuel Oil
January .—
February ...
March	
April	
May	
June	
July 	
August	
September.
October	
November .
December .
1974	
1973 	
7
4
4
3
11
4
3
4
2
7
9
5
63
81
461,663
822,257
17
30
118,478
25,600
2,450
1,200
41,766
28,380
7,000
4,936
7,500
87,628
41,725
95,000
MI053    Flashpoint 100°F and Over
January 	
February   .
March	
April  	
May	
June   	
July	
August  	
September
October   _
November .
December
1974	
1973 _ 	
3
4
2
4
5
4
2
9
4
4
1
6
48
33
1,370
3,080
265
52,580
18,405
13,500
3,850
59,325
9,675
9,300
100
2,885
174,335
167,564
1
2
1
2 2
3
4
2       	
2
MI054   Flashpoint Less Than 100°F
January 	
February   	
March  	
April	
May  	
June    	
July	
August   	
September	
October	
November	
December __
1974	
1973 	
Incidents
3
4
2
3
4
5
2
8
1
5
6
1
44
30
Loss Injured Dead
$
10,134 —
4,434,050 1        —
6,300       	
5,950
23,815       	
41,330
1,220        	
22,513 1
1,500
1,960 1
32,025       	
78,000               	
4,658,797
447,232
MI055    Paint, Varnish
January _
February
March
April 	
May	
July	
August  _
October _
1974	
1973 	
1
1
1
2
2
1
1
2
11
13
25
400
150
2,900
2,250
900
7,000
7,000
13,825
193,797
M1056    Cooking Oil, Fat
January 	
February  	
March	
April 	
May	
June   - 	
July 	
August   	
September  	
October   	
November	
December  	
1974  	
1973  —	
14
15
12
18
25
16
14
20
19
14
21
17
205
203
14,086
15,119
22,500
94,630
109,465
98,945
50,289
67,346
26,520
54,267
48,751
43,907
645,825
389,639
January
March _
April	
July	
August   .
MI057    Tar, Asphalt
650
6,500
10,500
900
200
1974  5 18,750
1973         12 14,885
2
4
1
1
4
2
1
3
2
2
22
14
1       	
MI058
Polish,
Wax
June   	
1
200
November
           1
300
	
December
           1
150
	
1974 ....
.    ....          3
650
1973 .. ..
4
965
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M1059    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July
August  	
September
October  ._
November
December
1974
1973
17
10
18
19
26
27
37
25
16
18
17
19
294
234
$
474,082
130,205
22,786
216,490
83,566
58,963
150,181
197,417
102,250
209,127
65,720
218,856
1,929,643
1,352,639
12
10
Flammable Gases
MI061    Natural Gas
January
March .-
June	
July
August	
October   	
November 	
December 	
1974	
1973 	
2
3
5
1
1
2
1
2
17
13
900
2,150
4,375
200
400
12,000
1,100
21,125
94,073
MI062    Propane Air Mixture
January	
1
500
2
September  	
1
2
100
1
1974
600
3
1973	
1
15
1
MI063
Propane
January 	
9
15,225
2
February   	
8
2,750
1
March
7
65,500
	
April
4
55,902
1
May
7
19,716
1
June   	
3
4,050
1
July 	
2
300
1
August
8
185,400
	
September	
7
4,800
	
October	
6
3,900
1
November	
3
40,697
	
December    	
2
66
308
	
1974	
398,548
8
1973	
48
172,802
4
MI064   Anesthetic Gas
1974
1973
April
June
25
MI065   Acetylene
15,695
100
November 	
1
20,000
	
December
1
700
	
	
1974     	
4
36,495
1973	
8
4,750
1
MI069    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July	
August	
September
October   ._
November
December
1974
1973
10
4
9
9
14
13
12
19
8
6
4
$
57,624
241,653
18,800
10,010
97,269
67,025
520,575
34,905
99,456
508,850
107,750
2,730
April
1973
August
        114
.   ..                71
1,766,647
2.170.095
6
1
9
Chemicals
MI071
Starch, Flour
             l
65
85,000
	
ber           1
	
          1
85,065
177
	
	
MI072    Cellulose Nitrate
1
1.500
1974 .   ..    ..
1973	
1
1
1,500
1,500
	
MI073
Plastics
February 	
March 	
April	
1
6
1
4
4
5
6
2
1
5
1
8,581
7,815
200
900
1,925
2,620
8,000
330
20
1,357
2,200
        	
June	
July   ....     .
August  ..
September
October   	
November
December	
1       	
1974     	
1973	
36
32
33,948
55,712
1        	
1
MI074    Oxidizing Material
1974
i
1973      	
500
        	
MI076   Titanium, Zirconium, and Alloys
September  1 4,146	
1974 	
1
4,146
1973	
.      .—
	
	
M1077
Rubber,
Natural or Synthetic
January . . .
2
850
                	
February
3
880
                	
March	
3
5,300
 	
April
5
1,725
                	
May
3
3,050
	
June
4
3,900
                	
July	
4
6,410
August  	
2
350
                	
September
2
2,800
                	
October
1
360
November
3
10,600
                	
December
1
50
	
1974
33
36,275
1973   ...
37
103,759
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MI079    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss Injured Dead
$
January            1                  200 —       —
February              1                  200 —
June     4 90               	
August     1 200               	
September     1 250               	
October              1                  200 —
December    2 14,050               	
1974
1973
12
14
23,190
43,943
Agricultural, Forest Products
MI081    Fibres
January „
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June	
July
September
October   ...
November
December
1974 	
1973 	
2
1
4
1
2
3
1
2
3
3
2
24
23
550
150
23,902
55,651
3,671
792
4,000
1,500
400
450
10,400
101,466
76,120
MI0S2   Grain
January —
March 	
July 	
November
December
1974
1973 .
3
1
1
1
1
7
10
24,000
2,249
1,000
307,573
50
334,872
1,037,750
MI083   Hay
January   1
March   1
April     3
May  1
June     3
July _ __ _. 3
August     4
September    2
October     2
December   1
1974    21
1973   20
600
2,500
62,500
1,500
15,400
2,550
9,400
2,736
95,500
3,000
195,686
33,800
MI084    Tree, Shrub
April 	
May	
July  _
August  	
September
October   _
December	
1974
1973 _
11
70
100
40
625
1,500
210
1,200
50
3,725
701,614
July 	
September
October   _
MI085   Felted Timber
1        __	
1
2
30,000
1974   4 30,000
1973   5 630,000
MI086    Grass, Brush, Leaves
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
March
April 	
May     .
June
July
August
September
October   _
November
December
1
           4
4
3
4
6
10
           4
1
1
38
81
MI087   Fertil
1
           1
250
6,665               	
200
350
1,150
621        	
200               	
400
3,000               	
1974	
1973 	
1974
1973 	
12,836
20,981        	
zer, Manure
70.
100
MI088    Christmas Tree
January   4 21,368
February     1 50
March    1 100
April   4 2,149
May  _.. 6 2,690
June   4 1,050
July    1 4,500
August     2 2,100
September     5 1,475
October   _  6 2,520
November  1 500
December  2 1,500
1974  37 40,002
1973   33 9,407
MI089    Unclassified or Unknown
February   _  2 20,150
April   2 213
May  2 5,500
June     8 541,800       ._
July   2 6,050
August     1 4,000        _
September    3 5,000
October     4 6,650       __
December   4 71,050
1974
1973
28
35
660,413       	
237,297 1
MI090   Miscellaneous Material
March   1 2,000       —
1
1974
1973
2,000
January 	
June  	
September  	
December 	
1974
1973
MI091    Coal, Coke
1        	
2
2
1
2,200
5,500
1,000
8,700
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MI095    Insulation—Electric
Incidents
January   43
February     29
March _ ._ 28
April    33
May  47
June     37
July    31
August    _. 43
September    42
October     50
November   42
December  34
1974
1973
459
352
Loss
$
282,701
319,589
64,168
42,358
144,634
35,905
95,982
158,545
30,259
147,090
79,351
30,450
1,431,032
706,282
Injured Dead
M1096 Garbage, Trash, Rubbish
January   _ 12 23,823
February  5 3,517       _
March  12 52,764
April   _ 13 118,626       _
May   18 68,430
June   _. 15 24,505       _
July    9 42,815
August  _. 15 27,420
September  24 24,220
October   13 1,115       _
November  6 612,550
December   8 3,415       _
1974   _. 155 1,003,200
1973   117 1,046,104
M1097    Oily Rags
Incidents Loss Injured Dead
$
January            1 500               .	
April   _          3 7,575               	
June             2 2,750         _...
August _.          2 2,188               	
December   1        _                	
1974   9 13,013
1973   _        10 38,400
M1098   Artificial Tree
February  1 150               	
April  _ 1 1,588
1974  _. 2 1,738
1973            	
M1099 Unclassified or Unknown
January   112 1,806,711 3
February   91 1,129,658 4
March  105 2,055,809 3
April  _ 106 742,918
May  148 2,291,863 1
June   157 1,470,342 4
July _..   129 1,399,813 14
August - 135 1,582,111 1
September  134 1,874,961 1
October   133 2,646,722
November  107 1,267,667 5
December   101 2,150,837 8
1974  _. 1,458 20,419,412 44
1973  - 1,214 14,050,565 49
1
1
1
2
1
7
3
4
4
28
25
OA   Area of Origin of Fire
OA000
Unknown
January 	
81
260,236
February 	
48
1,081,693
	
	
March	
39
65,032
	
April	
58
181,307
	
	
May 	
57
260,529
	
	
June 	
55
274,944
1
	
July	
42
99,618
	
	
August	
48
235,831
	
	
September ...
53
559,456
	
	
October	
46
220,559
	
1
November ...
40
64,599
3
2
December
31
.. .      598
102,044
4
—
1974 	
3,405,848
3
1973 	
929
1,923,593
6
3
Means of Egress
OA001    Hallway, Corridor
January 	
February —
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August 	
September —
October	
November	
December —
1974 __	
1973  	
3
6
2
6
4
5
2
3
2
2
5
5
45
44
3,642
14,575
50
252,860
2,645
11,790
8,050
4,120
96,000
2,532
7,549
1,400
405,213
907,923
OA002   Stairway, Exterior
May  3 2,525
June -. 1 200
July  1
September  3 681
October   4 19,250
November  2 5,025
December  — 1       	
1974   15 27,681
1973   17 47,520
OA003    Stairway, Interior
January  3 15,700
February _. 2 367
March   2 50
May  1 16,000
July   - 3 730
August   1 612
October  1 125,000
November  2 250,100
December  2 550
1974 _. 17 409,109
1973  - 16 58,505
OA004   Escalator
2
1974
1973
1,500
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OA005 Lobby, Entrance Way
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
January           2 89,600
February _. 3 950               	
March            2 100
April              1 5,000
May   3 14,025       .        	
June            8 11,640 1
July              2 650
August  3 891       —..       	
September           6 77,550       —
October   5 54,650 1       	
November  1        —        —       —
December          4 50,225 1
1974 _.        40 305,281 3
1973  _        28 167,555 2       	
OA006   Elevator
January 	
February ...
March 	
June 	
September .
November
1974
1973
1,500
1,800
450
200
200
307,573
311,723
55,085
OA009    Unclassified or Unknown
January —
February ...
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August	
September .
October	
November .
December
1974
1973
7
3
3
2
1
4
6
4
3
6
3
6
48
64
30,400
9,350
1,311
106
20
3,494
27,200
19,050
20,170
45,650
31,650
100,000
288,401
301,081
Function Area
OA011    Large Assembly Area—Fixed Seats
January _.
April 	
June	
December
1974 	
1973 	
12,600
15
36,000
48,615
81,185
OA012   Large Assembly Area—Nonfixed Seats
January
April 	
May	
July
November	
1974
1973
58,000
1,000
60,000
100
10,800
129,900
64,620
OA013   Small Assembly Area
February ..
March	
April 	
May	
37,130
31,300
55,070
57,135
Incidents Loss Injured Dead
$
June  _.          2 145,000       	
July            2 89,621       	
August           1 200,000               	
September           5 44,000               	
October          5 1,154,725       	
November           3 153,300       	
December           3 14,200        	
1974
1973 ...
37         1,981,481           2
20         1,347,642       	
Lounge, Living-room
	
OA014
January
February .
53
30
61
47
40
35
30
35
30
41
47
55
242,277
91,953
288,794
282,945
263,695
209,632
197,855
310,151
198,305
444,199
369,331
539,949
4
3
3
7
4
2
1
2
2
~5
14
2
March
April	
May ..
June _	
i
4
2
July 	
1
August
September
October
November
December
	
4
2
1
3
5
1974 	
504
509
3,439,086
2,334,519
47
42
25
1973 	
	
32
(
3A015
Sales,
Show Room Area
January ...
February
April
June   .
	
2
1
2
9
2
1
1,560
150
3,200
600,209
4,400
40,000
	
	
July
December
	
1974	
1973
	
17            649,519
10            540,058
16   Library, Museum
	
	
OA0
January
May    	
July     	
	
1
1
1
250
500,000
150
	
—
1974
1973
3
7
500,400
12,541
	
	
OA017    Sports Facility
January
February
August
	
2
1
1
1,051
35,000
50
	
	
1974
1973 -
4
5
36,101
6,600
	
—
OA018    Covered Court, Atrium, Mall, Concourse
July   1 1,500               __
1974
1973 .
1,500
50
OA019
February   	
March 	
June   	
July 	
September  	
October   	
November 	
December 	
Assembly, Sales Area
1974 .
1973
13
8
180,000
17,000
14,000
39,000
1,000
18,225
150
3,250
272,625
92,890
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65
OA021
Sleeping (Under 5 Occupants)
OA026
Office
Incidents
Loss       Injured Dead
Incidents
Loss       I
$
650
ijured Dead
January	
62
293,863
5
3
January
■>.
2
February
57
260,423
7
7
February _
           3
94,530
167,151
183,549
5
2
4
7,200
April    	
55
7
3
April 	
           1
12
. .
	
May	
57
133,130
2
1
May 	
3
258,488
	
	
June
64
243,917
3
1
June  .
..   .          4
7,363
	
July
47
104,933
1
August
2
14,200
1
—.
August
47
99,108
3
2
September
.    ._          3
19,716
—
—
September    ...
43
236,790
3
	
October .._
           4
9,145
	
—
October  	
46
182,778
6
6
November
3
10,500
	
	
November	
December	
54
112,032
620,629
5
6
2
4
December
2
25,035
	
—
1974
31
446,839
712,390
3
1974
643
2,638,303
53
31
1973 -	
35
1973     	
665
2.702.384
80
28
OA022
Sleeping (5
or More Occupants)
OA027    Laboratory
February
3
13,760
_
	
May 	
            1
300
	
March   	
1
1,000
	
July   	
            1
200
	
	
May
1
5,000
August .
1
100,000
	
June        	
3
60,906
	
October ....
2
160
	
	
July
August  	
1
1
450
100
1974	
5
100,660
1
1973 	
7
33,500
1
October	
2
145
December 	
1
8,000
	
	
	
	
OA028    Display Windows
1974	
14
89,361
	
	
1973 .._	
22
64,190
14
_....
June
2
1,500
	
	
November
_           1
850
OA023    Dining Area
December
1
200,000
	
	
January 	
6
19,859
	
	
March   	
1
88
	
1974 .	
           4
202,350
April     	
June   	
3
2
480
26,500
	
	
1973 -- .
4
36,350
	
—
July 	
1
1,500
August  	
September  	
1
1
19,538
5,000
—
	
OA029
Printing and Photographic Reproduction
October	
4
26,050
November 	
7
775,674
June —
1
85,000
	
—
December —.
3
9,300
July
August	
1
           1
268,370
20,000
	
—
1974
1973	
29
33
883,989
585,549
5
" 2
	
	
1974 ....
.    ..            3
373,370
OA024   Bar,
Beverage Area
1973
4
86,678
	
—
January 	
1
8,500
	
February 	
1
2,000
—
OA030
Electronic Equipment Communication
March     	
_.           1
9,000
	
Room
May  -
1
1,000,000
July    .
1
546,405
	
April 	
1
500
	
August ..    	
1
100,000
	
September
            1
10,000
November
December 	
1
3
	
	
	
	
12,373
1974 	
2
10,500
1974 	
10
1,678,278
1973    ..
4
1,020
1973 	
10
201,407
	
OA025    Washroom, Locker Room
OA031    Kitchen
, Cooking Area
January 	
13
47,813
1
January ...
         46
216,277
7
l
February 	
5
91,055
	
February .
         39
203,649
5
	
March 	
4
6,415
	
March
45
126,084
3
	
April	
5
39,737
1
1
April 	
         53
292,792
2
1
May   	
9
16,248
May 	
         50
272,290
6
	
June 	
5
5,663
June 	
         59
180,648
4
3
July	
9
17,594
July 	
46
259,331
8
2
August  	
6
11,910
August —
         50
509,061
5
	
September —
5
900
September
38
452,856
4
1
October
4
6,200
October —
43
197,382
2
1
November 	
7
4,042
November
         50
280,794
1
	
December 	
1974	
11
83
30,800
1
2
December
1974 	
50
       569
349,419
3
50
2
278,377
3,340,583
11
1973
67
669,292
1
5
1973
599
1,814,519
37
7
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OA032   Laundry Area
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ...
February ..
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September .
October .	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
6
6
10
7
8
6
4
4
4
6
7
76
76
$
112,825
2,575
4,475
5,633
44,040
1,250
24,350
5,577
1,500
1,681
52,050
15,207
271,163
169,405
OA033    First Aid, Treatment Area
June 	
August
           1
1
1
500
50
3,000
1974
1973
3
1
3,550
50
OA034   Operating-room
1974 —
1973 	
           2
56
OA035   Electronic Equipment Room
January   3 1,925       	
February   2 2,450       	
April .    1 150       	
May  2 130
June   1 25       	
August — 1 47,400
September  1 100       	
October  1 25,500       	
November  1 1,000
December   2 32,000       	
1974
1973
15
10
110,680
270,900
OA036    Performance Area
January __  1 1,688        	
1974   1 1,688
1973   3 61,200
OA037   Backstage, Dressing-room
January   1 75       	
April  2 23,000       	
May —  1 25
1974   4 23,100
1973   — 2 350       	
OA038    Process, Manufacturing Area
January   2 1,267       	
February  2 4,460,000       	
March  2 5,700
April .— _ 1 500
May  3 26,015
June  _ 2 200       	
July    4 370,780       	
August  1 1,158       	
September  2 12,000
October    5 549,450
December   3 10,450       	
1974
1973
27
34
5,437,520       	
763,331 1
OA039    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January .
         42
687,773
	
7
February   .
18
335,830
3
March 	
25
202,994
April  	
30
720,787
1
1
May 	
31
248,556
5
3
June	
26
297,271
1
2
July	
         24
229,509
	
August 	
         30
279,837
2
1
September
         30
338,478
2
October
         33
419,257
4
November
         20
187,965
1
December
         25
1,320,096
4
1
1974 	
       334
5,268,353
17
21
1973 	
._       403
4,104,783
22
12
OA040    Storage Area
June 	
1
650,000
	
	
1974 .	
          1
650,000
1973 	
OA041
Product
March	
2
57,000
April	
            1
72,000
	
	
May 	
1
3,500
	
	
July —	
           3
585,000
	
	
October  ...
             4
57,892
December
           2
6,500
	
	
1974 	
          13
781,892
1973
10
OA042
122,957
Closet
January ....
           5
35,577
February  .
            4
14,645
March 	
           2
12,328
2
April  	
            1
1,000
May 	
5
23,054
	
	
June 	
4
40,347
July 	
           2
19,650
	
	
August  	
1
150
	
	
September
           1
86,140
October  ...
           5
1,690
November
           2
660
December
           3
12,798
	
-----
1974 	
35
248,039
2
1973
43
OA043   Suppl
262,377
ies, Equipment
January ....
          11
465,461
5
February  .
2
274,450
	
March 	
          11
287,063
	
April  	
6
226,252
3
May 	
          10
686,901
	
	
June 	
           5
3,887
July 	
           4
20,925
August  	
8
125,860
September
           3
14,868
	
October  ...
           7
48,350
November
           3
38,500
December .
           2
400
—
—
1974 	
72
2,192,917
8
1973	
         88
OA044
1,617,154
Records
2
2
August
1
18,000
------
	
1974 	
1
18,000
1973 	
5
23,525
—
	
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D 67
OA045    Shipping,
January ~
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
July	
October  .
1974 ....
1973 ....
Incidents
2
3
1
2
1
1
3
Receiving
Loss       Injured Dead
$
510       _	
8,722
15,000
74,103
5,000
8,100
5,660
13
22
117,095
363,637
Trash, Rubbish
3
5,650
2
2,040
1
200
2
125
1
200
1
75
1
1,500
1
25
12
9,815
17
56,675
OA046
January  	
March	
April  	
June 	
July 	
August _
September 	
October  	
1974 	
1973	
OA047    Vehicle (Garage)
January __  9 113,092
February  .. 15 50,267
March __ 9 12,340
April  23 49,378
May ..  - 22 477,836
June   14 219,188
July      15 80,226
August  _  18 67,014
September   18 46,414
October   _ 13 41,915
November   26 104,819
December   13 19,984
1974   195 1,282,473
1973  190 201,765
OA048
January 	
February 	
March  	
May 	
June  	
July    	
August  	
September 	
October 	
December  	
1974
1973
Agricultural Products
1
1
3
2
3
1
1
1
1
1
15
23
3,000
5,000
10,500
5,500
525,100
1,500
500
1,000
4,000
37
556,137
1,558,239
OA049    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February _
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August 	
September
October —
November
December
1974 	
1973 	
23
18
14
22
20
25
22
23
31
41
19
23
281
273
457,242
168,796
1,092,892
128,816
967,730
411,305
141,997
458,380
332,809
650,123
115,613
300,800
5,226,503
3,330,155
Service Facilities
OA051    Dumbwaiter, Conveyer Shaft
Incidents        Loss Injured Dead
$
January   1 400               	
May    1 1,000               	
August            1                   350         .—
September            1               1,000 —
1974   4 2,750               	
1973    2 3,000               	
OA052   Service Shaft
August    —. 1 1,200               	
October           1               2,650         —
1974   2 3,850               	
1973   3 17,650               	
OA053    Chute
February
March	
July
November
1974
1973
1
2
2
1
6
18
250
100
425
1,000
1,775
10,569
OA054   Pipe, Piping
January ._
December
1974
1973
1,000
150
1,150
2,500
OA055   Duct—Heating, Air-conditioning
January
March ...
650
200       	
1974
1973
4 850
5 34,997
OA056    Duct—Cooking
January 	
September	
1974 	
1973  	
250
1,000
1,250
700
OA057   Duct—Laboratory Fume Exhaust
February „
May  —
September
October 	
1974
1973
20,000
1,800
4,146
460
26,406
1,400
OA058   Chimney, Flue Pipe, Gas Vent
January ..
February
March	
April 	
May  __
June 	
July   	
August
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974 —	
1973 _...
15
2
8
12
6
5
2
5
8
8
4
6
81
75
61,095
23,062
9,975
33,776
25,575
19,750
25,040
955
4,650
21,975
1,550
15,300
242,703
143,532
10
10
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
OA059    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January _
February
March —
April	
May	
June   	
July	
August
September 	
October	
December	
1974
1973
$
4
27,300
1
200
2
18,356
2
26,000
2
16,146
3
45,700
5
501,950
3
70,075
8
75,704
2
8,181
1
1,000
34
790,612
48
419,731
OA060    Service and JEquipment Area
1974	
1973	
1,050
OA061    Machinery Room
January 	
February 	
March 	
April _
May	
June	
July
August	
September
October	
November
December
1974
1973
8
2
5
7
6
3
9
8
4
7
5
3
67
49
58,843
600
18,725
2,825
202,201
1,060
358,400
417,946
5,240
70,900
1,550
8,200
1,146,490
960,228
OA062    Heating Equipment Room
January	
February _
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
July
August	
September	
October 	
November	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
19
7
11
8
5
5
6
9
13
20
119
140
164,208
94,565
36,300
49,367
105,120
52,872
100,559
19,900
53,900
150,558
134,177
1,015,130
1,976,656
2,514,019
2
13
OA063    Transformer Vault
January 	
March 	
July   	
September
1974	
1973 	
176,144
110
6,000
5 182,254
5 432,200
OA064    Incinerator Room
April
May _
July
September
October	
1974 _
1973 ...
2,025
200
76
200
100
2,601
567
OA065   Maintenance Shop
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   3 290,634
February   6 33,198
March  4 18,546
April   1 1,500
May  4 12,470
June  4 11,750
July     4 11,825
August   _ 6 173,488
September  2 225
October  3 4,800
November   4 298,817
December   6 226,352
1974   47 1,083,605
1973   54 503,940
OA066   Paint Shop
January	
February ..
May 	
September
November
1974 	
1973
5,000
300,500
17,176
250
100
323,026
1,405,004
OA068    Projector Room
August   _. 1 50,000
1974    1 50,000
1973   1 190,000       _
OA069    Unclassified or Unknown
January   9 82,970
February  6 25,421
March  4 14,304       __
April  8 5,785
May  1 50       _
June   6 195,450
July     7 301,000       _
August   1 200
September . 7 698,700
October   4 119,575
November  5 63,224       	
December  2 28,000       	
1974
1973
60
50
1,534,679
731,339
Structural Area
OA071    Crawl Space
January -
February 	
March	
April	
May	
June	
August	
September	
October	
November 	
December 	
1974	
1973 ._—-
5
2
4
3
3
3
3
1
4
2
1
31
49
183,971
35,000
105,700
5,390
268,475
46,050
1,550
50
23,300
82,174
10,000
761,660
302,375
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D 69
OA072   Exterior Balcony
January 	
March	
May ,—
June	
July 	
September .
Incidents
2
1
1
1
1
1
1974	
1973	
Loss
$
2,150
49
48,000
1,000
225
10,750
62,174
12,430
Injured Dead
OA073    Ceiling and Floor Assembly
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
1 600               	
2 15,760 3
2 6,600 3
1 19,400
1 3,000               	
1 1,800               	
3 27,000       	
3 103,050        _
3 3,650
2 8,150
1 65
2 8,300
22 197,375           6
34 95,673            1            1
OA074    Ceiling and Roof Assembly
January	
February 	
March	
May	
June	
July   	
September 	
October	
November  .—
Dceember	
7,400
8,941
20,525
22,699
26,050
16,054
27,300
31,992
12,200
61,788
1974
1973 .
January _
February
March 	
May	
June 	
July
35 234,949
         36 668,050
OA075    Wall Assembly
August	
October	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973 .
11
77,036
1
13,000
3
11,250
2
6,500
4
3,128
1
18,000
1
10,530
2
1,030
3
15,500
4
12,600
32
15,500
38
116,182
OA076   Exterior Wall
January    2 125
February  3 300
March   4 650
April  10 3,539
May .  _  6 3,825
June  11 13,025
July     7 16,405
August   8 52,385
September  4 72,600
October   8 20,300
November   4 10,685
December  3 600
1974  70 194,439
1973   97 538,997
OA077    Exterior Roof
Incidents
January 	
February 	
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August 	
September 	
October _	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
1
2
2
5
11
5
6
3
2
1
1
47
60
Loss Injured Dead
$
812         	
46
1,150         	
400          :
1,990
27,875
4,754 	
147,600         	
375         	
1,200         	
5,000         	
300         	
191,502
134,671
OA078   Awning, Canopy
January 	
March 	
June 	
August 	
September ...
October 	
1974 	
1973 	
2
3
4
2
1
2
14
17
200
395
575
1,275
25
350
2,820
8,600
OA079    Unclassified or Unknown
January .   10
February   13
March   15
April  13
May   10
June   17
August   18
September   13
October   14
November   18
December   18
1974    169
1973   148
78,267
195,986
160,228
132,450
365,142       	
639,766
309,580
595,544
81,650 1
391,850 1
133,500   	
3,213,563
2,000,973
OA080    Vehicle Area
June 	
1974 	
1973 	
100
100
75
OA082    Engine Area
January	
February _
March	
April 	
May	
June — _.
July   	
August
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974	
1973	
54
31,965
	
50
49,404
	
	
57
40,508
	
	
66
41,022
1
—
74
38,123
	
92
93,874
	
1
91
81,804
	
1
88
91,449
	
104
70,502
1
	
71
43,054
	
	
72
26,346
	
68
67,313
2
—
887
675,364
2
812
820,378
6
	
 D 70
BRITISH COLUMBIA
OA083    Fuel Area
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February 	
March 	
April  _
May  	
June 	
July	
August _ 	
September 	
October  __
November 	
December  _
1974
1973
9
12
15
10
24
19
25
25
28
28
17
16
228
200
$
4,865
11,600 1
9,093 1
10,053
15,175 1
12,940
46,530
20,750 2
111,420 1
49,055
7,540
9,750	
308,591
304,908
OA084   Control Area
January  6 37,636
February   4 2,490
March  3 17,550
April   2 14,000
May    1 200
June   3 8,700
July     1 6,500
August  4 9,836
September   6 15,900
October   3 3,700
November   4 4,673
December    8 51,750
1974   45 172,935
1973   48 137,155
OA085    Passenger Area
January   39 35,116
February   32 49,250
March   27 26,021
April   30 11,035
May  58 56,387
June   54 31,244
July     53 40,380
August  56 66,013
September     55 45,706
October  38 52,397
November  35 32,358
December   33 21,787
1974    510 467,694
1973   357 259,441
OA086    Cargo Area
January 	
February ...
April 	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August	
September
October 	
November
December
1974
1973
4
4
5
7
10
5
11
11
5
6
6
74
61
5,150
1,775
5,987       	
5,863       	
63,440
5,160       	
8,960       	
1,425
9,900
12,770
23,150 1
143,580 1
130,179
OA089    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
16
30,254
February 	
20
45,766
March 	
42
194,158
April
44
92,705
May 	
June 	
July   	
August	
September
October	
November
December
1974	
1973 	
Incidents
63
61
63
62
57
52
41
35
557
329
Loss
$
195,621
220,623
98,243
148,815
185,985
264,852
85,242
140,802
1,703,066
910,189
Injured Dead
Outside Area
OA091    Open Area
January ..
February
March	
April
May
June
July
August 	
September
October	
November _
December ...
1974
1973
2
1
2
4
4
9
7
5
9
8
2
1
54
103
50
73
8,600
625
26,841
5,413
5,700
4,300
1,550
945
41,000
125
95,222
297,511
OA092   Court, Patio, Terrace
December  1 500
1974 .._..
1973 	
500
OA093    Parking Area
February  2 225
May  3 585
July     1 100
August   5 10,200
September   4 4,268
October    2 600
November  6 4,460
December    2 165
1974   25 20,603
1973    23 35,707
OA094    Storage Area
April 	
May 	
June 	
August 	
October .—
600
415
50
2,500
2,200
1974  _  10 5,765
1973   9 428,275
OA095 Trash, Rubbish Area
January  _... 5 1,595
February    2 10
March   _ 3 625
April   _... 1 45
May   6 76,651
June   16 3,575
July   2 50
August    _ 2 350        .
September   4 165
October    14 46,870
November   10 275
December   4 175
1974
1973
69
60
129,386
924,690
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 71
OA099    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February   	
March 	
April   	
May 	
June 	
July 	
Incidents
26
13
23
26
34
39
26
Loss
$
212,540
14,802
436,065
199,400
25,678
105,215
37,859
Injured Dead
Incidents
August           28
September          43
October         39
November           20
December          18
1974  ._ 335
1973   331
Loss Injured Dead
$
98,978         3
465,060         1
169,472 1           1
443,118 3
59,458
2,267,645
2,454,576
5
10
OC   Occupant of Area of Origin
OC000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January   229 766,315       	
February  169 1,360,901 1
March  ._ 192 401,619 2
April     228 374,120 1
May    302 581,990 1
June  316 662,463 3
July    297 864,654 3
August    308 757,045 2
September   342 1,733,420 2
October    276 944,445 2
November    215 556,570 4
December   213 534,464 1
1974 ...
1973 ...
3,087
2,862
9,538,006
6,510,640
22
23
OC001    Owner or Employee
January   228 2,129,467
February    153 5,916,682
March   186 2,335,660
April      204 1,432,507
May  :  194 4,586,866
June   221 2,970,629
July   162 2,438,867
August   198 2,607,502
September   178 1,692,839
October  172 1,914,958
November   199 2,300,805
December   205 2,973,700
1974   2,300 33,300,482
1973   2,670 25,239,776
109
117
OC002    Lessee, Renter, Guest
January  174 1,731,302
February    115 843,736
March   _ 131 603,269
April    121 867,411
May  _ 146 766,878
June   167 936,668
July      118 916,474
August    111 590,926
September   114 901,073
October    161 2,276,861
November    140 673,800
December   136 1,973,362
1974  _ 1,634 13,081,760
1973   1,587 8,333,971
125
144
18
3
14
7
16
7
3
12
4
11
4
10
4
12
1
7
2
7
2
6
51
51
15
3
12
7
12
2
17
3
8
4
3
6
8
3
10
2
4
2
7
6
7
4
22
6
48
55
OC003
January „
February
March 	
April  	
May 	
Maintenance Staff for Repair,
Renovation
15,350
20,000
1,000
58,000
9,500
July  _  3
August     5
September   4
October     6
November    2
1974   _ 33
1973    18
11,111
8,991
1,665
15,375
2,600
143,592
47,099
OC005    Trespasser
January   6 4,254
February   _ 5 16,700
March   3 2,500
April    3 109,038
May  _ 5 182,561
June   5 12,812
July  __  9 98,296
August    5 229,375
September   8 338,040
October     12 48,340
November  4 14,625
December   3 13,500
1974  ._ 68 1,070,041
1973  93 2,319,143
OC006    Unoccupied
OC004    Contractor on Premises
January  __ 4 8,450
February    2 60,000
March   3 16,352
April   -  1 10,500
May  _ 4 355,146
June  _ 2 225,000
July   4 3,275
August    2 6,200
October    3 28,600
November  2 3,000
December   1 10,000
1974  _ 28 726,523
1973    33 163,285
January _.
11
60,200
	
February  	
10
67,500
—
March 	
4
15,550
	
14
195,700
May 	
11
20,100
	
June 	
10
764,411
_.
July 	
11
27,756       	
_.
August   ...  	
10
22,150
_.
September 	
10
261,600
_.
October  	
12
90,150
__
November _
8
67,500
_
December
6
117
6,725
-
1974 	
1,599,342
1973 	
99
668,280           1
_
 D 72
BRITISH COLUMBIA
OC007    Vacant
Incidents
January   6
February   _ 4
March   15
April   9
May   12
June  _ 8
July   6
August   9
September   8
October    17
November   6
December   8
1974    108
1973  _ 120
Loss
$
32,450
2,400
79,165
14,165
35,175
26,028
39,111
38,769
34,672
53,985
85,500
130,350
Injured Dead
571,770
369,205
OC009    Unclassified
Incidents
January   6
February    8
March _ — 17
April   17
May   14
June     11
July    16
August  11
September   16
October   16
November   9
December   10
1974
1973
151
135
Loss
$
7,521
95,425
123,915
209,465
354,009
64,833
584.099
209,900
57,414
129,695
858,850
115,540
2,810,666
2,058,767
Injured Dead
13
OF   Outside Fire Protection
OF000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January .. .
221
728,151
1
4
February 	
171
1,295,056
3
	
March 	
166
332,757
2
	
April
199
337,523
	
	
May       	
241
847,053
4
4
June  —
267
644,554
2
1
July  	
225
492,833
1
2
249
540,353
4
2
September 	
267
1,043,037
2
3
October 	
225
860,990
4
November 	
211
377,532
4
5
December    	
175
463,729
1
	
1974     	
2,617
7,963,568
24
75
1973   	
2,787
5,496,374
27
9
OF001
January „
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
Municipal Hydrant Protection and
Fire Department
August 	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
349
235
315
333
383
394
337
339
342
361
310
321
4,019
3,955
2,460,109
6,183,188
2,549,915
2,089,168
5,518,745
3,589,500
3,508,438
3,178,268
3,218,633
3,106,462
2,655,252
2,340,252
40,397,930
26,478,414
25
24
12
30
15
13
20
16
10
11
15
20
211
235
7
9
2
4
1
7
2
9
5
8
6
8
68
82
OF002
February
July	
Municipal Hydrant Protection and
No Fire Department
August	
October	
December	
1974
1973 .
23,642
1,000
9
10
31,800
821,000
877,442
57,069
OF003    Municipal Fire Department Only
January  41 403,172
February   18 109,528 1           1
March    21 157,334
April   25 248,882 1            1
May     23 193,656 1
June    23 90,336 I
July  23 82,997                	
August  22 92,724 1
September  28 200,275       __	
October   33 430,719 2           2
November  24 212,941           1       	
December   35 1,246,135 3           1
1974  316 3,468,699 11           5
1973  334 3,036,400 13           3
OF005    Private Hydrant Protection and
Fire Department
January   7
February  6
March   6
April  8
May  7
June  5
July     3
August  1
September  5
October   8
November  6
December   12
1974  74
1973   74
73,700
28,241
158,600
90,400       __ 1
54,000
286,350
500,500    -
1,500    _
14,400
580,360       _       	
30,600               	
77,391 1
1,896,042
1,790,015
OF006
January _
February
Private Hydrant Protection and
No Fire Department
March	
April  	
May  	
June	
July	
August
December 	
1974
1973
3
2
2
3
4
6
1
3
1
25
19
109,000
16,300       	
11,550       	
290,152
42,494
565,956
60,000
34,000       	
15,000
1,144,452
2,084,571 1
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 73
OF007    Private Fire Department Only
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July  	
August
September
October	
November
December
1974
1973
OF008
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July   	
Incidents
Loss
$
njure
2
9,000
	
1
20,000
2
6,500
	
100
18,000
	
2,500
	
8,500
4,200
	
30,000
18,000
9,000
2
60,000
19
185,800
33
975,278
Vo Outside Fire Pro
tectic
30
560,810
3
25
423,289
3
21
168,346
3
18
88,040
19
141,852
2
28
331,811
	
21
240,575
	
August   	
September	
October 	
November   ..
December	
Incidents
28
23
27
19
24
283
269
Loss
$
400,452
345,680
305,394
273,350
388,181
Injured Dead
            1
2
1974 	
1973 	
3,667,780
4,393,920
11          10
11          12
OF009    Unclassified
January	
February 	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July
August	
September
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
14
411,367
1
10
284,100
	
	
20
194,028
2
12
126,641
	
9
76,425
	
3
16
151,837
1
	
14
88,800
3
1
14
219,361
	
1
14
168,698
	
18
168,684
1
14
1,004,575
	
	
9
345,953
4
11
1
164
3,240,469
7
136
1,398,115
5
3
PC   Property Complex
PC000   No Complex
April 	
7
108,993
1        	
May 	
8
14,685
1
January 	
___      468
2,115,532
17
12
June	
7
110,540
February
326
1,969,294
18
5
July	
6
4,775
March 	
377
1,348,156
11
	
August	
6
251,200
April  	
424
1,395,044
13
4
September    . ...
7
343,325
May 	
501
2,977,998
15
7
October 	
9
31,115
June  	
502
1,814,792
14
6
November 	
8
159,995
July 	
       432
1,837,871
8
5
December 	
6
570
August
September
2,059,048
2,112,864
17
10
480
9
4
1974            . .
81
1,283,291
2
October   —
       462
1,986,011
10
7
1973 	
73
2,433,385
1
November
.       402
1,047,535
11
8
December .
        372
5,230
1,716,467
7
150
6
74
PC021
Prison
, Penitentii
1974 	
22,380,612
try
1973 .—
.__.    5,371
20,549,425
168
55
January 	
2
11,250
PC011
Theatre
Studio, Auditorium
February     	
March  	
3,000
500
	
January .	
April  	
May 	
June  —
l
3
l
         i
1,688
13,150
2,500
4,750
	
	
June	
October  	
November
December 	
2
4,500
1,500
75
110,000
" i     Z!
August   	
October
1
2
9
50,000
4,500
—
—
1974 	
1973 	
9
7
130,825
194,125
i
1974 	
76,588
1973 	
16
117,926
	
PC022
Hospital, Medical C
''entre
PC012
Amusement Park, Exhibition and
Fair Ground, Stadium
January 	
5
225
February  	
2
100
January 	
         1
200
	
	
March  _
7
125
April  	
June 	
          1
2
1,175
10,500
	
	
April  	
May 	
4
4
1,005
1,030
—      —
June   .. ...
4
215
1974
1973
4
10
11,875
125,150
	
	
July  .	
August	
5
3
125
1,055
—
September 	
9
423
PC013    Educational Institution
October    .
4
65
	
(Nonresidential)
November
December 	
3
6
710
1,515
—
January 	
           4
150,175
	
	
	
February  ~
8
74,618
1974 	
56
6,593
March 	
5
33,300
	
	
1973 	
70
162,253
       	
 D 74
BRITISH COLUMBIA
PC032   Apartment
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January  —. 34 452,759
February     30 90,469
March   43 123,328
April   42 167,881
May   35 438,812
June   41 432,260
July   31 83,134
August   - 33 102,682
September   33 75,249
October    31 311,745
November   31 199,429
December   39 139,382
1974   423 2,617,130
1973   432 1,389,023
PC033   Hotel
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June	
July 	
August.
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
12
9
20
15
12
21
14
12
10
12
21
13
171
177
255,653
294,820
80,966
89,050
1,829,280
22,370
613,405
133,284
767,725
74,990
25,060
1,095,350
5,281,953
2,245,357
39
45
11
PC036    Educational Institution
(Residential)
February   1 2,000
March  2 100
April  _ 2 52,120
May   1 47,000
June  _. 3 677,000
July    3 8,596
August  1 400
September  3 1,030
October    1 100
November  1 75
December   4 1,225
1974   22 789,646
1973   16 137,298
PC037    Camp-site, Trailer Park
January 	
7
53,250
	
February 	
3
10,030
3
25,300
April 	
6
45,530
May	
4
7,950
i
June 	
5
23,450
	
July 	
2
3,150
	
August	
4
51,683
	
September	
3
8,000
	
October	
2
25,282
	
November	
8
29,765
December 	
13
151,100
—
1974 _
60
434,490
l
1973	
61
194,080
5
1
2
2
14
16
2
1
3
2
8
2
29
9
14
12
PC038   Indian Reserve
Incidents Loss
$
January   2 15,000
February    8 51,400
March   2 10,700
April  _  2 10,040
May    6 9,250
June      2 14,000
July   2 5,100
August  1 5,000
September  3 270
October     4 50,200
November   4 82,600
December   2 14,500
1974   38 268,060
1973   43 241,250
PC041    Office
Loss       Injured Dead
'. 4
1
5
15
February  _
March 	
April   	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September
October  _
November .
December
1974 	
1973 	
3
7
2
2
3
4
2
3
3
1
3
33
28
60,750
33,029
152,800
33,518
350
503,000
250,200
58,500
348,445
4,500
1,085
1,446,177
157,395
PC049   Multiple Occupancy
January 	
11
40,410
1
1
February   	
6
69,705
3
	
March	
6
19,792
	
	
April
5
88,500
2
1
May	
9
7,000
1
	
June   	
7
67,950
	
	
July 	
9
12,163
	
August
10
10,675
	
	
September  	
10
250,090
	
	
October	
11
101,240
November 	
9
370,815
	
1
December
11
104
425,933
1
8
	
1974	
1,464,273
3
1973 	
162
2,105,212
26
1
PC057   Shopping Centre
January      	
9
43,200
February     	
1
30,000       	
March	
5
71,560               	
April      	
2
20,500       	
May 	
5
28,850
June   	
11
589,853         	
July 	
1
26,000               	
August   	
2
51,165
September   	
9
10,366       	
October   	
9
207,500
November	
5
31,750       	
December 	
7
66
13,837       	
1974 	
1,124,581                	
1973	
33
604,654               	
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 75
February
March	
April	
August
September  	
October  .	
November 	
December	
1974
1973
PC058    Department Store
Loss      Injured Dead
$
208,000
1,000
200
30,200
300       	
100
383,200           3
200,000 -
11 823,000 3
16 529,525 1
Incidents
2
1
1
3
1
1
1
1
PC069    Manufacturing Complex
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July 	
August   	
September   	
October   	
November 	
December 	
10
13
7
6
13
8
12
11
12
11
4
15
1974        122
1973 —         105
348,567
4,831,200 2
13,400
329,452
473,110 1
785,501
577,304
416,529 2
572,661        	
627,412
251,065
179,700       	
9,405,901 5
4,285,202 4
PC079    Storage Complex
January	
February   _
March 	
April	
May 	
June   	
July 	
August   —
September
October   _
November	
December	
1974
1973
7
1
9
3
4
8
8
6
6
7
3
7
69
74
493,700
5,000
1,405,720
172,900
15,500
196,050
324,280
42,678
45,900
104,012
23,800
812,700
3,642,240
3,464,348 2
PC081    Park
June   _...
July .	
October
1974 ..
1973 ...
3
2
1
6
16
29,233
8,530
200
37,963
5,205
PC084    Waterfront Property, Marine
Terminal
February     1
May   2
June     6
July   3
August    3
September    1
October     1
November   1
1974   18
1973    18
19,500       	
365
20,000
508,000
106,300       	
1,800
116,629
2,700
775,294
149,425 2
PC085    Railway Terminal, Yard
February   .
June   	
August   	
September
December
Incidents
3
1
1
2
3
1974 	
1973 	
10
6
Loss
$
2,600
100
200
4,500
35,000
42,400
7,825
Injured Dead
March 	
April 	
June   	
July 	
August   	
September
October   _.
PC086    Car Park, Bus Terminal
200
50      	
1,000	
1,600       	
5,650
241        	
600
1,100
November	
1974
1973
10
10,441
8,375
PC087    Air Terminal, Airport
February
April 	
1974
1973
200,000
2,000
202,000
36,500
March ...
July	
August   .
October
1974 	
1973 ......
PC091 Laboratory
1 200
._         l 200
1 100,000
2 160
5 100,560
3 30,900
PC092    Farm
January    12
February     7
March   9
April   8
May   9
June       14
July   10
August      4
September     8
October     14
November  7
December   13
1974    115
1973   127
PC094
February     1
March    1
April   2
May    2
June     1
August     2
September  ._  2
October    _ 4
November   3
December _  2
1974
1973
1974
1973
20
28
41,621
30,535
25,645
142,034
67,250
114,400
73,262
38,450
93,786
239,000
90,500
276,250
1,232,733
971,636
Utility
3,102
10,000
22,100
2,562
500
8,875
13,700
2,133
56,003
4,800
123,775
206,591
PC097    Military Base
~      T     ~ 50
 D 76
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PC098    Nucleonic Complex
Incidents        Loss       I
tijure
August
December
1
           1
142,000
200
—
1974
2
142,200
26,000
1973
2
—
PC099
Unclassified
January
February _
March 	
82
         43
         46
732,079
427,221
376,009
__
3
Incidents
April 	
62
May	
72
June    	
88
July	
80
August	
65
September	
77
October
82
November ..
71
December	
62
1974	
830
1973      	
712
Loss
$
456,382
935,565
743,530
393,148
613,584
659,993
1,269,470
1,802,573
578,027
8,987,581
5,332,051
Injured Dead
1 —
2 —
1
2
1
4
21
22
14
14
PM   Property Management
PM000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January 	
February —
March 	
April 	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September  _
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
PM001
January —
February -
March	
April	
May 	
June 	
July	
August 	
September .
October 	
November .
December .
90
54
50
70
63
70
54
58
75
65
62
39
750
1,102
280,515
1,075,432
108,764
269,617
267,663
246,649
399,212
246,750
602,933
186,702
138,744
116,444
10
2
Government-owned and Leased
to Others
1974
1973
16
590,465
	
10
24,928
1
14
33,235
1
15
168,723
1
15
394,555
	
12
80,441
	
24
614,831
	
15
473,448
	
13
321,913
	
17
23,088
	
9
153,295
	
17
142,040
1
77
3,020,962
4
76
2,258,267
3
PM002
January _
February .
March	
April 	
May 	
June	
July
Government-owned and Leased
to Others
August	
September _
October	
November  -
December —
1974	
1973	
14
8
9
3
8
9
2
5
6
10
6
7
87
78
3,928
6,425
2,925
1,000
16,975
40,700
25
3,050
141,050
113,770
3,783
8,445
342,176
223,848
PM003
March .
April _
May	
June
July
Privately Owned and Leased to
Government
August	
October	
November .
1974
1973
1
2
2
1
2
1
3
3
15
12
75
900
365
100
500
20,000
4,100
170
26,210 1
79,251
PM004    On Consignment
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
55
56
1,075
15,500
38,900
33,800
3,350
15,150
6,800
10,790
130
130,225
390,050
6,200
651,970
608,085
PM005    Under Construction
January 	
February _.
March	
April 	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September.
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
7
2
1
1
2
1
3
1
3
3
2
1
27
28
34,620
69,500
5,000
2,500
950
200,000
9,025
200
21,130
7,200
25
10,000
360,150
245,843
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 77
PM006    Privately Owned and Occupied
January ..
February
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September	
October	
November	
December 	
Incidents
237
159
183
216
206
236
178
208
211
205
195
206
1974     2,440
1973     2,726
Loss
$
1,654,056
1,429,577
2,215,862
1,651,285
3,124,601
1,782,905
1,553,759
2,682,185
2,328,816
2,231,659
2,393,183
3,167,032
26,214,920
23,492,614
Injured Dead
13
13
5
13
14
11
5
6
7
7
7
13
114
133
3
4
3
7
5
7
2
7
54
57
PM007
January 	
February _.
March	
April	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August	
September .
October	
Privately Owned and Leased
to Others
November .
December .
1974
1973
167
1,724,701
15
3
120
5,400,616
14
7
137
702,437
11
2
126
895,344
17
4
145
1,322,594
6
2
182
1,804,857
4
7
125
2,092,694
16
2
124
598,423
12
2
108
736,186
4
1
161
2,127,569
5
6
144
1,312,170
6
3
142
1,036,247
14
124
4
1,681
19,753,838
43
1,541
10,044,070
125
51
PM008    Vehicle Owned or Leased
January -
February
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August	
September.
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents
108
93
118
134
204
191
206
214
223
168
137
137
1,933
.   1,483
Loss
$
307,831
136,745
224,706
135,767
213,811
293,591
269,187
295,538
383,514
391,554
144,310
232,209
3,028,763
2,002,101
Injured Dead
4
1
2
PM009    Unclassified
January  26 158,118
February  _. 22 224,621
March   34 247,126
April   27 111,870
May   40 1,547,361
June   34 1,198,451
July   25
August — 29
September  39
October  36
November  19
December   30
13
14
10
5
1974 	
1973 	
361
415
37,610
140,474
485,051
286,542
27,520
1,039,024
1
1
1
1
5,503,768
4,597,508
1
10
3
PR   Property Classification List
Theatre, Studio, Auditorium
PR000    Unknown
January _
February
March —
April 	
May	
June	
July
August	
September .
October	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
January 	
PR100   Assembly
1 100
1974
1973
1974
1973
100
5,000
78
259,067
46
1,069,406
	
36
63,732
51
157,332
1
52
244,854
47
224,054
	
35
72,442
	
37
225,166
1
45
556,976
41
155,114
2
30
62,064
	
28
88,244
	
526
3,178,451
4
918
1,724,882
3
PR111    Legitimate Theatre
April
May -
  2 300
PR112   Motion-Picture Theatre
  1 12,000
1974
1973
1
2,500
14,500
1,300
PR113    Drive-in Motion-picture Theatre
April   _ 1 150       	
1974 	
1973 	
1974
1973
150
PR114   Auditorium
4
115,476
PR115    Radio, TV Studio
1974
1973
June
1
25,918
PR119    Unclassified or Unknown
  1 4,750
1974 	
1973 	
4,750
Amusement, Recreation Place
PR121    Bowling Alley
August  1 3,000       	
1974
3,000
170
1973    2
PR122   Billiard Centre
May  1 5,000
August  1 3,600
December   2 78,000
1974
1973
86,600
 D 78
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October
1974
1973
PR123   Ice Rink
Incidents
1
Loss
$
50,000
Injured Dead
50,000
January __.
February   ..
March 	
April _. _
May 	
June   	
October   ...
November .
PR124   Amusement Centre
1,688
37,930
10,000
1,000
17,494
10,000
4,500
800
1974	
1973	
May 	
July	
August  	
September
9 83,412       	
          12 44,760
PR125    Swimming-bath
            1 25
            1 6,000
            1 4,500
            1 200
           4 10,725
           4 3,450
PR126   Ballroom, Gymnasium
            1 58,000
           1 13,000
            1 200
            1 150
            1 60,000
           2 200
           3 20,150
           2 50,300
1 500
1 565
14 203,065
6 297,575
PR127    Exhibition Hall, Exposition Hall
April               1 200        	
October              1 200
1974             2 400
1973             4 25,420
1974
1973
January	
February   .
March 	
April	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September
December
1974 	
1973 .	
PR128    Arena, Stadium
March	
April	
June	
September	
1974
1973
500
1,175
500
138,600
140,775
800
PR129    Unclassified or Unknown
September    1 500
1974
1973
500
2,840
School, College, University
PR132   Elementary School
January  ..
February
March
April
May 	
June   	
July 	
August   	
4
150,125
4
11,390
4
31,050
3
159,988
9
63,985
5
650,340
8
86,931
5
200,600
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
September     4 342,030
October     4 11,375
November   5 212,235               	
December    6 520               	
1974 _.  61 1,920,569           1           1
1973 _ _.... 45 1,861,459
PR133    Junior High, Intermediate School
January   1 100       —       —
February  2 24,148       —
March   1 300
April __  5 685
May    1 500,000               —
June     1 200
July   1 25
August   _.            1 500
September    2 700
October   _.  2 115
November _  1 60       —       —
December            1 50       —       —
1974      19 526,883       	
1973   22 237,225           1       	
PR134   Senior High School
February     4 50,130        -
March   1                        	
April              1 370 1       	
June     2 47,000
July  2 3,500       —        —
August  3 50,650        —
September     4 1,575       _	
October     2 2,200       __
November   2 200
1974   21 155,625           1
1973   12 33,634
PR135    Industrial Trade School, Technical School
October    _.          1 100       —       —
1974            1 100
1973 —   4 741,510         _
PR138    College, University
March            1 2,000       	
May          2 7,000       —       —
July            1 200       —
October              1 25
1974
1973
January 	
April 	
July  	
October	
November _
1974 	
1973 	
5
1
9,225
50
~lassi)
ied or Unk
1
3
1
1
1
2,544
3,106
7,811
13,000
2,500
7
6
28,961
133,148
Miscellaneous Assembly
PR141    Church, Chapel
February   	
300	
March 	
100       	
June   	
4,000       	
July	
3,015                	
August  	
225,000       	
September  	
800               	
October     	
937,632
November   	
50,000       	
December 	
200               	
1974
14
1,221,047
1973	
11
58,993
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 79
PR143    Church Hall
January
March    	
April
Incidents
2
1
_          1
Loss
$
45,050
10,000
600
Injured Dead
1974
1973 	
_          4
10
PR151
55,650
74,164
City Club
—
_..
March 	
April	
June
October 	
November
1
2
1
1
1
250
61,000
15
1,500
400
—
—
1974	
1973    . .
6
7
63,165
150,360
i
—
PR152   Country Club
May
August	
1
1
2,000
50
—
	
1974   ..     ..
1973	
2
2
PR161
2,050
4,364
Library
—
—
May	
1
150
—
—
1974 	
1973	
1
1
PR162
150
200
Museum
—
July 	
1
150
—
—
1974	
1973 	
1
150
—
—
PR163 Art Gallery
March            1 150
1974           1 150
1973               	
November
1974
1973
PR164   Historic Building
1 50,000
50,000
300
PR171    Restaurant
January 	
March	
April   	
May 	
June 	
July	
August 	
September
October 	
November
December .
1974	
1973	
4
3
2
3
3
3
4
6
7
6
4
45
41
27,442
42,050
35,500
245
89,000
11,000
34,808
132,700
98,631
188,700
18,800
678,876
383,999
PR172   Night Club
January 	
April 	
June 	
September
November .
1974 .
1973
38,500
202,662
8,000
86,140
72,974
8 408,276
3 36,281
PR173
Tavern
March
Incidents
1
Loss
$
9,000
Injured Dead
1974
1973     ..
1
.. . ..          4
9,000
30,500
—
PR174   Lunchroom, Drive-in
.    ....          2
27,000
22,000
6,000
1,700
413
33,953
4,500
1
June
July
1
1
           2
—
September
October 	
December
           1
           2
           1
.   .             10
z
1974 ....
95,566
434,163
1973 	
33
PR183    Bus Terminal
April 	
1
            1
50
—
—
1974 .	
50
500
1973  .	
           1
—
PR184   Railway Station
1974
—
1973 .	
           1
2,000
—
PR190   Miscellaneous
September
1
            1
30,000
	
—
1974 ......
30,000
1071
PR199    Unclassified or Unknown
2
8,500
1,900
200
250
7,445
8,000
—
February
April 	
July
September
December
1
1
1
           3
1
9
         15
—
1974
1973 —
26,295
10,810
—
PR200    Institutional
1974
1973
 _. 2 300,300        	
PR211    Prison, Penitentiary for Men
January 	
February ...
June	
September .
December .
225
26,000
4,500
1,700
60,000
1974
1973
92,425
17,800
February
March —
November
1974
1973
PR212   Prison, Penitentiary for Women
3,000       	
500
75
3,575
January 	
July 	
December
1974 ......
1973 	
PR213    Gaol
1               11,000
1        	
50,000
61,000
8,700
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PR214   Reformatory, Juvenile Detention Home
Incidents
Loss
$
250
Injured Dead
January              1
	
	
July           1
75
—
_....
1974  .          2
325
	
1971
PR217   Police Station
January            1
60
—
—
1974            1
60
	
	
1973            4
1,600
—
—
PR221    Home for the Aged With Nursing Staff
February            1
50
—
—
March  .          1
10,000
—
—
April              1
30,000
2
—
June            1
100
	
—
September           1
368
	
—
November           1
1,050
	
1
1974  .          6
41,568
2
1
1973   .          6
2,355
	
—
PR222   Home for the
Aged Without Nursing
July  -.          1
3,500
	
—
August            1
1,200
November                   1
25
	
—
1974           3
4,725
	
1973            7
4,292
	
—
PR231    Children'.
Home, Orphanage
1974
1973            2
11,833
	
—
PR232    Chile
-care Hospital
June            1
200
	
—
1974           1
200
	
	
1973         .          1
400
	
—
PR240   Hospital,
Sanitorium,
Clinic
July               1
54
—
—
1974              1
54
	
	
1973
PR241
Hospital
January          5
225
	
	
February          3
1,650
1
.—
March                          9
575
	
	
April                            4
1,005
	
	
May         ..                    4
1,030
	
	
June          2
15
	
	
July                             5
475
	
	
August          2
55
.	
	
September          9
205
	
	
October          4
65
	
	
November           3
710
.	
	
December                    5
1,015
—
—
1974          55 7,025 1
1973          66 2,520 1
PR242   Sanatorium, Sanitarium, Nursing or
Convalescent Home
1974 	
PR245
Incidents
          2
Clinic
Loss       Injured Dead
$
1973 .. -
650       	
PR299    Unclassified or Unknown
July 	
August   	
September
October   ...
1974 ...
1973 _
1
1
1
2
1,000
1,000
100
25,000
5
6
27,100
14,265
Residential Property
PR310   One- and Two-family Residence, Duplex
March _ _ 1 200       	
1
1974
1973
200
PR311    Dwelling, Year-round Use (One Family)
January           187          1,097,552 14
February   __        123            758,477 13
March         142            640,493 8
April         155            709,869 11
May          138            674,304 14
June           163            781,969 7
July _ _        122            754,668 3
August            136         1,290,524 5
September        124         1,005,555 7
October           163          1,073,156 4
November        149            873,379 7
December        159         1,625,800 6
1974     1,761        11,285,746 99
1973  _    1,568         6,222,078 102
PR312   Dwelling, Seasonal Use—In Season
(One Family)
February .	
.. .          1                     50
	
1974     ...                 11
1973 ....                      6
PR314   Dwelling, Year-rt
January             .          1
March                          1
December .          2
1974 ...          4
1973                ,;          3
75,600
93,899
lund Use (T\
25
100
5,500
vo Fam
1
ly)
February 	
.. .          1                     50
1974
1973 	
1                     50
December _
PR244   Mental Hospital
2                   650       	
1974      ...
?                   650
5,625
9,200
1973 	
2                6,568
'
January	
April
May	
June
September  .	
October
November 	
December	
1
1
1
4
2
3
1
1
2,500
100
1,000
44,585
9,300
28,000
15,000
12,000
".            1
1
1974	
1973
14
26
112,485
145,457
             2
4           2
PR313    Dwelling, Seasonal Use—Off Season
(One Family)
March
April	
July      	
September	
November .
December	
2
3
1
1
3
1
6,000
23,000
35,000
2,000
8,600
1,000
        	
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 81
PR316   Dwelling, Seasonal Use-
(Two Family)
-Off Season
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February   	
March 	
April .	
May	
June   	
July	
August   	
September  	
October	
November	
December	
1974 	
1973	
14
5
4
2
8
2
7
9
6
8
6
5
76
93
$
123,386
3,360
19,825
1,097
29,012
5,250
52,084
83,000
1,530
19,737
49,125
6,035
393,441
579,743
5
13
1
10
PR319    One- and Two-family Residence, Duplex-
Unclassified or Unknown
February     1 12,380
June              1               1,000 1
August    1 200       	
September            2               3,250 __.
November   1 100       	
December   3 26,550       	
1974 .._
1973 __
43,480           1
5,044	
PR320   Apartment, Tenement, Flat
January 	
November
1974
1973
75
300
375
PR321    One or Two Units With Business
February   	
March 	
April	
May	
June   	
August	
September 	
October	
1974
1973 .
2
2
1
2
3
1
3
1
15
13
169
190
10
400
31,075
2,950
336
100
35,230
95,867
PR323   Three to 20 Units With Business
January
March _
April 	
May —
June   	
July —
August
September  .	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
4
1
7
4
4
7
5
6
6
56
24
331,800
44,573
60,775
700
3,325
1,143
500
21,000
5,850
100,027
60,957
630,650 11
92,305 1
3
2
4 1
PR324
January	
February   .
March 	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August  —
September
Three to 20 Units Without Business
6
21
20
27
21
21
22
14
24
11
65,319
37,284
56,517
94,116
61,681
321,897
5,756
63,065
46,697
October 	
November 	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents
22
19
27
249
202
Loss
$
45,005
18,010
87,531
902,878
838,038
Injured Dead
1
23
18
PR325    Over 20 Units With or Without Business
January   22 58,572
February  21 55,368 5
March   13 38,802
April   22 34,510 1
May   20 389,187 1
June     21 153,143 1
July   14 81,730       	
August     11 179,795 3
September  12 3,375 1
October     13 267,650 1
November  11 34,669 3
December  15 364,756 4       _
1974 	
1973 	
195
244
1,661,557
813,524
20
44
PR329    Apartments, Tenement, Flat-
Unclassified or Unknown
1974              	
1973   1
50
PR331    Four to Eight Roomers or Boarders
January 	
February   .
March 	
April	
May .	
June	
July	
August	
September
October  _.
November
December
1974
1973
1
2
5
1
6
2
3
2
4
1
4
2
33
52
200
750
10,288
200
9,125
1,800
455
3,000
777
5,000
15,473
6,200
53,268
172,397
PR332   Nine to 15 Roomers or Boarders
July
September
1974
2
1973
10
1974
PR340 H
1973 ..
3
4,879
100
4,979
43,380
75
PR341    Year-round Use
January  .
February
March	
April .	
May 	
June	
July 	
August _
September
October 	
November -
December -
1974	
1973 _	
12
11
16
14
12
23
12
14
6
9
21
14
164
183
251,742
294,970
82,791
51,098
1,829,505
23,910
630,705
126,857
501,335
72,490
5,120
1,045,705
4,916,228
2,859,221
11
29
26
10
14
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
PR342   Seasonal Use—In Season
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
March  	
November
1974	
1973	
Loss
$
20,000
20,000
258,148
PR343
December	
1974	
1973	
Seasonal Use—Off Season
1 50,000
50,000
PR344    Transient Dormitory Type
1974 .
1973 .
PR351
1
229
January 	
March	
April	
May 	
June   	
July  	
August 	
September
1974	
1973 	
Fewer Than Three Units
6,900
6,500
500
4
1
1
2
1
1
4
1
15
12
3        	
12,800
500
1,000       	
8,469 2
250
36,919 5
16,640
PR352    Three to 20 Units
January _
February ...
March  	
April 	
May  	
July
August	
September	
October 	
November  	
1974 .
1973 .
January
April 	
May	
June
7
2
1
3
4
2
3
4
2
1
29
20
34,239
2,030
300
6,400
12,450
4,100
13,177
264,476
4,500
600
342,272
123,791
PR353    Over 20 Units
3 6,600
2 192
August  	
September	
December	
1974
1973 .
2
1
1
3
1
13
13
4,000
700
3,000
2,050
5,000
21,542
158,455
1
August
PR359   Motor Hotel, Motel-
Unclassified or Unknown
  1 300
1974 __  1 300         _
1973  _..          	
PR361   School, College, University Dormitory
March    1 50
April     1 120
July   2 870 	
November  1 75 	
December   2 1,025 	
1974
1973 .
2,140
150
PR362   Fraternity, Sorority, Social Club
1974
1973
1,000
March .
PR364   Military Barrack
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
1 1,500       	
1974
1973
1,500
14,000
PR365    Convent, Monastery, or Other Religious
Dormitory
1974     _         	
1973   _ 1 250       	
PR366   Bunkhouse and Workers' Barrack
January _
February
April
May	
October	
December 	
4,000
43,500
61,000
5,500
100
5,000
3
1974   11 119,100 3       —
1973   9 75,000       	
PR371    Mobile Home One- or Two-family Unit
January   11 75,800               _
February  — 6 44,530 —
March  8 83,574
April  _ 7 39,771 1
May -  7 18,700
June    3 37,000       	
July   4 35,550
August  7 91,359
September  5 41,000       	
October  5 41,575               _.
November  10 96,765               _.
December  10 106,200 4
1974  _. 83 711,824 5
1973    93 593,997 3
PR372    Travel Trailer
January .—  5 21,426 —       —
February  3 12,300       	
March   2 13,800       	
April _ _ 1 4,500               —
May  1 1,800               _
June  - 2 1,800       	
August  - 1 4,500               _.
October   1 2,100 1       _.
November  2 3,000 —       _.
1974
1973
18
20
65,276
97,577
PR373    Camping Trailer
January    1 164
February  3 907
March  3 9,000
April  _ 2 115
May  1 75
July .—  2 5,125
August  1 200
September  1 2,200
November  2 4,597
December   2 9,500
1974  - 18 31,883
1973   18 28,829
PR374   Motor Home
January   1 7,000
May   2 12,250
June    1 100
August  3 28,550
1974
1973
7 47,900
7 36,078
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 83
PR375   Mobile Camp
January
March ...
1974
1973
May .
November
1974
1973
Incidents
Loss
Injured Dead
$
Incidents       Loss
Injured Dead
1
350
	
	
$
1
200
—
—
March
1
250
70,000
—
2
550
	
1974 	
3
70,250
1973  	
           6
3,050
PR376   Houseboat
1
8,000
PR417
Post Office
1
3,000
—
—
June 	
July
1
1
100
—
—
2
11,000
	
1
400
1974
           2
600
	
	
1973
           3
3,600
—
—
PR379   Mobile Home, Trailer-
Unknown
■Unclassified or
November .
December .
1974
1973
1,000
200
1,200
35
PR399   Residential Property, Unclassified
January 	
February ...
March	
April 	
May _
June  	
July 	
August	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
13
7
4
2
3
5
8
5
12
11
7
3
80
385
120,900
19,643
11,707
1,588
3,000
17,900
21,250
21,316
98,050
47,729
67,465
3,050
433,598
1,886,326
2
15
PR410   Office
1973   1 3,780
PR411    General Business Office
1974
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September	
October	
November .	
December	
1974
1973
2
5
1
1
2
5
3
3
2
3
2
1
30
30
550
65,550
25
152,500 5
33,518       	
99,250
500,500       	
258,700       	
11,600       	
348,695
254,500
1,000
1,726,388
201,046
PR412    Civic, Federal, or Provincial
Government Office
February _
August	
December
1974 ...
1973 ...
1,642
20,000
235
21,877
1,275
March .
June 	
July __
1974
1973.
PR413 Bank
1 4,500
4 6,255
1 76
10,831
340
PR414   Medical, Health, Research, or
Scientific Office
PR421    Barber or Hairdressing Establishment
February _ 1 150       —
October
1
300
1974   2 450       _..
1973  _. 1 300       _..
PR422   Beauty Parlour
March  1 182,000
April  _ 1 200
November  1 600       —
1974  _ 3 182,800       _..
1973    1 3,000       _..
PR499 Unclassified or Unknown
January   1 3,000
February _. 2 22,250
March  2 19,500
September  2 47,000
October  1 150       __
December _  1 50       —
1974   9 91,950
1973 _. 17 170,096
1974
1973
April
June .
PR500   Mercantile
Z      i
October
1974
1973
3,000
PR511    Supermarket
2 3,200
1 35,000
1 8,000
1 8,000
49,200
3,102
PR512    Market, Grocery Store
January
April —
May	
June 	
September .
November .
1,900
500
50
1,178
1,000
1,100
1974  _ 12 5,728
1973   15 177,720
PR513 Specialty Food Store
January   1 250
February _. 1 28,000
May  1 16,000
June   1 49,000
July   3 1,450
September  1 14,618
October  3 1,200
November  2 15,000
1974
1973
13
2
125,518
1,040
 D 84
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PR514    Liquor, Beverage Store
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
1974  _.    	
1973   2 55,200
PR516   Delicatessen
January   1 100               	
May  1 25,500
1974   2 25,600
1973  _. 4 101,688
PR521    Clothing Store
January   1 100               	
March  1 52,000
April  1        _
May   2 77,336
September  1 300               	
October   1 400               	
November  1 850               	
1974   8 130,986               	
1973  _.        11 268,985               	
PR522    Clothing Accessories, Shoe Store
April  1 3,500       	
June _ 1 35,000               	
October   2 2,250       —       —
1974    4 40,750               	
1973                      	
PR524    Tailor, Dressmaking Shop
1974  _         	
1973  _. 1 400
PR526   Dry Goods Store
January   2 4,033       —       —
September  2 1,050       —       	
November  1 7,500       —       	
1974  _. 5 12,583               __
1973   5 24,719       __       	
PR529   Textile, Wearing Apparel Sale—
Unclassified or Unknown
1974  _                            	
1973   1 50               	
PR531    Furniture Store
August — 1 10   _—
September  1 500   	
October  ...... 2 12,600   	
December   3 840,100   	
1974  _. 7 853,210               	
1973  _. 7 37,016
PR532 Appliance Store
February  _. 1 16,000       _....       	
March  1                   200
October  1 11,000               	
December   1                       	
1974  _. 4 27,200               	
1973  6 3,818 1       	
PR533    Hardware Store
May  1 175,000
1974  _. 1 175,000
1973  _. 1 7,660               	
PR534    Music Store
May   2 81,500
October   _ _ 1 25               	
1974  3 81,525       	
1973                            	
PR535    Wallpaper, Paint Store
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
June     1 50,000               	
1974   1 50,000       	
1973                	
PR536   Rug, Floor-covering Store
June  1 76,609               	
September  1 120,000       	
1974  2 196,609       	
1973 	
PR539   Furniture, Appliance, Hardware Sales—
Unclassified or Unknown
October     1 46,255       	
1974  1 46,255       	
1973                   	
PR541 Book, Stationery Store
January  1 104               	
March  1 25       	
April  1 65,862       	
October     2 3,225       	
1974  5 69,216       	
1973                	
PR542   Newsstand, Tobacco Shop
September  1 8,116       	
1974    1 8,116       	
1973    1 25
PR543 Drug Store
February     1 6,813 	
March  1 1,000 	
May  2 23,400         	
1974  4 31,213       	
1973   1 24,500       	
PR544   Jewellery Store
1974                      	
1973   2 200               	
PR545    Gift Shop
1974 _—                    __       	
1973   1 12,932
PR547 Florist Shop
February              1 600          .
March _            1 500  .       	
April            1 4,000	
September             1 200 	
December           2 3,170         	
1974   6 8,470	
1973    5 14,000               	
PR551    Hobby, Toy Shop
1974             	
1973    1 10               	
PR552   Sporting Goods Sales, Bicycle Sales
and Repairs
May   1 70	
October     2 100,000               	
November  2 396,200 3       	
December  1 12,000             	
1974  6 508,270 3       	
1973   1 950                .
 REPORT OF '
PR553    Photographic Supply Sales and Stud
Incidents        Loss       Injured
$
January            1               4,402
THE FI
ios
Dead
~ i
l
RE MARSI
January _
May 	
June   	
July
August  —
September
October
November
December
1974	
1973
PR!
March
April
May	
October
November
1974
1973
PR
January
March 	
August  	
November
1974
1973	
December
1974
1973
July
1974
1973
March
June
July 	
August
1974
1973
PR579   A
August  .
1974
1973
February
September
October   _
1974
1973
January _.
1974
1973	
June   	
December
1974
1973	
IAL, 1974
PR573   Mote
Incident
           6
            4
           8
3
           1
           2
1
3
2
r-vehicle Repairs
3        Loss       In
$
31,778
452,675
93,900
68,025
405
47,000
D   85
jured Dead
~        i
Sales
ales
1        	
1
~~1       __
Service—
1
1974 	
1973 	
PR5
1                4,402
1              23,000
54    Garden Supply Store
1                   500
1              75,000
January     	
August
15,075
29,900
738,758
1,265,015
icle and Trailer.
200
15,995
150
90,000
257,000
363,345
17,978
hide Accessory S
450
3,000
40,000
2,100
45,550
42,850
Boat Sales
200
1974                           2              75,500
1973                          1                  160
PR555    Retail Lumber Sales
August       ..          1                2,500
_         30
25
74   Motor-vel
1
2
 1
2
2
1974 	
1973
1                2,500
1
Pet Store, Animal Hospital
1                   500       	
PR556
January    	
           2
8
575    Motor-ve
1
           2
 1
            1
1974	
1973	
PR561   J
1                   500
1 500       	
"urnlture Repair or Upholstery
Without Sales
2 75,000           1
1                6,000       	
July
December	
5
5
PR576
            1
1974     	
3              81,000           1
2                3,182
63    Laundry, Self-service
1 8,700
2 1,450	
3 3,050
1                   100       Z
1                   150
1                    100
1973 	
PR5
January
March
June	
1
1
PR577   Marti
1
200
150
le Service-station
500,000
500,000
100,000
r-wash Facility
1,200
800
500
200
July
August	
September	
October
1
1
PR578    Ca
1
1
1
           1
4
totor-vehicles,
Unclassified
1
1974	
1973
PR566
10              13,550
10              61,219           1
Home Maintenance Service
1                3,000       	
June	
2,700
Boats, Sales ana
and Unknown
50
1974 	
1973	
PR567
1 3,000
Maintenance Shop, General
2 1,270       	
March   	
1
PR581   De
1
           1
           2
4
5
PR582    Vari
           2
50
uartment Store
180,000
1,500
41,675
223,175
302,525
•ty Store—Small
85
1974	
1973
2                1,270       	
PR5"
January	
February
March
April	
May
June       	
1   Service-station, Public
2                1,750
2                8,198
2 19,026       	
1 46,400
3 53,300
4 200,785
2 22,000
1 75
2 51,200       	
3 125,550
2                   250
1              79,302
25            607,836
16            240,263           1
July	
August  	
September	
October   	
November
December  .	
2
            1
PR583    Vari
1
           1
85
69,500
'ty Store—Large
85,000
200,000
285,000
134,650
1974     	
1973     ..
2
           3
 D 86
BRITISH COLUMBIA
PR589   Department, Variety Store—
Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents
1974
1973
Loss
$
Injured Dead
55,000
PR590   Miscellaneous Mercantile
1974
1973
70
PR592    Trade Supply Sales
May   1 50
June   1 175 	
October    1 30 	
December   1 700 	
1974   _. 4 955
1973   1 75
PR593    Builders' Supply Sales
1974                	
1973  2 221,000       	
PR594    Restaurant Supplies and Services
1974
1973
1
30,948
PR599    Miscellaneous Mercantile-
Unclassified or Unknown
January   4 31,100
February   1 250
March  4 1,265
April   1 20,000
May   3 1,650
June   5 348,330
July   2 48,800
August  6 81,738
October  3 60,250
November  3 2,250
December  1 200       _
1974
1973
33 595,833
26 324,500 1
PR600   Industrial Manufacturing Properties
November  1 47,900               	
1
1974
1973
47,900
PR611    Basic Industrial Chemicals
August	
December
—
1
1
200
1,000
1
1974 	
1973 	
2
1
1,200
12,410
1
PR613
Plastic
February	
July  	
1
1
4,432,000
270,000
	
1974 .	
2
1
4,702,000
250,000
1973	
1
PR614    Plastic Products
February
March	
December
—
2
1
1
4
1
20,400
1,500
5,500
	
1974
1973
27,400
4,500
	
PR615    Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Inks,
Waxes, Adhesives
Incidents        Loss Injured Dead
$
May  2 2,700       	
July   1 8,100
August  1 9,000 1        	
October  1 8,862               —
1974 — 5 28,662 1       	
1973   2 22,100               	
PR617    Petroleum Refineries
May...  1 2,000       	
July            1                  500 —       —
October   1 500,000               	
1974  _. 3 502,500
1973   2 6,377               	
May .
PR618    Asphalt, Coal Products
  1 500
1974
1973
500
21,000
PR621 Sawmill, Planlng-mill
January   6 236,719
February  5 351,641
March  5 67,000
April  4 445,752
May  5 918,928
June  - 7 570,456
July   7 262,974
August  8 461,441
September  7 58,452
October  3 37,200
November  2 1,000       .
December  4 155,000
1974
1973
63
68
3,566,563
2,664,930
PR622    Wood Cane Container, and Small Wares
Z    1 10      	
1974
1973
PR623    Wood Products, Furniture, Fixtures
March
June
September
October	
1974
1973 —-
2,000 _..
5,100
1,000 __
8,950 _..
17,050
1,100
PR624    Upholstered Furniture, Bedding
February  1        -       —
March  2 42,129
June   1 25       —
August  1 800
September  1 4,146       —
1974 	
1973  	
6 47,100
3                1,535
PR625
Paper, Pulp, Paperl
January 	
October 	
1 50,000
1 18,000
1
December 	
2              14,500
1974 	
1973 	
5 82,500
6 133,150
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 87
PR626   Paper, Pulp, Paperboard Products
May	
December
1974
1973
Incidents
Loss
$
23,515
7,000
30,515
8,550
Injured Dead
PR627   Newspaper, Magazine, Printing and
Publishing
1974        	
1973  2 7,000       	
PR628 Printing, Publishing
April   1 1,000
May  2 70,000
July    1 268,370
1974 .
1973
339,370
80,000
PR629    Wood, Furniture, Paper, Printing—
Unclassified or Unknown
October  1 100
1974           1                   100
1973       	
PR631   Basic Iron and Steel
April            .   ..          1                   500
July           1                6,000
December       —          1                  400
	
1974           3                6,900
1973                    7              56,299
PR632   Basic Nonferrous Metals
March             1               4,200
	
1974                           1
1973             4
PR633   Basic
March            2
May            1
June           1
4,200
377,500
Metal Products
5,900       	
9,300
1,500
	
1974                   4
1973            21
PR634
January            .          1
February              2
16,700
238,832
Machinery
699       	
40,000       	
12,000
17,000
27,417           1
21,703
2,275       	
78,000       	
7,000
22,600       	
	
April               .—          1
May                .           4
June   ...                       2
July          2
August                      2
September             1
October .        —         2
	
1974 18            228,694           1
1973        . .            10           106,897          1
PR635    Electrical Equipment
August          - -          1               1,158
1974                         1
1973           1
1,158       	
200       	
	
PR636   Electrical and Electronic Appliances
January  1 1,650      —
May  1 200       —
July  1 1,600       ,—
1974
1973
3,450       	
6,500       —
Food Processing
PR641    Slaughtering, Preparation,
Preserving of Meat
March   	
August 	
October  ...
November
1974.
1973 .
Incidents
1
1
2
1
Loss       Injured Dead
2,000
1,500
300
500
4,300
10,050
PR643    Canning, Preserving of Fruits and
Vegetables
November   1 8,000       	
1974 .
1973 .
8,000       	
355
PR644    Canning, Preserving of Fish, Sea Foods
January   1 600       	
June
August
1974
1973 .
20
200
820
PR645    Grain Mill Products Manufacturing
January   1 1,000       	
1974
1973
1,000
250
PR646   Bakery Product Manufacturing
February  _. 1 30,000
August _. 1 300       	
1974
1973
1974
1973
  2 30,300
3 75,300
PR649    Unclassified or Unknown
  1               	
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
PR651   Distilling, Rectifying, Blending Spirits
1974 	
1973 	
1974
1973
1 2,000
PR653    Breweries
1 270
PR662   Wool—Spinning and Weaving
1974
1973
1 3,500
PR669    Textiles—Unclassified or Unknown
January   1 500       —
1974   1 500       	
1973     — 	
March
PR671    Footwear
1 1,000
1974
1973
December
1,000
PR672   Wearing Apparel
1 150
1974
1973
150
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PR675   Fur Products
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
April   1 100               	
1974  _. 1 100       	
1973   3 12,025
PR677    Rubber, Rubber Products
February   1 28,000       _.„.       —
June  _. 1 2,500       	
1974   2 30,500               	
1973   4 218,045               	
PR681    Shipbuilding and Repairing of
Vessels Over 65 Feet
March _         23 4,750
1974   2 4,750               	
1973   8 33,825 2       	
PR682    Boat-building and Repairing of
Vessels 65 Feet and Under
June _ 1         — —
July  2 304,500   	
August   3 8,288
September  1 800 — —
October  1 300 — —
November  2 2,903 _.... —
1974 ..—  10 316,791                	
1973   5 1,135,271                	
PR683   Railway Equipment and Assembly, Repair
1974          	
1973   2 1,050               	
PR684    Motor-vehicle and Assembly
January   1 108 —       —
May  2 520
June   1 750 —
July   1 600
September _.  5 20,350 —       —
December   3 12,700         	
PR699    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February   	
April	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September  	
October   	
December 	
1974
1973
Incidents
7
3
2
2
1
2
3
1
2
6
29
32
Loss
$
58,580
15,000
70,900
30,000
600
31,550
2,750
15
58,000
1,800
269,195
153,661
Injured Dead
Agricultural Products
PR711    Seeds, Beans, Nuts, Grain Storage in Bulk
January 	
May	
July 	
December _
1974
1973
23,000
6,000
1,000
50
30,050
1,251,000
1974    13 35,028                 	
1973   5 118,795
PR686    Aircraft and Rocket and Assembly, Repair
1974 - -                           	
1973   1 5,000
PR689    Vehicles and Related Equipment—
Unclassified or Unknown
1974                             	
1973   3 150
PR696   Laundry and Dry Cleaning
January   2 1,100   —
February    1 3,102   _.
April    1 500         	
May  1 50,000         	
June  2 2,000   _.
July  1 100         	
December   1 100   _
1974   9 56,902
1973   8 130,610               	
PR698
April	
August	
October   _
November
1974
1973
Toy, Sporting Goods
1 2,000
2 20,898
2 68,100
1     35,000
PR712   Boxed, Crated or Packaged Storage
June     1 500,000
125,998
126,950
1974
1
500,000
1973
PR713
Loose
or Bagged Storage
Tnn«
1
1
15,000
1
1
—
1974 ...
15,000
1973
1
53,000
	
PR715    Livestock Storage
January
8
16,521
February   	
3
10,500
March  .	
3
10,500
April	
4
70,000
	
May
5
57,912
June
8
62,900
1
July
4
9,700
	
August   .
3
3,100
September 	
4
24,000
Octnhe.r
2
94,500
November	
2
461,580
1
December	
6
52
31,187
1
—
1974
461,580
1973    	
76
665,542
2
—
PR716
Agricultural Supply Storage
March
1
6,500
April
1
500
Junfi
2
8,800
July  ..
1
450
August     . ..
2
7,900
September	
2
43,805
October	
3
8,800
November	
1
15,000
December	
4
162,500
—
—
1974
17
254,255
1973
11
56,945
	
—
PR719
Unclassified or Unknown
1974
1973 .
1
28,800
	
	
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Industrial Storage
PR724   Baled Jute, Hemp, Flax, Sisal, Other
Mixed or Blended Fibres
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
March                          1             23,772
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PR752    Wood Products
Incidents        Loss       Injured
$
1574	
ii     ii ii    ii    iiiii    ii    mi i!  i ii Him   si in   ii    ii ii   iii    I
1973                1                   100
PR753    Furniture
1974              ...          1              23,772       .   .
1973 .                       1         	
PR725    Cloth and Yarns
1974
1974   -           1               10,000
1973            1               16,500
PR755    Rolled Paper, Newsprint
1974            	
1973 1                   600
PR726    Wearing Apparel, Garments, and
Finished Textiles
1974     	
1973             —          1                   100
PR756    Paper and Paper Products
October           1                  100
December      .  .          1                  100
1973 ....                      1                     30
PR727   Leather and Leather Products
December                    1               8,000
1974          2                  200
1973                     .               	
PR757   Felled Timber, Log Storage
January           2             60,000
February            1                    100       	
May            2             60,000
July    ..           2              36,780
1974             1                8,000               	
1973            1                     52               	
PR731    Packaged Foodstuffs
1974
1973                            1              25,000                    	
PR732   Canned, Bottled Food or Soft Drinks
March            1             50,000
June                   1                  650         ....       	
September           1                  200       —
1974               8            157,080
1973                  3            140,350
PR759    Wood, Furniture, Paper and Product
Unclassified or Unknown
July                        1                4,500
1974                           2              50,650            	
1973                            1         1,725.000
PR733    Loose or Bagged Processed Foods
January     ..         1                  892
February                      1               5,000
September 1                  400
November                    1            307,573
1974              1                4,500
1973                         . .          	
PR761    Basic Industrial Chemicals
1974	
1973              1            750,000
PR762   Hazardous Chemicals
April             1             160,000       	
1974                           4            313,865            .       	
1973  ..
PR735    Cold Storage
March                   1                  100              __
April                          1               10,500
May           1             140,423               	
1974            3             151,023          	
1973     .                      1
1974 .                        1             160,000
1973                      	
PR765   Paints and Varnishes
1974	
1973              1                   150       	
PR773    Hardware
March               1          1,000,000       	
July                             1
PR737   Bulk Flour or Starch
1974	
1973                    1
PR741   Flammable Liquid Tanks
July             1               5,000       	
1974              2         1,000,000
1973 ..   .             1                1,560
PR774    Machinery
1974 _         	
1974            1                5,000
1973                            1              53,735       	
PR742   Packaged Petroleum Products
November        .          1                  800       _
1973                            3                1,500
PR775    Electrical Appliances and Supplies
January                       1             60,000
1974 ....            1                  800               	
1973        	
PR751    Lumberyards, Building Materials
January           2                  500           	
May            1               2,000        	
June           1               4,551                .
September          1            500,000               __
1974 .           1             60,000       	
1°73
PR776   Finished Metal Products
1974	
1973                1                     75
1974    .                      5            507,051
1973                           5            230,325
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PR777    Scrap and Junkyards
Incidents        Loss Injured Dead
$
April           1               1,000  —
September           1             21,000 —. —
1974           2              22,000         	
1973           2              10,200 1 	
PR780    Vehicles
1974          — —
1973 1 435       	
PR781    Garage—Individual Residential Parking
January 8             60,862         .—
February         12             36,102 — —
March         10             12,590         	
April           16              19,855         	
May         18             26,765         	
June         12 12,355
July          13              21,856 1
August         14              23,446         	
September         13             20,434         —
October         14             37,725 — —
November          16             37,140 _ __
December          11             50,159       .  —
1974        157            359,289 1
1973        144            153,052 1 1
PR782    Garage—General Auto Parking
March           3                  400 _ _
June  1 1,000
November  1 500
December           1                    30 — —
1974
1973
6
10
1,930
5,725
PR783    Bus, Truck, and Auto Fleets
October  1 600       	
1974
1973 .
600
22,590
PR784   Heavy Machine and Equipment
July . 1 15,000
September 1 25       —
October  1 4,490
November   1 8,300
1974
1973
27,815
6,580
PR785    Marinas, Boat and Ship Storage
January	
February .	
March	
June	
August
September	
1974
1973
2
1
1
1
3
1
9
13
25,000
10,000
17,000
1,500
20,500
1,200
75,200
214,629
PR786   Aircraft Hangars
February   1 200,000
1974
1973
1974
1973
August
1974 .
1973 .
200,000
45,000
PR788   Fire Stations
  2 353
PR789    Unclassified or Unknown
  1 44,000
44,000
General Item Storage
PR791    General Warehouse
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January   2 89,600               	
February  2 53,322               	
March   5 341,065               	
April     5 79,403                	
May   9 82,623
June   6 120,635               	
July   5 15,262       	
August    4 27,400               	
September  2 30,000               	
October    3 2,500               	
November  2 15,500               	
December   4 2,750               	
1974  _        49 860,060               	
1973          60         2,068,467 2
PR793    Coal, Coke, Briquette, and Charcoal
September            1               3,000 —       —
1974   1 3,000
1973  	
PR794   Freight Terminal
February            1                  900 —
August             1               1,500 —       —
December           2             10,060 —       —
1974  _ 4 12,460       	
1973   4 81,550       	
PR795 Glass and Glass Products
September   1 1,000       —
1974   1 1,000       	
1973           	
PR799 Unclassified or Unknown
January  _ 7 368,793
February    1 4,000       ___
March    1 1,660
April     5 9,166       	
May  _ 2 1,700
June __        5 157,100
July  6 49,710
August    6 15,090
September   7 22,650       _	
October     5 13,092
November   2 3,100       —
1974  _ 47 646,061        	
1973   45 792,277       	
Outdoor Property
PR811    Brush, Grass, and Light Ground Cover
June   1 76       —       _
July   2 	
August    2 650       	
September   6 30       —
October    5 1,220       —
November   1                —       -
December   2 50       —       _
1974  _ 19 2,026       	
1973  _ 36 826
PR812   Dumps
March   1 300
May   1 2,000       	
July    1 200
August    1 300       	
September   1 15       	
October    2 300       	
December   1 1,500       	
1974   8 4,615
1973   7 350
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PR813    Trees
March 	
May 	
June 	
August	
September
October  ...
Incidents
1
5
3
1
4
2
Loss
$
100
340
187
100
1,350
200
Injured Dead
1974   16 2,277
1973  _ 15 1,765
PR814   Fences, Poles
January   1 40
April    2 10
June   3 375
July   1 40
September   1 40
October    3 200
November   2 45
December   1 10
1974   14 760
1973   13 1,317
PR815    Trash and Rubbish
January   4 95
February    1 10
March _ _ 3 650
April    1 45
May   7 2,360
June   17 3,850
July   3 50
August    3 450
September   6 600
October    12 455
November   10 325
December   4 175
1974
1973
71
54
9,065
37,995
January
July
10
October	
December 	
1974
1973
PR816   Mailboxes
1
1
1
3
10
April ..
June   ..
1974
1973
PR818   Forest, Standing Timber
70
PR819    Unclassified or Unknown
April
May _
July
August	
September	
1974
1973 .
1
2
2
1
6
12
6
320
195
85
450
1,050
1,900
PR821   Bridge, Trestle, Overpass, Elevated
Road, and Railway
June
September	
October	
November
1
1
2
1
5
5
5,000
2,000
25
250,000
1974	
1973 	
257,025
254,220
PR828    Pier and Wharf
Injured Dead
June	
July  	
August	
1974
1973
Incidents
1
1
1
Loss
$
50
4,000
100,000
3 104,050
4 87,700
PR831    Buildings Under Construction
January 	
May 	
July   	
September
October 	
November
1974	
1973 	
1,150
750
6,000
130
8,030
126,665
PR832   Buildings Under Demolition
May _          3 600
1974
1973
600
PR833    Construction, Other Than Buildings
April 	
June .    .   .
1
1
          2
2,000
5,000
1974
1973 .  . ..
7,000
PR835    Vacant Property
April	
May	
June	
July 	
August 	
October _..
December
1974 .
1973
2
2
1
2
2
4
1
14
17
800
300
23,000
2,500
2,000
800
2,000
31,400
43,695
PR836    Unoccupied Property
February
March	
October _
1974
1973
5,000
500
200
5,700
8,100
July
1974 	
1973 	
PR837    Contractors' Sheds
  1 250
1 250
PR838   Buildings Under Major Renovation
April	
November	
1974 	
1973 	
4,800
41,000
45,800
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Watercraft
PR841    Motor Craft (65 Foot and Under)
Incidents
Loss
$
25,000
24,500
17,000
4,200
24,750
5,000
525
2,500
18,000
Injured Dead
January 	
February  —
May	
July	
August	
September _.
October  _—
November _.
December	
1
2
3
3
4
__            1
2
1
1
~~2     n
1974
1973    -
18
19
121,475
128,580
2
1
PR842
Vessel (Under 1,000 Gross Tons)
January	
May      .  .  _
June _
July	
September ..
December	
1
1
1
2
1
1
4,000
85,000
3,000
10,000
85,000
15,000
—
1974
1973 	
7
3
202,000
24,097
        —
PR844   Ship,
Tanker
June  	
1
50,000
        	
1974   1 50,000
1973         —
PR847   Non Self-propelled Vessel
January   1 150,000       —
February     1 5,000       —
June — _ 1 200
September  1 100       —
November    1 1,000
1974   5 156,300
1973   4 14,650
PR848    Commercial Fishing Vessel
January .   1 10,000
February  1 10,000           !
March    3 9,100           :
April    2 5,200
May   1 300       _.
June   3 10,300       —
July    6 121,100           :
August    3 45,500           :
September   2 25,200
October      3 140,629
November   3 3,800
December   1 10,000       —
1974 ...  29 391,129           i
1973    32 391,750           '.
PR849    Unclassified or Unknown
March 	
April   	
June  	
August  	
September
1974	
1973 	
2,500
5,000
2,600
1,500
2,000
13,600
1,950
1
Railway Car
PR850   Rail Transport Vehicle and Equipment
1974     _         	
1973  _ 1                        _
PR851   Passenger, Diner
Incidents       Loss      Injured Dead
February
October .
1974 _..
1973 ....
Loss
$
1,300
24,000
25,300
213,300
1974
1973
PR852   Passenger Sleeper
__ _ 75
February _
March	
June	
October	
December
1974 	
1973	
PR853    Freight
400
3,450
850
200
20,000
5
10
24,900
103,704
PR854   Locomotive, Engine, and Other
Power Unit
September	
December	
1974 __
1973 ._..
1974
1973
11,500
350
11,850
4,000
PR855   Self-powered Car
September .
1974
1973
_ 1 75
PR858   Railway Yard
1       	
1974
1973
PR860   Ground Transport Vehicles
2
225
PR861   Automobile
January 	
February _
March	
April	
May	
June	
July 	
August 	
September
October	
November	
December	
1974
106
96
110
137
184
183
195
193
209
158
152
130
  1,853
1973 1,231
91,011
75,268
85,421
105,695
125,975
195,305
165,112
153,102
159,264
128,442
143,181
99,237
1,527,013
707,613
PR862   Bus, Trackless Trolley
February
March	
April 	
July	
August
December	
1974
1973
350
200
100
300
1,000
150
2,100
15,190
PR863   Truck, Compressed or Liquefied Gas Tank
February 2 11,850               	
October  1 250               	
1974
1973
3 12,100       	
4 39,000 1
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PR864   Truck, Flammable Liquid, Chemical Tank
Injured Dead
March
July
August	
September	
October	
Incidents
1
2
1
1
Loss
$
5,000
16,000
800
50,000
100
1974
1973
January 	
February	
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August	
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
January _
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July
August	
September
October	
November .
December
1974         52
1973         38
6
71,900
10
109,050
1
>5    Truck, General
10
15,280
	
9
10,130
	
12
33,314
	
24
58,030
	
24
27,426
32
75,615
1
20
92,420
1
29
41,205
29
79,210
33
80,016
1
21
15,460
	
18
53,750
	
261
581,856
3
188
866
254,838
Motor-cycle
2
3
525
	
1
450
3
1,890
3
850
	
1
200
12
9,275
	
5
2,500
	
5
5,000
	
11
7,700
	
4
2,550
	
2
300
	
2
1,500
	
32,740
22,054
PR867    Wagon, Nonmotorized Hauling Vehicle
1974 __....                	
1973  2 15,000               _
PR868   Industrial or Commercial Trailer
January 	
February	
March  	
April	
May	
June	
July
August	
September	
November	
December	
1974
1973
PR869
June
July .
3
18,200
1
9,255
1
500
2
30,500
3
21,200
2
3,400
1
500
1
50
2
16,400
2
6,620
2
450
20
107,075
14
77,125
Unclassified
or Unk
1
9,500
1
400
2
9,900
5
2,229
1974
1973
Aircraft
PR871   Personal Business and Utility—Under
12,500 Pounds Gross Weight
1974
1973
60,500
PR872   Personal Business and Utility—12,500
Pounds Gross Weight and Over
Incidents
Loss       Injured Dead
$
65,000               _
-ptember
1
1974
1
65,000
1973
PR875
Helicopters and Vertical Take-off
Aircraft, Nonmilitary
ay    .
1
32,000                   1
1974	
1973
1
32,000                   1
Special Vehicle
PR881    Construction Equipment
January
May	
June 	
July	
August
September	
October 	
1974
1973
3,730
600
3,500
1,500
8,861
11,800
31,250
13
11
61,241
87,553
PR882   Farm Tractor and Equipment
February 	
March 	
May 	
June 	
July	
August .
October	
December	
1974
1973
16
11
800
800	
2,000       	
900       	
400
1,370 1
4,500
3,500
14,270 1
33,127
PR883    Crane, Mobile and Fixed
June	
September
1974
1973
3,500
500
4,000
100
PR884   Industrial Truck—Fork Lift and
Material Handling
January 	
February ..
March	
April	
May	
June	
July 	
August	
September
October 	
November	
December	
1974
1973
6
76,176
	
6
20,664
1
8
75,365
6
10,820
	
5
52,500
	
4
70,100
	
5
28,100
	
11
23,280
 ,
8
71,065
1
5
265,550
	
3
7,900
	
9
123,750
76
825,270
2
35
158,508
	
PR886   Ski Lift, Aerial Tramway, Cable Car,
Monorail
April _
May 	
1974
1973
4,000
50
4,050
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PR889    Unclassified
or Unknown
Incidents
Loss
$
50,000
9,000
350
Injured Dead
March            1
May            1
December            1
—       —
1974               3
1973              2
59,350
20,087
—       —
PR899    Miscellaneous Special—Unclassified
or Unknown
January   4 4,850               —
February     6 71,425       _„..       	
March   4 20,115
April     4 602
May  _ 9 5,950
June   3 7,341               	
July   2 19,000
August    5 425       _....       	
September   6 29,300       	
October     2 110
November    3 500               —
December    1 108               —
1974          49 159,726               	
1973        276 694,490 3 1
Laboratory
PR911    Chemical, Biological, and Medical
May  ._ 1 300
July
October
1974 ..
1973 _
100,000
60
100,360
2,500
PR914   Radioactive Material
197'4
1973
March
1974
1973
1974
1973
  1 25,000
PR915    Electrical, Electronic
  1 200
PR916   Agricultural
August
1974
1973 .
  1 30,000
PR917    General Research
1 100,000
100,000
Farm Facility
PR921 Poultry, Egg Production
January   1 150       	
March   2                   745
September   2             10,450       _.
October    1             60,000       _
November    1               1,500       _.
1974   _ 7              72,845
1973   5                8,770
PR923    Storage Barn
July   1                1,500       _.
1974  _ 1                1,500
1973   1                   200
PR924   Animal Barn, Cattle, Pigs, Horses
Incidents
1974 	
1973 	
Loss
$
37,200
172,760
Injured Dead
March 	
April   	
June 	
July 	
August  	
September
November
1974
1973
PR925    Crops, Orchards
300
50
225
300
2,500
650
1,100
1
1
3
1
1
2
2
11
11
5,125
23,912
October
1974
1973
PR927   Fruit, Vegetable Packing
  1 19,000
19,000
28,000
PR929
January
May 	
Unclassified or Unknown
1 95,000
1 11,000       _
1974
1973
106,000
Miscellaneous Outbuildings
PR931    Shed
January „
February
April	
May 	
June 	
July
August  	
September	
October 	
November 	
December	
1974 	
1973 	
4
2
6
4
4
3
6
3
10
4
11
2,250
6,800
6,219
10,600
5,427
3,260
12,825
2,050
15,475
4,542
28,890
57
66
98,338
172,948
June
2,535
PR934   Awning, Canopy
  1 75
1974
1973
75
275
July
PR935    Shelter—Storm and Weather
   1 30       	
1974
1973
30
950
March
1974
1973 .
PR936   Shelter—Bomb or Fallout
  1 50
July
1 50
PR937   Conveyer
1 2,000
1974
1973
2,000
3,000
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
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PR939    Unclassified or Unknown
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
1974 	
1973	
Loss
$
1
300
PR941    Electrical Light and Power-
generating Plant
August	
October	
1974
1973
8,000
2,053
10,053
500
PR942   Electric Light and Power-distribution
System
April	
May	
December
1974
1973
1,600
300
1,900
111,500
PR944   Gas-distribution System, Pipe-line
October   1 200
1974
1973
200
6,000
PR945    Heating Plant
November    1 600
1974
1973
600
1,500
PR946    Water-supply System
January 	
March 	
December
1974
1973
13,300
11,550
2,000
26,850
2,500
PR947    Sanitary Service
December   1 2,200
1974
1973
2,200
200
PR952    Glass Manufacturing
February ..
September
November
2 25,000
1 15,000
1 65
1974  4 40,065
1973   1 90
PR953    Glass Container Manufacturing
1974
1973
3,500
1
PR954   Pottery, China, Earthenware
Manufacturing
1974 __
1973 _
200
PR956   Cement Batch-mixing Plant
January 	
March 	
Incidents
1
1
2
1
Loss
$
282,000
60,000
Injured Dead
1974
1973 	
342,000
30,000
—       —
PR958   Nonmetallic Mineral Product
Manufacturing
March .
April ...
1974 .
1973 .
50
4,000
4,050
October 	
November  	
1974
1973
PR961    Coal Mine
l 360
1     600,000
2    600,360
1     25,000
PR963    Metal Ore Mine
1974
1973
1,000
PR964   Petroleum, Natural Gas Well With
Accompanying Reservoir
November
1974
1973
1,500
1,500
PR965   Stone, Slate, Clay, Gravel, Sand,
Quarry, or Pit
May   	
July 	
2                   365
1                4,500
1974
1973 -
3                4,865
1                      200
Communications
PR972   Radio, Radar Site
1974 ...
1973
7.            2                   700
PR974   Telephone Exchang
August
1                5,000
1974
1973 ...
1                5,000
            1                     10
October
PR976    Weather Station
1 600
1974 	
1973 	
600
1974
1973
PR979    Unclassified or Unknown
ZZZ 1 600       Z
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PR999
January _
February
March —
April
Miscellaneous—Unclassified or
Unknown
May	
June	
Incidents
8
2
12
10
17
15
Loss
$
5,690
11,000
116,636
73,798
26,740
26,788
Injured Dead
Incidents
Loss
$
7,825
Injured Dead
July .	
13
August ...
10
3,000
        	
September	
6
975
..
October _.
5
3,613
1            1
November	
7
16,813
December	
4
2,975
        	
1975    .
_       109
295,853
2           1
1973     .     ...
-       185
715,721
6       	
PT   Property Type
PT000
Unknown
June  _ ..
July 	
243
       235
426,696
353,357
2
1
1
January   ..
84
264,040
	
August .   _.
258
341,979
1
2
February
2
1,070,482
September .
278
457,505
2
2
March .	
41
71,547
	
October	
       204
584,869
1
April
56
113,782
	
November .
180
186,738
1
	
May	
57
317,097
270,629
100,266
	
	
December ...
170
283,277
1
—
July 	
48
1974 	
    2,392
3,964,617
12
10
August
46
235,320
	
	
1973  	
     1,866
2,652,484
17
4
September _
57
589,050
	
	
October	
47
149,714
	
	
November ...
December ...
41
         35
       625
134,409
113,794
3
3
5
6
January 	
PT004    Op
4
sn Structure
59,150
1974 	
3,430,130
1973 	
1,015
2,009,132
3
	
February ...
           1
1,162
March .  . .
4
26,600
	
	
PT001
Building-
—Single Occupancy
April 	
May   	
           6
5
252,576
278,250
	
	
January 	
February
March     ..
April . .
May	
June
July .   .
260
173
203
215
207
 218
175
2,287,024
6,012,331
2,284,345
1,410,949
2,794,079
1,689,268
1,676,550
2,011,852
1,216,461
1,635,252
20
17
11
14
10
8
4
12
7
6
8
10
4
4
3
1
9
4
7
June    	
July 	
August
September.
October	
November .
December _
1974 	
1973     ....
9
          10
5
           8
           5
2
           4
         63
55
340,400
140,090
11,065
7,577
46,065
258,300
53,700
1
1
2
1
	
August   .
September ...
189
166
232
1,474,935
1,792,955
October	
November —
212
2,872,096
12
3
December
204
2,074,075
9
8
PT005
1974 	
2,454
27,964,282
130
61
x ent, Air-supportea structure
1973  	
    2,498
16,590,331
134
66
February _
          1
10,000
PT002
Building—
-Multiple Occupancy
April   	
July 	
. ...         l
          1
200
2,625
	
	
August
1
5,000
January
121
         83
1,433,508
847,602
9
11
4
4
1974    .. .
4
	
February 	
17,825
March	
 117
617,069
6
2
1973 	
4
1,320
1
1
April .
95
817,592
16
3
May .
116
2,575,337
10
4
June
134
2,389,342
5
6
July 	
96
1,694,453
14
1
PT006   Outdoor Area
August
103
1,082,188
5
1
September ...
106
2,256,054
3
2
October
108
1,916,940
6
6
January 	
         9
6,285
	
	
November ...
96
914,174
4
2
February  ~
           2
85
	
	
December _
124
2,131,147
19
4
March
7
         10
11,753
2,445
	
	
1974 	
     1,299
18,675,406
108
39
May  	
15
4,995
1
	
1973
1,338
14,170,314
113
39
June
July 	
29
..   .        11
9,196
1,210
	
_.-
August __
         13
10,245
	
___
PT003
Vehicle
September
          19
9,075
	
	
October
28
68,840
	
1
January 	
 139
334,355
	
4
November
 .         15
18,495
 .
	
February
March 	
125
 148
212,035
281,645
1
2
	
December .
         11
18,333
	
	
April .    —
174
208,570
1974 	
169
160,957
1
2
May	
 .      238
293,591
1
	
1973  	
        191
1,128,068
4
1
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D 97
PT007    Underground Structure, Mine
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
July
Loss
$
1974
1973
June .
July ...
1
50
50
4,202
PT008    Pier, Wharf
August 	
November
1974 .	
1973 	
1
2
2
1
6
12
50
504,000
106,000
203
610,253
293,875
PT009    Unclassified
January 	
February  ..
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July	
August  	
September
October  _
November
December .
1974   _
1973  _
Incidents
50
33
33
42
52
45
47
42
46
51
38
34
513
634
Loss       Injured Dead
370,947
229,647
286,071
464,792
628,876
537,263
511,042
667,209
485,001
1,100,729
178,835
1,083,315
6,543,727
7,067,485
13
23
PV   Property Value
PV000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January   228 649,922         5
February    167 1,243,489 1 1
March  _ 170 589,594 2
April    228 764,012 1 1
May   274 539,067 1 1
June  - 302 1,266,504 3
July   _-. 264 1,223,501 2 1
August        281 689,859 3 3
September   321 1,029,695 2 3
October     266 1,056,308 1 1
November   232 244,252 5 5
December   198 319,017 1 1
1974            -- 2,931 9,615,220 22 22
1973  - 2,829 4,728,330 27 8
PV001    $0-$999
January 	
29
10,798
	
	
February 	
17
7,525
	
	
March 	
25
8,950
1
	
April  	
34
14,109
	
	
May  	
57
21,570
2
—
June 	
36
13,212
	
1
July 	
40
14,660
1
1
August  	
49
30,511
1
1
September 	
42
18,035
_—
	
October  	
38
21,605
	
2
November  	
23
10,800
	
	
December 	
27
_      417
8,599
5
—~
1974 	
180.374
5
1973    	
545
260,608
4
6
PV002   $l,000-$9,999
January   75 274,605
February   65 238,320
March _ 73 202,938
April   —. 74 210,178
May  _ 74 178,968
June  _ 73 219,638
July       68 192,323
August   _ 77 229,067
September   71 180,381
October     79 268,390
November  64 172,447
December   55 165,466
1974  _ 848 2,532,721
1973   _ 916 2,725,666
7
1
2
1
3
2
1
1
1
	
5
2
2
3
1
	
4
3
27
12
27
31
PV003    $10,000-$24,999
January    94 635,819
February  54 329,714
March    68 383,986
April     57 291,673
May   63 325,232
June   65 448,147
July   40 264,875
August    38 303,512
September   40 361,451
October      52 431,215
November    50 397,850
December   49 576,578
1974 _ 670 4,750,052
1973   920 5,166,078
29
53
PV004   $25,000-$99,999
January   136 1,122,567 5
February     89 952,208 16
March   119 791,542 6
April     119 967,221 12
May    115 752,067 8
June   144 1,295,421 9
July   129 1,232,363 6
August    124 1,084,465 7
September   115 1,447,215 7
October     145 1,380,781 8
November    133 1,126,149 6
December   154 2,615,922 8
1974  ._ 1,522 14,767,921 98
1973     1,413 10,823,784 88
PV005 $100,000-$249,999
January   39 1,076,682 8
February    24 353,971 1
March   30 370,844 2
April    21 423,107 3
May   38 713,851
June   39 788,017 1
July   19 436,881
August  30 914,560
September   31 477,297 2
October    37 679,673 1
November    38 743,463 4
December   30 356,626 7
4
3
2
1
2
2
1
2
29
24
1974
1973
376
342
7,334,972
5,624,979
29
44
1
3
1
2
5
~_
2
4
25
30
5
i
~4
1
1
17
11
 D 98
BRITISH COLUMBIA
PV006    $250,000-$999,999
Incidents
Loss
$
436,232
Injured Dead
January  	
31
February 	
29
703,392
10
1
March  	
34
134,839
2
1
April	
39
297,271
3
	
May	
38
3,699,697
1
	
June   	
57
1,502,172
1
	
July 	
37
1,012,657
11
	
August 	
38
701,261
3
	
September 	
30
937,430
1
2
October 	
31
228,562
November 	
28
1,050,790
1
2
December 	
40
432
660,268
6
39
2
1974 	
11,364,571
8
1973	
294
8,913,111
20
4
PV007
$l,000,000-$4,999,999
January  	
19
392,059
1
February   	
14
82,663
1
March 	
19
1,080,249
April   ._
14
6,692
1
1
May	
18
44,785
2
1
June - 	
15
118,095
	
July 	
15
21,290
August 	
16
369,068
2
September 	
15
50,064
	
2
October 	
18
1,064,585
1
November 	
14
817,389
2
December  	
17
194
1,030,350
3
13
1974 	
5,077,289
4
1973 	
208
5,594,543
27
1
PV008    $5,000,000 and Over
Incidents
Loss
$
11
104,185
7
4,461,816
13
15,677
10
295,693
10
576,223
5
9,338
12
583,805
4
147,055
12
517,705
8
371,290
3
110
9
23,515
104
7,106,412
107
1,446,167
January 	
February „
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July _
August 	
September
October 	
November
December
1974 	
1973	
PV009    Unclassified
January    5 52,440
February   4 10,246
March   —. 2 411
April   3 950
May    3 40,765
June .   4 2,300
July    2 1,288
August   2 1,500
September   3 1,450
October   1       	
December   3 1,300
1974  _ 32 112,650
1973  43 426,900
1
1
2
SI   Source of Ignition
SI000    Unknown
January 	
80
274,122
1
February 	
47
1,069,606
	
	
March
39
64,862
	
	
April
53
136,332
	
	
May 	
51
240,054
	
	
June 	
48
228,954
	
	
July 	
35
72,442
	
	
August 	
39
226,866
	
September	
48
575,326
	
	
October  	
36
146,239
	
November 	
33
63,814
3
2
December 	
28
537
87,806
3
	
1974 —	
3,186,423
2
1973 	
872
1,786,660
7
2
Heating Equipment
SI011 Central Heating Unit
January   18 114,835
February  3 18,200
March  3 13,985
April  5 17,200
May  9 89,735
June   6 34,843
July  2 6,500
August  2
September   2
October   9
November   11
December   14
142,000
1
1,100
	
33,913
1
83,192       _
_        	
74,185
..
1974
1973
84
83
629,688
2,146,483
SI012 Service Water-heater
January   3 14,800          2
February   4              11,203        	
March   5 77,376
April   3 6,700           1
June     2 550           1
July    3 11,800
August  3 23,460
September   1                   800       	
November  4 67,000
December   3             49,925       	
1974    31 263,614           4
1973    39 311,987          12
SI013   Space Heater—Stationary
January 	
February 	
March _	
April 	
May  	
June 	
August 	
September 	
October 	
November 	
December ....
1974
1973
12
88,522
	
12
44,630
	
11
32,850
	
11
50,599
1
5
26,820
1
4
111,020
	
3
5,950
	
3
8,000
	
8
39,050
1
8
6,895
	
12
133,965
	
89
548,301
3
96
450,578
4
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D 99
SI014   Space Heater—Portable
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974	
1973	
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May
1
5
3
1
2
1
3
2
5
23
18
500
76,350
9,300
4,750
16,000
400
500
125
19,102
127,027
145,824
SI015    Fireplace
June 	
August _. —..
September 	
October __.
September	
December	
1974 _	
1973 	
January ...
February
March	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
14
4
5
6
4
4
1
5
4
6
7
60
77
34,092
26,363
3,927
644
1,603
11,025
150
9,977
3,225
51,510
24,213
166,729
149,837
SI016    Chimney, Gas Vent
August 	
September
October .	
November
December .
1974
1973
3
3
2
4
1
4
2
2
3
1
1
2
28
34
1,300
23,255
6,500
1,950
300
9,500
675
143,500
1,800
500
189,280 3
154,961 1
SI017   Flue Pipe, Vent Connector
January 	
March	
April	
June 	
September .
October	
November .
December ..
1974 ..	
1973  	
4
3
1
1
1
1
1
1
13
11
37,200
1,350
1,200
650
200
11,500
100
200
52,400
22,828
SI018    Steam, Hot-water Pipe
July 	
December
1974 	
1873 	
2,500
500
3,000
11,150
SI019    Unclassified or Unknown
January _
February
March 	
April	
May	
June 	
July 	
31
9
22
12
14
3
5
144,046
66,677
73,668
47,350
88,127
4,100
44,550
August  	
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974	
1973  —
Incidents
2
9
15
15
14
Loss       Injured Dead
41,333
166,866
647,461
170,050
268,100
151
134
1,762,328
949,244
Cooking Equipment
SI021    Stove, Range
January 	
February ...
March 	
April	
May	
June 	
July	
August 	
September
October 	
November .
December .
1974
1973
20
24
20
24
29
37
23
26
20
26
29
26
304
286
60,099
117,589
32,300
126,481
108,114
113,229
82,374
105,995
50,985
84,139
74,606
128,945
1,084,856
581,049
7
3
1
2
4
4
4
5
3
2
1
3
39
21
June 	
July  	
September .
November
December .
SI022    Oven
2
1
1
1
1
350
200
130
7,303
18
1974
1973
8,001
4,326
SI023    Food-warming Appliance—Portable
February ....
August 	
October	
December ~
1974 ....
1973  —
3
1
1
1
6
12
106
64
200
11,258
11,628
40,752
January 	
March  —
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August	
September
October	
November
December .
1974 	
1973  	
SI024   Deep-fat Fryer
892
172
16,990
30,664
7,000
2,081
4,500
125
70
18,074
18,050
SI025
1
2
4
7
2
1
2
2
1
2
2
26
49
1       	
98,618 1
169,951 3
January 	
March  -
May	
June 	
July 	
August 	
September
October	
November
December .
Cooking Unit—Portable
50
3,433
14,000
1,500
30,000
450
23,572
8,000
200
87,000
1       	
1974
1973
18
20
168,205
49,139
 D  100
BRITISH COLUMBIA
SI025    Open-fired Broiler—Fixed Type
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
April	
October .
1974 	
1973 	
100
26,400
26,500
5,732
SI027    Open-fired Broiler—Portable Type
March 	
April  	
	
1
3
2
1
2
9
8
30
3,410
1,100
9,000
691
	
July 	
August
	
1974
1973 ....
14,231
1,637
1
SI029    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
11
21,947
	
February  	
6
39,975
1
March  	
5
1,491
1
April  	
6
12,973
	
May 	
5
1,835
	
June  —
11
64,624
1
July 	
11
28,657
1
August  	
8
50,176
1
September 	
10
47,035
	
October   	
4
21,131
1
November 	
7
69,972
	
December 	
1
85
3,500
.....
1974 	
363,316
6
1973 	
120
196,999
5
Smokers' Material
SI031    Cigarette
January 	
February  ..
March  	
April  	
May  _..
June	
July 	
August  	
September
October  	
November
December .
63
57
50
- 40
50
79
46
56
56
55
51
35
136,214
104,590
94,248
76,708
113,651
201,130
147,152
133,939
64,917
211,141
713,872
58,591
1974 	
1973  	
638
814
2,056,153
4,354,202
41
63
SI032
Pipe
November
1
1
2
50
1974	
1973 	
50
585
z:
SI033
Cigar
1974 ....
1973
60
SI039    Unclassified or Unknown
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
13
44,739
21
133,931
7
28
81,632
3
48
273,311
11
31
916,737
2
37
214,872
1
3
4
1
3
1
1
2
4
2
3
24
24
1
Incidents
Loss
$
669,303
333,680
169,254
122,394
113,700
302,218
Injured Dead
July	
August ...
September —
October
November	
December 	
38
53
49
_.        29
23
35
1
3
1
1           3
1            1
10           3
1974
1973 	
405
._      361
3,375,771
1,728,281
40         20
36         14
SI040    Electrical Distribution Equipment
197'4
1973
1,200
SI041   Electric Wiring, Cable—Permanent
January    27 295,745           1
February   15 9,820       	
March  _ 18 151,182
April     23 25,925
May   35 17,399       	
June   20 22,026
July     26 41,499
August   _ 33 148,899
September   36 145,850       	
October     25 19,696
November    28 103,116       —
December   26 88,943        	
1974  _ 312 1,070,100           1
1973  _ 239 520,414           4
SI042    Transformer
January „
February
March _
July
September 	
1974
1973
18,900
1,000
800
1,000
21,700
126,275
SI044   Panelboard, Switchboard
January
March ~
April  	
May 	
June 	
August
September	
December 	
1974
1973
1,275
700
400
3,182
700
47,400
15,072
900
15
11
69,629
9,511
SI045    Switch, Outlet
January  	
April 	
May .  _
June 	
July 	
August  	
September 	
November 	
December	
1974 	
1973  	
4
2
2
4
3
3
5
4
35
34
11,729
9,340
7,868
502
53,900
29,500
2,225
1,675
7,049
123,788
167,356
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D  101
S1046    Electric Wiring, Cable—Temporary
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
January 	
February ..
March 	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July 	
August  	
September
October  	
November
December .
1974
1973
SI047
August   	
September
1974 	
1973	
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June 	
July
5                5,047
1
4                 7,400
	
3               10,300
	
5              64,917
	
5              38,592
1
2                5,805
2                1,910
	
3                3,600
	
2                5,023
	
7              44,639
	
4                   448
9            421,630
1
51            609,311
3
57         1,373,003
4
Signal, Telephone Equipment
1                3,000
1                1,200
4,200
SI048    Battery, Rectifier
August 	
September	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974
1973
5
2
4
4
3
4
2
2
6
5
5
5
47
36
30,556
1,650
1,265
1,550
300
33,550
50,600
3,000
2,227
3,755
2,800
950
132,203
21,580
SI049    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February 	
March 	
April	
May	
June 	
July 	
August
September	
October 	
November 	
December 	
1974	
1973 	
31
13
17
12
15
18
20
29
22
30
25
17
249
208
357,028
104,555
77,610
24,800
27,080
986,529
140,100
119,226
16,897
188,592
27,766
181,080
2,251,263
1,552,808
Appliances
SI051    Television, Radio
January „
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July	
August
September ....
October 	
November ...
December ...
1974
1973
2
4
3
4
3
5
2
6
2
8
4
2
45
29
350
16,127
1,925
11,550
11,529
775
80
54,731
3,200
111,412
29,244
2,200
243,123
155,882
SI052   Motor—I Horsepower and Over
January 	
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
August	
October 	
November	
December 	
1974 _..
1973	
Incidents
2
1
1
2
3
3
2
1
4
19
27
Loss
$
2,875
9,000
1,000
500
1,360
2,941
450
55,000
7,450
80,576
481,957
Injured Dead
SI053   Motor—Under 1 Horsepower
January	
February _
March 	
April	
May 	
June 	
July	
August
September	
November	
December	
1974
1973
1
2
3
3
5
5
1
2
2
2
1
27
25
110
301,700
500
21,260
86,785
1,765
59
400
100
2,035
50
414,764
59,839
SI054   Electronic Equipment—Communications
January
May 	
June 	
1974
1973
500
1,400
1,800
3,700
24
SI055    Electronic Equipment—Data Processing
April 	
September .
1974
1973
12
100
112
3,780
SI056   Electric Blanket
January  4 19,862
March  3 30,359
August   1 130
September  1 5,000
November   1 7,500
1974    10 62,851
1973   18 65,999
SI057 Incandescent Lamp
January   5 35,802
February  2 8,781
March  2 10,902
April   5 15,420
May   2 671
June   2 550
July   4 1,675
August   4 3,700
September   3 44,700
October   7 6,135
November  9 54,039
December   3 12,487
1974
1973
48
49
194,862
151,825
 D  102
BRITISH COLUMBIA
January 	
April 	
May	
November
December .
1974
1973
SI058   Fluorescent Lamp
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
60
150
3,000
50               	
200,000
5 203,260
9 4,890
SI059    Unclassified or Unknown
January 	
February 	
March _.
April 	
May 	
June 	
July  	
August 	
September	
October	
November _
December .	
1974
1973
21
14
18
10
11
14
12
16
17
10
10
13
166
148
166,515
4,518,729
82,460
13,632
97,480
21,015
91,645
248,531
470,400
80,964
30,462
51,385
5,873,218
790,315
Other Appliances
SI061    Dryer
January ...
February
March 	
April 	
June	
July
August	
October	
November
Devember .
1974	
1973 	
3
3
6
7
2
2
1
5
3
5
37
37
3,500
1,900
3,450
57,254
900
24,000
350
1,531
500
1,007
94,392
61,267 1
SI063    Pressing-iron
February
March .	
May
November	
1974
1973
341
299
200
100
940
34,273
SI064   Internal-combustion Engine
January   34
February   33
March  42
April   52
May   46
June   67
July   68
August   65
September  62
October'  46
November  46
December  58
1974  _ 619
1973     511
19,826
29,205 1
18,672
41,323 1
23,475
77,898 1
358,809 2
52,540 4
73,400 1
26,060
17,050
43,165
781,423 10
394,859 10
SI065    Tar Pot, Kettle
Incidents
April	
June 	
September
1974
1973
Loss
$
10,500
40,000
200
50,700
2,375
Injured Dead
SI066   Incinerator
February ..
April 	
September
October	
November
1974
1973
8,941
180,500
3,000
100
1,500
194,041
405,386
SI067   Air-conditioning Unit—Local
March    1 200
1974   1
1973   - 	
200
SI068   Refrigeration Unit—Local
January 	
May	
July 	
August 	
September
December .
1974
1973
1
1
3
1
3
1
10
16
107
100
4,233
3,000
12,055
11,500
30,995
53,907
SI069
January 	
March 	
April 	
June 	
July 	
August 	
September 	
October	
November	
December	
1974   _
1973   	
Unclassified or Unknown
1
3
2
2
5
5
2
1
1
2
24
35
1,500
2,000
2,035
20,250
12,750
37,121
25,025
2,028
300
10,200
113,209
127,594
SI070    "Open" Flames
1974
1973
January ~
February
March 	
April  	
May 	
June 	
July _
August  	
September .....
October   	
November  	
December 	
1974
1973
1
450
	
	
SI071
Match
31
125,215
17
67,522
2
i
30
55,290
41
262,844
3
	
52
761,509
2
60
173,891
	
41
532,535
	
	
27
257,311
1
61
166,949
	
	
44
104,940
2
2
34
21,013
1
35
134,030
	
	
473
2,663,049
10
4
424
1,854,880
10
8
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D  103
SI072   Lighter
January .....
February ...
March	
April 	
June 	
July 	
August	
September .
November .
December .
1974
1973
May	
June 	
October
1974
1973
January 	
February ...
March 	
April  	
May ._
June 	
July 	
August  	
September
October _
November .
December
1974
1973
January .	
February ...
March	
May	
June 	
August	
September .
October __.
November .
December .
1974
1973
January
March ...
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August .
September .
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973
Incidents
4
1
3
1
1
1
3
2
3
4
23
18
Loss       Injured Dead
22,938
148
678
9,850
2,250
500
16,900
2,700
190
10,525
66,679
17.334
SI073    Lamp
365
517
3.782
5 4,664
7 43,402
SI074    Candle, Taper
40
55
43,274
2,300
985
3,055
34,700
2,200
4,167
1,350
86,703
2,500
3,100
4,100
188,434
86,064
SI075    Cutting-torch
5
1
3
3
1
3
2
2
1
2
23
18
62,100
2,200
4,310
2,800
200,000
4,700
2.200
375
20,000
450
299,135
178,099
5
3
4
7
9
5
3
1
3
1
2
43
60
6,316
8,500
275,947
21,400
25,360
21,525
53,000
21,000
2,060
2,700
80,002
517,810
730,707
1
3
14
SI076    Welding Equipment
i
SI077    Torch-
January 	
February 	
March 	
April  _
May	
-Other Than Cutting, Welding
13 79,816       	
2 6,050
6,300
28,112
1,750
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
June  _. 5 200,659
July   5 25,940
August  _. 1 1,000               	
September  2 750               	
October  3 9,447
November  2 1,636               	
December  2 10,150               	
1974  _. 50 371,610 4
1973   41 94,575 1
SI078    Hot Ashes, Embers
January  5 35,385               	
February  3 1,837               	
March   1 100       	
April  _ 3 3,200       	
May   1 200       	
June  _ 5 203,085               	
July   6 25,825       	
September  1 3,000               	
October  5 14,675
November  5 2,450               	
December   8 6,500
1974   43 296,257
1973   _. 39 380,961
SI079    Unclassified or Unknown
January   31 280,849
February  _. 14 286,386               _...
March  23 142,500
April  _ 35 286,030 6           1
May  48 297,005       	
June   40 131,584               	
July   29 585,666 1
August -  27 280,300                   2
September  46 251,273                   1
October   55 414,714                   1
November  44 520,242           1        	
December   32 271,798 2
1974 — _. 424 3,748,347 10           5
1973   _. 466 1,996,518 9          12
Exposure
51081 Structure—Attached
January  3 233,500
February   2 8,455
March   1 600
April  _ 1 400
May  1 5,000
June  _. 2 3,100
July   1 300
October   2 11,300
November   1 7,500
1974 _. 14 270,155
1973   _. 2 13,000
51082 Structure—Detached
February   2 573
March  — _. 1 900
April  7 4,770
May   5 2,750
June    2 14,100
July    3 3,800
August   3 1,500
September   2 300
October  _. 2 1,200
November   3 39,750
December   5 15,900
1974  __ 35 85,543
1973    53 394,657
 D  104
BRITISH COLUMBIA
SI083    Lumber Yard
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
June
1974
1973 .
250
SI084   Outside Storage Container, Tank
1974
1973 	
January _
February
March	
April	
May	
June	
July
10,925
SI085    "Open" Fire
August   —
September
October —
November	
December 	
1974
1973
3
1
2
3
5
4
1
1
2
3
3
1
29
47
1,140
11,100
11,500
2,861
3,650
3,500
300
450
1,600
8,825
125
45,051
634,962
July
SI086   Forest
1 4,500
1974
1973
March
April _
May 	
July .._
1
4,500
500
SI087    Grass, Brush
August
1974
1973
1
1
1
2
3
8
24
5,000
5,140
600
150
900
11,790
89,450
SI089    Unclassified or Unknown
January —
February  .
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August  —
September
October  ._
November
December
1974
1973
7
6
6
6
26
12
14
17
17
9
131
130
76,780
205,337
9,460
25,748
367,525
581,137
125,887
14,050
164,997
42,170
13,885
8,500
1,635,476
988,478
SI090   Miscellaneous Source
May
797
1974
1973
797
800
SI091    Heat-treatment Equipment
Incidents
Loss
$
9,000
3,500
500
36,000
16,000
34,500
200
Injured
January
March     . ...
April	
July 	
September
November
December
2
2
           1
           2
           2
1
1
11
—
1974	
99,700
419,640
1973 .
19
1
SI092   Industrial Oven
January 	
February   _
March 	
July     	
2
           1
2
1
2,000
4,000
10,604
1,000
—
1974
1973
6
5
17,604
11,840
—
SI093
1974
Printing Equipment, Photographic
Equipment
1973 	
March
April ..
May
69,860
SI094   Explosive
December 	
1974
1973
17,000
1,800
32,000
400
51,200
SI095    Fireworks
April 	
June	
October	
November ..
1974 	
1973 	
120
90
6,775
5,200
13
3
12,185
650
SI096   Bearing, Belting, Conveyer, Brake
January	
February _
March	
April   	
May ._ _
June 	
July   	
September
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973 	
3
5
2
1
2
4
1
1
2
1
1
23
19
21,400
12,755
250
8,000
2,800
16,631
1,400
1,000
560
307,573
350
372,719
45,500
SI097
Machinery, Equipment—Commercial
and Industrial
March	
May	
June	
July	
August .
September	
October 	
November .	
December	
1974	
1973	
15,700
72,554
3,000
35,780
44,715
4,146
96,100
50
17
13
272,045 1
45,929 1
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 105
February _
March 	
May	
June 	
August	
September
October 	
November
December
1974	
1973	
SI098   Chemical Reaction
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
1 30               	
1 1,500        	
  1 40,000       	
  2 2,600        _
  4 8,688               	
2 450
  3 17,062               	
           1 750
           1 14,000
         16 85,080
           7 132,952           1
SI099    Unclassified or Unknown
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August
September	
October	
November	
December	
Incidents
■119
119
132
125
175
189
186
184
150
189
126
128
1974.
1973 .
...    1,822
...    1,586
Loss
$
1,810,951
1,043,127
2,386,805
1,085,624
3,278,408
1,878,868
1,685,874
1,815,321
2,351,644
2,932,424
1,799,388
2,892,989
24,961,423
17,639,449
Injured Dead
6
7
5
2
3
14
1
52
43
3
2
6
5
1
4
4
34
25
SP   Sprinkler Protection
SP000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January	
448
2,241,258
14
8
February   	
322
2,256,861
16
1
March
371
1,102,752
9
	
April      ...
._      431
1,665,518
5
3
May
492
1,363,442
13
8
Tune
._      520
1,772,459
10
4
July
468
2,724,389
11
4
August
478
1,649,250
11
7
September 	
...      513
2,508,805
4
4
October
487
2,686,682
10
6
November
419
2,161,495
9
8
December	
378
...   5,327
1,802,864
14
126
7
1974
23,935,775
60
1973
...    5,228
15,904,969
119
50
SP001    Complete—Supervised or Standard
Watchman
January _.
February   .
March	
April	
May 	
June  	
July 	
August  	
September
October   _
December
1974
1973
3
1
3
1
2
2
1
1
2
3
2
21
35
360
2,200
58,297
20,000
2,500
8,650
268,370
1,391
3,500
3,250
26,500
395,018
836,435
SP002    Complete—Alarm to Fire
Department
January	
February   _
April	
May	
July	
August  	
September .
December _
1974	
1973 	
3
1
1
1
2
1
1
3
14
16
1,275
400
370
23,515
2,800
1,158
4,146
10,025
43,689
83,893
SP003
Complete-
-Unsupervised, Local
Alarms Only
January ....
.      .          2
176,519
February   .
           2
8,991
	
March 	
5
63,200
         	
April    	
3
143,900
May	
           4
32,275
        	
June   	
1
5,000
         	
July 	
1
1,550
        	
August   	
 5
32,888
1       	
September
3
6,075
        	
October   _
           5
72,362
         	
November
           4
1,285
  _
December
2
         37
3,025
	
1974	
547,070
1        	
1973 	
         32
193,520
2
SP004    Partial—Supervised or Standard
Watchman
February   .
March 	
April 	
May 	
June   	
August   	
October  _
November
December
1974
1973
20,600
500
192
2,500
600
50
2,000
60
500
13
32
27,002
136,192
SP005    Partial—Alarm to Fire Department
January .
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July 	
August  	
September  	
October	
November	
December	
1974	
1973 	
10
9
5
3
3
7
3
65
61
4,325
900
1,125
30
215
955
705
55
180
151,610
835
160,935
181,530
 D  106
BRITISH COLUMBIA
SP006    Partial—Unsupervised, Local
Alarms Only
Incidents
Loss
$
81,496
Injured
Dead
January    ...     .        12
February              3
1,550
1
March         10
31,257
2
	
April         14
39,450
1
1
May            8
615,676
	
	
June                           10
85,360
	
July                              10
62,855
	
August           8
95,968
1
	
September             8
38,350
	
	
October           7
26,640
	
November            7
32,340
	
December           7
21,546
2
1974        104
1,132,488
7
1
1973         112
2,344,777
19
2
SP007    Insufficient Information to Classify
January	
February   	
March	
April 	
May 	
July 	
August
September   .	
November	
December 	
1974	
1973 —	
16
40
875
11,200
10,000
108,438
500,000
54
300
1,500
500
2,700
635,567
2,321,555
SP008    No Sprinkler Protection
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
$
January         179 2,227,796 15 8
February           133 6,080,050 13 13
March  _       147 2,275,864 7 2
April  _       137 1,289,444 24 3
May         167 3,500,496 7 1
June           196 3,106,410 7 6
July        131 1,757,273 13 1
August   _        157 2,684,798 8 5
September           133 2,238,301 8 5
October           160 2,698,554 4 8
November         143 2,170,535 9 3
December        174 3,876,821 12 6
1974 .....
1973 	
33,906,342
23,217,427
SP009    Unclassified
January   7 21,405
February     2 1,492
March  _  6 36,260
April    3 2,469
May   11 851,791
June      7 684,150
July    5 165,397
August     4 4,350
September   -  11 219,991
October     7 12,741
November   5 45,425
December   4 12,825
1974   72 2,058,296
1973  77 489,868
127
142
61
61
TI   Time
TI001 0001-0800
January	
February   .
March	
April	
May	
June   	
July 	
August	
September
October   _
November
December
1974	
1973 _	
165
110
111
131
207
200
167
176
167
164
130
161
1,889
1,876
1,581,834
5,258,566
1,101,963
1,224,668
2,931,639
2,708,214
1,970,573
2,322,472
1,668,991
3,081,842
1,342,812
2,252,012
27,445,586
17,857,466
January 	
February   	
March	
April	
May   	
June	
July _ 	
TI002   0801-1600
...      229 2,215,898
163 964,379
_  172 1,492,632
200 861,976
191 570,276
209 1,202,557
175 534,247
6
12
3
4
8
5
15
2
3
3
78
114
17
9
6
9
3
3
5
45
60
August    _ 211 913,651
September     214 996,450
October     211 1,067,423
November  213 1,210,667
December   168 881,868
1974  __ 2,356 12,912,024
1973  _. 2,410 11,550,997
TI003 1601-0000
January    273
February     197
March   270
April   268
May _ 292
June     331
July     284
August     272
September     299
October     300
November   242
December    253
1974 	
1973 	
3,281
3,331
957,577
2,160,399
984,435
1,184,262
3,390,310
1,752,073
2,478,823
1,234,735
2,355,282
1,353,144
2,009,771
2,623,761
22,484,572
16,301,703
6
6
7
4
11
86
6
10
10
18
11
9
4
13
3
4
105
96
4
2
5
3
2
39
25
6
6
2
2
3
38
31
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D  107
WM    Size of Water Main
WM000    Unknown or Not Applicable
Incidents
Loss
$
1,541,063
Injured
Dead
January 	
376
10
13
February   	
268
1,619,409
8
1
March 	
286
795,478
5
1
April 	
288
809,684
1
3
May
348
1,011,971
6
1
June      	
347
1,062,330
6
July    ....  _
315
783,222
4
3
August   	
374
1,041,055
8
4
September   	
384
1,755,058
3
4
October   	
339
1,334,609
4
5
November 	
274
846,192
5
5
December
265
3.864
4,422
2,024,685
9
69
107
5
1974 	
14.674,756
11,441,920
45
1973 	
44
WM001    0 Inches
January 	
February   .
March 	
April  	
May   	
June   	
July  	
August   	
September
October   ...
November
December
1974
1973
21
19
20
19
18
26
20
25
28
29
22
18
265
256
231.050
415,172    3
88,195
138,656
270,699 1
461,185 1
154,462
288,121 1
296,267
393,213 1
336.174 1
232,713
3,305,907
4,068,007
WM002   4 Inches
January 	
February 	
March	
April 	
May 	
June 	
July   	
August	
September	
October 	
November	
December	
1974
1973 .
33
23
26
32
28
33
25
20
24
38
29
25
336
377
4,184,985
2,769,272
WM003    5 Inches
January 	
February	
April  	
July _	
September __.
October 	
November 	
1974	
1973 	
17
558,316 1
403,484 3
257,350 3
363,448
95,206
799,079
408,925 1
148,831        	
168,295
147,671
588,302    2
246,078
10
20
1
1
4,000
199
3
1
1
2
1
6,600
70,000
300,000
22,150
41,000
10
9
443,850
20,061
1
2
2
1
1
7
12
WM004    6 Inches
January 	
February ...
March 	
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August	
September
October ....
November .
December
1974 	
ncidents
Loss
$
601,399
Injured Dead
119
7
1
97
5,335,685
13
7
92
336,648
2
1
99
335,735
16
2
95
2,373,742
4
4
129
1,285,964
4
4
105
897,034
_..
2
108
835,095
9
2
114
908,747
3
3
103
746,041
3
1
135
706,208
5
1
123
2,011,892
7
73
4
1,319
16,374,190
32
1,378
13,740,831
77
33
WM005 8 Inches
January  62 504,215
February  38 321,137
March   77 1,573,488
April   94 920,494
May _  127 1,982,120
June   123 802,995
July    113 957,671
August   72 1,304,957
September   81 1,328,063
October _.   96 761,126
November  76 762,866
December  83 417,253
1974   1,042 11,636,385
1973   632 7,393,587
WM006 10 Inches
January  - 17 503,835
February   8 54,830
March   19 304,380
April   15 102,466
May    20 784,074
June    33 204,900
July    11 110,353
August    18 154,335
September     28 197,942
October  34 136,847
November _. 17 472,509
December   36 295,126
1974   256 3,321,597
1973   169 1,168,481
WM007    12 Inches
January   20
February  6
March - 25
April .    29
May  30
June   33
July   19
August   31
September   13
October   20
November   19
December _  15
1974 _
1973 ...
260
234
315,976
47,764
56,673
378,716
234,190
1,028,466
1,407,746
411,777
33,426
173,002
48,624
433,785
4,570,145
2,523,036
4
3       	
4
1
5
5 3
8
2 1
2 2
5 2
4 3
5 1
48
58
13
7
12
13
1
1
1 1
2 1
1
1       	
2
3 Z.
2 1
7
1
7
2
1
1 2
1 3
1
6 1
25
4
 D 108
BRITISH COLUMBIA
WM008    14 or Over Inches
WM009
Unclassified
Incidents
Loss
$
61,715
Injured Dead
Incidents        Loss
Injured Dead
January 	
5
	
January 	
13
433,740
1
February	
3
48,200
	
1
February
7
137,563
1
5
Marrh
3
54,850
	
March     .  __
5
111,968
3
April ..
9
95,732
5
	
April	
11
119,375
May
19
53,223
	
	
May  	
5
87,000
2
3
June
10
1,325
.	
June	
6
16,600
July
13
73,330
10
	
July
4
120,900
August	
3
200,850
	
	
August 	
8
85,837
September	
5
925
2
.	
September
2
32,000
October	
9
■1,647,800
	
	
October
5
139,950
November .	
8
153,175
	
	
November . .
4
608,200
December 	
10
13,250
—
—
December _
7
82,859
	
	
1974 ..
97
2,404,375
17
1
1974	
77
1,975,992
6
9
1973 	
72
1,765,166
7
1973
68
819,805
1
2
WS   Water Supply—Flow
wsooo
Unknown
or Not Applicable
WS003
200-399 Gallons per
Minute
January	
362
1,954,392
8
8
January 	
16
92,615
February 	
262
1,522,303
10
9
February 	
14
435,458
2
	
March 	
268
790,901
2
1
March 	
8
18,527
April   	
285
831,290
3
2
April 	
14
176,264
3
i
May 	
335
1,253,785
7
1
May	
19
32,825
l
June
331
804,096
6
1
June	
14
34,703
July	
308
707,622
6
3
July 	
16
462,895
August  _
349
875,948
7
3
August	
5
118,200
	
September  	
.      373
1,361,813
6
4
September	
16
396,708
	
October 	
320
1,141,743
3
4
October	
9
75,119
l
November 	
263
1,363,879
5
5
November   ...
13
55,000
December    	
247
.    3,703
789,408
3
66
3
44
December
1974 	
13
157
397,803
1
6
4
1974 	
13,397,180
2,296,117
1973 	
.   4,272
10,481,950
109
47
1973
152
1,669,055
5
4
WS001
None
WS004
400-599 Gallons per
Minute
30
322,930
3
4
January 	
35
287,025
	
1
23
495,808
February 	
13
27,443
—
1
March          	
22
26
138,767
105,391
	
1
March	
April 	
24
30
192,371
86,365
T
	
May 	
24
27
215,419
180,200
1
1
May  	
June  	
23
49
1,193,181
1,283,651
~~2
1
July .. _ -   ....
20
99,062
July 	
33
191,068
	
	
27
223,920
August	
31
371,295
	
	
September    	
34
472,055
September	
37
790,493
2
4
48
519,138
1
1
October 	
35
183,460
	
	
31
437,387
1
November	
30
541,308
	
	
December
24
336
267,413
4
10
2
9
December 	
1974 	
37
.      377
1,149,658
5
8
1974	
3,477,490
6,207,318
1973 	
341
3,812,702
16
10
1973	
367
2,420,994
6
6
WS002    Less Than 200 Gallons
per Minute
WS005
600-799 Gallons per
Minute
January
12
232,725
January 	
37
128,788
1
February 	
9
125,374
3
	
February 	
33
453,924
5
1
March
5
61,700
	
	
March	
24
63,341
April	
3
90,769
	
	
April 	
27
357,320
2
2
May
7
47,700
2
3
May	
33
251,896
3
3
June
12
477,511
	
	
June	
45
1,228,088
1
2
July       .
4
90,500
	
	
July	
35
345,198
1
1
August	
8
96,850
	
	
August	
47
524,984
3
September	
9
58,820
September	
45
436,388
1
October       .   .
9
188,550
	
	
October	
36
340,176
1
1
November	
7
43,925
	
November	
39
466,170
2
December 	
14
331,922
	
—
December 	
36
1,142,883
3
2
1974 	
99
1,846,346
5
5
1974	
.      437
5,739,156
22
13
1973 	
130
1,943,569
6
2
1973 	
_.      375
4,673,983
27
11
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL,  1974
D  109
WS006    800-1,199 Gallons per Minute
Incidents Loss       Injured Dead
$
January  ._. 78 558,936 9           1
February _. 68 604,742 8           3
March  75 704,271 8           1
April   72 805,700 8           1
May   53 1,780,210 2
June  _. 77 301,793 3           1
July   58 1,360,721            1        	
August .  _. 79 1,083,164 5           5
September  38 539,682 1           1
October  73 676,369 4
November  73 373,962 5
December  78 681,138 6          3
1974  _. 822 9,470,688 60         16
1973  _. 907 8,274,638 49         19
WS007    1,200-1,5999 Gallons per Minute
January   39 137,785
February            9 33,069       	
March  35 95,067
April    29 185,959
May  34 114,880
June   26 143,483
July   25 58,285 1
August  28 304,560 3           1
September  27 8,277
October   25 345,625 1           1
November  26 911,603 4           1
December   29 580,054 6          1
1974   _. 332 2,918,647 15           4
1973 _. 342 2,878,350 25           6
WS008    1,600 or Over Gallons per Minute
Incidents
January  52
February   34
March   86
April   108
May   153
June    154
July   122
August  78
September  97
October   115
November  102
December   98
1974   1,199
1973   _ 681
Loss       Injured Dead
986,890
4,613,735
1,491,325
568,384
1,950,829
1,198,319
1,665,292
799,690
809,487
1,986,744
369,716
341,512
16,781,923
8,810,110
9
3
6
13
7
5
15
3
2
4
3
6
76
54
WS009    Unclassified
January   6 53,223        	
February   5 71,488       	
March  6 22,760 3
April   5 63,464 1
May _  9 51,500
June  _. 5 11,000
July   5 93,000       	
August  7 72,247       	
September  4 147,000
October   5 45,485        	
November   1 300       	
December   6 75,850       	
1974  _ 64 707,317
1973  -. 50 744,815 1
1
4
1
1
4
4
2
17
9
XD   Extent of Damage
XD000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January .	
February —
March 	
April  	
May	
June 	
July 	
August	
September .
October —
November .
December .
1974     2,957
1973 	
217
644,208
	
5
165
1,339,172
	
181
372,185
	
222
387,460
	
	
283
572,831
1
312
596,888
3
283
1,281,909
6
2
290
659,647
3
328
1,210,016
2
1
263
809,477
2
221
478,183
4
5
162
371,489
1
24
1
957
8,723,465
15
832
6,023,812
25
4
XD001    Confined to Object of Origin
January  92
February   70
March  120
April   104
May  113
June   123
July   — 84
August _. 77
September  106
October  104
November  88
December  97
1974
1973
1,178
1,366
139,287
47,379
75,349
49,783
92,710
819,204
41,615
75,711
227,581
192,648
80,088
113,080
1,954,435
2,072,064
1
2
2
4
2
1
1
1
2
16
30
11
5
XD002    Confined to Part of Room/Area
of Origin
January  96 163,386 2
February   53 96,441 3
March   64 44,665 4       _
April   68 30,427 3
May  52 56,710 1        _
June   79 52,976 5
July   76 432,254 1
August  64 74,845 3        _
September  69 71,076 4       _
October   59 589,330 1
November  73 66,517 1
December   71 90,152       	
1974   _. 824 1,768,779 28
1973   853 768,374 20
XD003    Confined to Room of Origin
January   41 46,974 5
February   29 55,084 3
March   36 113,786 1
April  34 49,290 3
May   50 73,390 5
June   41 83,480       	
July   26 25,945
August  _. 45 52,348 3
September  31 29,167 4       _
October  33 33,542 3
November   39 91,035 2
December   33 54,018 2
1974  _. 438 708,059 31
1973  _. 462 1,373,354 27
 D  110
BRITISH COLUMBIA
XD004    Confined to Floor Area or Origin
Incidents
January   44
February _. 24
March  34
April  _ 29
May  37
June  — 32
July   18
August   22
September         16
October  41
November  29
December   28
1974 - 354
1973   370
Loss       Injured Dead
182,183
138,162
202,231
223,979
226,842
283,350
78,397
149,886
144,955
208,682
152,656
133,960
2,125,283
1,622,420
2
3
3
32
45
2
2
2
11
12
XD005    Confined to Building of Origin
January  152 2,776,139 15 7
February  _. 112 6,132,468 17 12
March .-  97 2,551,491 5 1
April  _ 120 2,363,173 20 5
May  124 4,769,083 5 7
June  - 104 2,283,798 6 5
July     104 2,753,632 14
August   112 3,044,479 4 7
September.  93 2,179,453 2 3
October   146 3,361,717 5 8
November   111 2,187,508 6 3
December   135 2,830,367 18 8
1974
1973
1,410
1,281
37,233,308
23,731,154
117
120
66
69
XD006
January ..
February
March .—
April 	
May 	
June 	
Extended Beyond Building of
Origin
11
10
10
10
16
34
757,105
554,023
107,426
112,090
1,050,094
1,527,413
Incidents
July    24
August  26
September  24
October  15
November  14
December _ 14
Loss       Injured Dead
1974
1973
208
233
$
347,408
313,762
998,750
224,300
1,424,838
2,082,475
9,499,684
7,413,148
13
22
8
15
XD007    Confined to Roof
January 	
February   _
March 	
May   	
June   	
July 	
August   	
September
October   	
November .
December  .
1974
1973
9
1,777
2
13,046
3
1,325
10
33,065
8
12,302
4
7,483
5
29,800
3
1,325
1
1
500
2
800
48
101,423
55
68,196
XD009    Unclassified
January 	
February   .
March 	
April 	
May   	
June   	
July 	
August   	
September
October   ...
November
December
1974	
1973 	
5
44,250
	
	
5
7,569
	
	
8
110,572
3
12
54,704
1
5
17,500
	
	
7
3,433
	
7
15,000
1
	
18
70,380
2
1
10
158,400
	
	
13
82,713
	
	
9
81,925
	
	
10
81,300
7
	
109
727,746
1
165
2,637,644
9
4
XF   Extent of Fire
XF000    Unknown or Not Applicable
January  217 656,365       	
February    _. 164 1,339,174 1
March   180 389,855 2
April   222 391,865 1
May      276 571,576 1
June _ _ 311 586,168 3
July    278 1,271,149 6
August      289 659,802 3
September     329 1,093,516 2
October   _  262 798,080 2
November   219 513,533 4
December   193 371,495 1
1974
1973
2,940
2,845
8,642,578
6,060,486
26
27
15
6
XF001    Confined to Object of Origin
January   124 135,473 3
February     88 61,646 2
March   129 66,701 1
April   126 125,677 2
May      125 93,490 6
June     137 160,787
July   105 116,280 2
August     100 91,852 3
September     122 276,597 3
October     110 217,112 2
November   103 80,141 2
December   113 127,771 3
1974  	
1973 	
1,382
1,605
1,553,527
2,249,393
29
40
12
7
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 111
XF002    Confined to Part of Room/Area
of Origin
Incidents
Loss
$
162,504
Injured E
lead
January 	
95
2
1
February   	
65
175,585
5
March	
86
112,001
4
	
April  _	
74
47,717
3
	
May     	
93
214,678
5
June	
97
185,485
4
1
July	
82
390,875
1
August   	
80
135,709
5
September   	
74
95,978
6
	
October      	
94
693,105
5
1
November 	
95
203,437
1
	
December  ..
81
.    1,016
160,599
41
2
1974 	
2,577,673
5
1973 	
.    1,034
1,386,307
40
6
XF003    Confined to Room of Origin
January  45 257,656           3
February     31 126,757           4
March   31 172,169           1
April  42 204,566           6
May      43 143.811           4
June     48 216,853          5
July   23 113,200
August    37 116.600           2
September     26 50,681
October   __  34 135,259           3
November   38 167.420           1
December   37 117,959          6
1974  _. 435 1,822,931 35
1973   417 2,365,599 30
2
3
1
14
6
XF004    Confined to Floor Area of Origin
January 	
February   ..
March 	
April  ._.
May  	
June	
July 	
August   	
September
October	
November .
December .
1974
1973 .
41
393,392
7
1
21
171,297
2
2
33
285,974
4
27
536,814
7
	
30
412,028
3
	
23
355,463
1
3
18
250,887
2
17
201,792
3
18
312,157
34
796,532
	
21
160,715
4
1
25
236,375
7
40
3
308
4,113,426
10
252
2,270,324
53
14
XF005    Confined to Building of Origin
January ..
February
March __.
April   	
119
2,331,952
11
7
84
5,948,047
15
12
72
2,350,583
4
1
92
1,789,005
11
3
May  	
June   _ 	
July 	
August   	
September  _	
October   	
November	
December	
1974
1973
ncidents
Loss
$
4,438,394
Injured Dead
92
1              4
77
2,068,340
4           3
83
2,404,921
11
83
2,743,445
2           7
80
2,062,869
1            3
114
2,601,980
1            8
88
2,047,264
5            1
111
2,666,779
9           5
1,095
33,453.579
75          54
1,029
23,182,350
82         60
XF006
January ..
February
March 	
April 	
May	
June   	
July
Extended Beyond Building of
Origin
August   	
September  	
October   	
November 	
December	
1974
1973
January „
February
March 	
May 	
June   	
July
August   	
September
October   ...
November
December
1974
1973
January ..
February
March  —
April 	
May	
June 	
July 	
August   	
September 	
October —
November	
December 	
1974 	
1973 	
10
754,561
3
1
9
531,023
2
	
9
89,600
	
	
7
43.700
	
15
965,200
	
	
31
1,421,113
	
1
23
381,848
1
1
28
315,262
1
2
17
939.700
2
13
165,900
1
13
1,341,265
3
11
1,978,475
3
1
186
8,927.647
14
8
209
5,889,472
19
15
Confined to Roof
9
1,777
	
	
2
2,246
	
	
4
1,575
	
	
8
7.490
	
	
9
16,302
	
	
6
18,483
	
	
7
148.100
	
4
21,325
	
	
3
12,750
	
1
500
	
	
3
17,088
	
56
247,636
65
09
86,200
Unclassified
"
7
61,629
6
27,569
	
	
9
110,572
3
	
9
131,562
1
8
45,558
2
3
7
652,333
	
8
36,000
1
	
18
58,296
2
1
10
167,900
	
11
81,691
7
48,975
._	
	
8
81,100
r—
	
108
1,503,185
9
4
161
2,220,035
7
2
 D  112
BRITISH COLUMBIA
YC   Year of Construction
YC000    Unknown
January ..
February
March __
April	
May	
June	
July	
August .
September	
October	
November	
December	
1974
1973
Incidents
294
221
229
273
340
386
338
353
390
355
303
283
3,765
3,661
Loss
$
1,428,380
1,533,487
878,976
868,213
1,476,418
1,107,810
753,179
778,530
1,718,696
1,387,488
846,511
1,813,480
14,591,168
10,398,356
Injured Dead
March	
April	
May 	
June	
October  	
November
December .
1974.
1973 	
14
30
10,000
15,000
75,300
3,000
7,000
250,025
1,025,000
1,385,325
513,354
YC002    1900 to 1920
January  29 606,844
February  17 331,331
March  27 82,344
April  20 243,263
May   24 171,941
June  28 122,785
July   18 437,850
August    21 202,359
September  17 60,278
October  20 971,565
November  23 127,285
December   14 606,823
1974   258 3,964,668
1973   354 4,287,693
YC003    1921 to 1940
January ..
February
March .	
April  	
May 	
68
49
72
73
62
459,695
140,107
278,153
488,511
928,985
4
6
2
1
4
7
5
6
3
5
7
5
55
60
YC001    Prior to 1900
35
24
10
2
6
7
5
7
3
1
4
2
2
1
4
4
5
4
37
24
4
1
1
10
17
Incidents        Loss       Injured Dead
June  	
July	
August 	
September
October	
November
December .
1974	
1973 	
January 	
February _
March  	
April	
May	
June 	
July	
August .	
September
October _
November
December
73
47
52
50
56
42
52
696
759
$
431,501
471,903
244,466
448,776
252,416
229,220
404.934
4,778,667
5,612,499
YC004   1941 to 1960
1974
1973 .
103
71
80
93
96
109
80
96
94
80
89
79
1,070
1,205
902,041
654,068
1,302,874
914,318
2,102,983
1,790,952
1,122,378
1,520,251
965,869
528,071
1,030,997
494,263
13,329,065
9,458,234
YC005    1961 to 1980
January —
February ..
March 	
April 	
May 	
June	
July  	
August	
September
October __
November
December
173
112
143
138
165
141
143
137
128
163
123
152
1974  1,718
1973  1,607
YC006
March  1
April   1
June   2
September  1
1974  5
1973   1
1,358,349
5,724,351
1,026,458
741,490
2,136,598
2,195,015
2,198,333
1,725,252
1,827,029
2,355,869
2,079,212
1,413,141
24,781,097
15,423,624
1981 to 2000
225
111
11,781
75
1
14
4
2
2
1
4
58
61
7
7
4
11
6
4
3
2
1
6
5
56
59
5
9
5
5
5
4
3
5
5
6
4
6
62
92
2
~1
1
1
2
11
24
6
2
1
2
4
2
2
5
1
1
2
5
33
22
1
8
2
1
2
1
5
4
3
2
1
30
26
12,192
16,406
Provincial Totals
January   	
February
March 	
April 	
May 	
667
470
553
599
690
740
626
4,755,309
8,383,344
3,579,030
3,270,906
6,892,225
5,662,844
4,983,643
4,470,858
29
31
19
31
22
17
24
21
16
14
2
7
9
10
5
12
September	
October  	
November
December
1974	
1973  	
680
675
585
582
_.   7,526
.   7,617
5,020,723
5,502,409
4,563,250
5,757,641
12
14
20
29
269
298
9
14
11
13
June 	
July   	
62,842,182
45,710,166
122
August  	
659
116
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974 D 113
APPENDIX A
FIRES INVESTIGATED
Total
Total number of fires investigated throughout the Province  1,400
Fires investigated by the Office of the Fire Marshal  289
Accident or negligence    96
Incendiary   156
Unknown    37
  289
Charges laid throughout the Province  289
Number of persons charged  113
Charges laid   168
Arson    59
Setting fire to other substance     18
Other offences    68
Mischief     23
     168
Disposition of charges—
Convicted   43
Dismissed   2
Withdrawn  1
Stay of proceedings  11
Committed to institution  1
Pending   108
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS—CANADA
Arson or Attempted Arson
Suspected or known incendiary    1,400
Unfounded     	
Actual number    .  1,400
Offences cleared—
By charge       168
Otherwise       48
Person charged (adult)—
Male       53
Female        26
Persons charged (juvenile)—
Male        32
Female          2
 D 114
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Insurance
General
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
39
1
15
1
34
4
45
5
57
6
46
4
39
4
26
1
50
3
60
1
28
3
14
1
Total
Provincial Total
January.—
February-
March 	
April.	
May	
June	
July	
August	
September-
October	
November-
December—
Year to date.
Incendiary
Actual:
January „.
February-
March	
April	
May.
June	
July	
August	
September-
October	
November-
December.-
Year to date.
Suspected or known:
January	
February.	
March 	
April	
May„
June	
July	
August	
September-
October 	
November-
December...
Year to date.
Time
0001-0800:
January	
February.	
March	
April	
May-
June	
July 	
August	
September-
October	
November-
December.-.
Year to date.
0801-1600:
January 	
February.	
March	
April	
May	
June	
July	
August	
51
42
53
54
73
70
55
64
78
94
79
71
784
51
42
53
54
73
70
55
64
78
94
79
71
784
51
42
53
54
73
70
55
64
78
94
79
71
784
31
18
23
23
39
40
32
34
35
41
39
24
4
5
13
10
9
379  |
12
12
12  |
2
1
2
1
2
1
3
3
13
3
10
5
17
5
12
4
13
12
3
1
2
30
|   1  |  30
30
I  «
85
1
1
1
3
13
10
17
12
13
12
85
1
1
1
3
13
10
17
12
13
12
85
96
61
97
108
152
136
120
110
150
167
114
89
453
34 |1,400
39
15
34
45
57
46
39
26
50
60
28
14
453
39
15
34
45
57
46
39
26
50
60
28
14
34
96
61
97
108
152
136
120
110
150
167
114
89
1,400
96
61
97
108
152
136
120
110
150
167
114
89
453 |  34 11,400
4
6
8
17
10
6
10
5
3
42
23
32
34
67
56
49
52
53
55
45
29
36 |  94
12
537
16
1
10
i
16
12
3
15
1
5
7
~ i
24
6
20
30
26
28
16
17
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D 115
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS,  1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Insurance
General
Total
September 	
13
1
5
10
2
31
October   	
14
3
17
1
35
November	
12
9
1
22
19
2
5
26
123
2
1
....      |        6
17
123
9
281
1601-0000:
January	
12
1
1
15
1
30
20
1
10
1
32
25
1
1
18
45
April  	
18
2
21
3
44
May.	
26
1
3
28
1
59
June	
22
1
3
3
21
2
52
July    —	
13
2
9
28
3
55
August	
21
2
2
5
11
41
30
2
1
2
31
66
October . ..	
39
5
33
77
November ~	
28
1
2
14
2
47
December	
28
—
....
6
34
282
7
....     |       1
11
32
236
13
582
Property
Assembly:
January _.	
4
4
8
February 	
1
1
2
4
3
1
4
g
April...    ..
6
3
9
11
5
1
17
4
2
3
9
July        ...      	
4
1
8
4
13
7
August	
2
1
September	
7
1
1
3
1
13
October	
14
5
19
November	
6
2
8
2
—
_..
....
2
4
64
1      1       4
2
45
3
119
Institutional:
January  	
2
2
4
March	
1
1
2
4
April  	
1
....
1
June	
1
1
July	
1
1
1
3
August - „	
1
	
1
September	
1
1
1
3
October 	
1
1
November...	
	
1
1
December  	
5
—
—
___.
1
6
12      |             |      _
....      |        2
....
3
8
25
Residential:
January	
19
1
	
2
1
16
1
40
February	
15
_
1
1
7
1
25
March	
20
2
.
1
13
2
38
April	
16
l
1
15
4
37
19
2
13
2
36
June    	
17
10
3
30
July   	
11
2
10
1
24
August	
15
5
1
7
.
28
September	
20
.
14
1
35
24
18
42
20
1
3
7
1
32
December	
16
1
2
4
23
212
4
l
....      |      17
6
134
16
390
Office:
February	
2
	
1
	
3
2
1
3
April	
1
1
May   	
1
1
June	
1
1
1
3
July 	
4
4
August	
3
....
....
—
—
1
"
"
4
 D  116
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Insurance
General
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Total
September..
October	
November-
Year to date.
Mercantile:
January	
February.	
March —
April _	
May _	
June _	
July _ 	
August	
September-
October.—
November-
December...
Year to date-
Manufacturing:
January 	
February	
March —
April ~_ 	
May 	
June  	
July
August	
September-
October	
November-
Year to date-
Storage:
January	
February-
March 	
April	
May.	
June 	
July	
August	
September-
October	
November-
December—
Year to date-
Vehicles, outside areas:
January 	
February	
March 	
April. 	
May.  	
July
August _
September-
October.	
November...
December-
Year to date-
Miscellaneous:
January _..
March _
April  	
May	
June _
July	
August	
17
39
19
8
9
7
8
11
5
7
9
5
8
6
6
89
15
12
14
17
22
33
20
26
38
36
39
34
306
2 I
4 I  22 |
2 |  55
1
1
12
7
15
10
11
10
67
3
6
14
27
14
10
11
25
26
7
3
154
3
2
4
3
6
7
23
5
3
6
4
9
11
4
5
4
6
8
2
67
I  24
11
10
13
16
16
14
11
11
8
14
13
10
147
24
15
21
33
63
58
48
49
77
72
47
37
544
3
3
5
3
8
12
3
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
D  117
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Insurance
General
Total
3
3
6
October.	
3
4
7
1
1
6
	
	
	
1
7
23
—
—
1
34
....
58
Incendiary Method
Unknown:
January.	
19
1
18
1
39
February.	
23
9
32
March	
27
2
1
1
13
44
April	
25
.
3
19
1
48
May	
38
10
26
74
June	
28
7
19
1
55
July	
27
1
7
15
1
51
August	
32
7
10
49
September.	
34
1
9
19
1
64
October.    _	
48
8
25
81
November	
38
1
12
51
47
—
—
—
8
55
386
3
....      |       4
52
193
5
643
Flammable liquids:
8
1
9
February.  _ 	
10
1
11
March	
13
—
i
3
17
April	
6
	
	
4
4
14
May _ 	
12
	
i
3
5
1
22
June           .  .
13
2
i
2
3
1
22
July
10
_
2
7
5
i
25
August
14
2
5
3
4
28
September     	
22
1
2
3
7
35
October	
13
	
	
2
7
22
November.....	
16
1
	
	
1
18
December	
10
—
—
1
1
—
12
Year to date	
147
6
13
20
41
8
235
Incendiary devices:
1
1
May	
1
	
	
1
June	
1
	
	
1
July 	
2
	
	
2
4
September	
1
....
....
	
1
October... 	
3
	
3
November.	
1
1
3
	
5
December.	
Year to date  	
Matches and combustibles:
2
....
—
....
2
11       |      ....      |        1
....      |        1
5
....
18
24
1
2
1
19
47
February	
9
2
1
5
17
March	
12
1
18
4
35
22
21
43
May.   	
19
2
25
4
50
June	
27
i
1
1
22
2
54
July	
16
	
2
1
17
2
38
16
2
9
1
28
20
i
1
1
24
2
49
October. _	
30
2
28
1
61
November  	
24
_.
1
12
3
40
December.	
Year to date	
Other:
12
—
.._
4
1
17
231      |        3
—
1
11
9
204
20
479
January	
	
1
1
February. _ 	
....
1
	
1
March  	
1
	
....
	
1
April 	
1
	
|
1
2
May  _	
3
	
	
	
1
4
June     	
1
....
1
....
2
....
4
 D  118
BRITISH COLUMBIA
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Insurance
General
Total
July	
2
1
—
—
--
2
2
3
i
—
2
5
1
3
9      |      ....
—
—
1
4
10
24
Not applicable:
May 	
1
1
—
—
—
	
—
-   1     i
1
Persons Involved
Unknown:
47
36
52
52
67
65
54
60
74
90
69
63
1
2
2
—
—
2
i
i
l
2
2
2
~2
1
1
3
13
10
17
12
13
12
30
13
30
41
49
35
34
23
46
52
21
13
1
81
49
86
96
131
June _	
July
111
107
97
137
154
92
December	
76
729
5      |      ....
—
13
82
387
1
1,217
Adult male:
3
4
1
4
4
1
1
2
6
2
1
3
2
1
i
~1
~2
1
2
2
3
1
1
1
~I
2
i
~2
2
2
2
3
2
i
l
l
6
7
3
4
8
12
July           	
5
8
2
3
9
December. 	
3
Year to date—	
28
7       |         1
1
13
1
5
14
70
Adult female:
2
2
1
1
5
--
....
i
l
....
—
l
2
1
2
1
3
3
May -	
July 	
August	
October 	
2
2
2
1
2
December	
5
Year to date	
11
—
—
-      1       2
—
....
7
20
Juvenile male:
1
1
1
2
1
1
4
1
3
1
....
—
l
2
6
4
4
4
11
5
1
4
8
7
1
3
2
1
1
2
1
7
5
8
8
June	
July 	
13
5
3
September 	
October 	
November	
December.	
11
9
11
4
16
—
_..      |        1
2
55
10
84
Juvenile female:
January 	
February.	
May	
July 	
December. 	
....
—
l
=
1
2
3
1
i
2
2
3
1
1
....
—
....
l
—
6
2
9
 REPORT OF THE FIRE MARSHAL, 1974
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
D  119
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Insurance
General
Total
Offences Cleared
Charge:
4
1
5
10
9
February                         	
6
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
2
9
6
1
6
1
June
2
2
1
Inly
1
1
3
8
August _	
3
2
1
2
September.  	
2
1
3
October	
3
2
5
9
I
1
2
17
Deremher
7
—
—
2
9
Year to date	
43
6
1
—
9
3
16
7
85
Other:
2
4
June...         	
2
1
8
2
13
July
1
8
August          ... 	
1
1
1
3
1
1
3
9
....
—
....
6
1
1
7
November	
1
December	
....
—
.._
—
1
1
1
3
3
....      |        5
28
12
48
Not cleared:
January 	
47
1
2
1
34
1
86
February...	
36
15
1
52
March
53
2
1
1
1
32
3
93
April
54
3
45
4
106
May	
67
2
13
54
3
139
June	
66
i
1
10
38
1
117
July	
54
3
17
34
1
109
August  	
61
3
12
23
99
September.	
75
2
2
13
46
138
October 	
91
12
52
155
November.	
70
2
23
1
96
December. ,	
64
—
....
....
13
77
738
5
....
1            16
82
409
15
1,267
Persons Charged
Adult male:
1
2
6
5
1
" "
2
i
March.	
1
April
1
1
2
3
1
1
5
June  	
1
2
1
4
July  	
1
1
2
August  	
1
2
1
2
6
September
1
1
October	
2
2
November	
5
1
1
1
8
December   	
2
....
—
—
—
2
20
6      |        1
7
l
5
4
Adult female:
February.	
4
4
March.	
1
1
2
May 	
1
1
July ...	
1
1
1
October. 	
1
1
November  	
1
1
2
December	
5
—.
—
—
....
—
5
12      |      .._
—
—
2
....   |    ....
3
17
Juvenile male:
January.	
1
	
2
3
March	
2
2
May   	
3
—
—
—
....
—
....
3
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FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Total
Insurance
General
1
1
2
3
2
2
3
1
2
1
2
2
6
2
December.  	
11
....
—
—
	
2
9
1
23
Juvenile female:
January   -
1
1
....      |     ....
—
1
....   |       1
No charges laid:
47
36
53
54
67
68
54
61
76
91
70
64
1
2
i
2
—
1
2
1
2
2
4
4
3
2
1
1
1
3
13
10
17
12
13
12
34
15
32
45
56
46
39
24
50
58
25
14
1
1
2
4
5
3
3
1
3
1
1
1
86
52
92
106
143
130
117
102
147
162
98
80
July
741              6
1
21
82
438
26
1,315
Total charges laid:
January	
4
6
6
2
1
3
2
3
9
7
1
2
2
1
i
—
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
i
1
2
5
2
i
2
2
3
~2
1
1
1
1
2
10
9
5
2
9
6
3
8
3
5
16
9
July                       	
October	
43
6      |        1
....      |        9
3
15
8
85
Disposition of Charge
Convictions:
3
1
4
1
i
i
l
l
2
-
i
....
1
3
1
4
1
2
3
1
1
1
July   	
November	
13      |        2      |      ....
i
—
....
1
17
Dismissals:
l
....
1
1
1
—
1
—
—
l
—
2
Pending:
January ~
1
5
1
1
1
2
1
1
4
i
....
2
1
i
i
i
i
5
2
1
2
1
1
1
1
7
8
4
2
4
6
1
5
2
July	
September.	
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D 121
FIRE CRIME STATISTICS, 1974—Continued
Motive
Unknown
Fraud
Not Applicable
Revenge
Cover
Crime
Mischief
Mental
Insurance
General
Total
October.	
3
7
6
1
--
—
i
2
2
•3-
~1
5
13
g
28
6
1
....
7
3
15
5
65
Withdrawn:
1
1
1
—
—
—
__    |      ....
—
1
Committed:
_
.._
_
	
1
1
Year to date	
_     |     _
_._     |     ....
_
_..
1
1
Authority for Charge
Criminal Code:
Sec. 387
6
3
1
—
....
1
1
i
....
5
i
5
7
1
1
1
3
1
April  	
10
_     |       3
5
i
19
Sec. 389 (1)
January—  	
March  	
May   	
June	
July... - 	
4
4
2
2
1
2
3
5
1
1
i
i
....
2
1
2
2
i
i
i
5
3
5
3
1
5
1
4
5
5
September 	
October. : 	
December... 	
23
2      |      ....
....
2
1
3
37
Sec. 389 (2)
1
2
2
1
i
....
1
1
3
2
June  	
1
4
1
....      |       1
—
....    |     ....
7
Sec. 390
February	
May.	
September	
October 	
1
1
1
1
—
l
l
2
3
.-.
1
1
2
1
5
December.	
3
4
—
3
2
3
1
13
Sec. 392 (1)
August  .  	
November  	
1
1
—
—
....
1
1
2
....      |      ....
....      |     ....
—
_..
2
Other:
February    _ 	
June	
July                            	
1
1
1
2
....
1
1
i
1
2
2
1
September _   	
1
1
3
2
1
2
8
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APPENDIX B
INSPECTIONS MADE AND ORDERS ISSUED BY LOCAL ASSISTANTS
TO THE FIRE MARSHAL
City Municipalities (31)
Inspections
Orders
Inspections
Orders
547
T587
615
157
Tl51
3,868
607
471
1,245
724
2
"l
423
2
54
New Westminster	
6,440
2,350
1,006
301
~~351
1,688
581
139
187
282
27,940
2,211
11,554
346
17
North Vancouver
27
Penticton 	
3
2
Port Coquitlam    	
2
Grand Forks          	
Revelstoke
Trail
184
3
Langley...
Nanaimo
6
White Rock     	
Totals
66,348
726
District Municipalities (38)
Abbotsford.    .
110
1,675
54
382
19
320
1,295
320
284
260
501
1
5
774
"~i
4
1,386
3,116
~ 411
1,682
3,342
173
~   26
17
56
202
4,907
647
386
1
Oak Bay 	
6
Pitt Meadows 	
Pnrt Hardy
1
Delta
2
Salmon Arm
Houston „ _	
Spallumcheen  	
Sparwood 	
1
Kent
Kitimat  .   . . .
Stewart _ _   	
Summerland.    ._ 	
13
1
Terra cp.
1
Mission	
161                 1
412      1
West Vancouver 	
1
Totals	
22,148
809
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D 123
INSPECTIONS MADE AND ORDERS ISSUED BY LOCAL ASSISTANTS
TO THE FIRE MARSHAL—Continued
Village Municipalities (59)
Inspections
Orders
Inspections
Orders
Alert Ray
23
82
30
43
Montrose	
32
New Denver..    _
2
100 Mile House	
14
3
Elkford
~72
Port McNeill	
Fraser Lake                   	
Pouce Coupe	
	
Gold River .
Salmo 	
37
19
Harrison Hot Springs     	
Sechelt 	
Invermere                           .   	
6
Slocan   	
Keremeos	
Tahsis
Taylor            ...    .
	
Lillooet
Telkwa —	
Torino    _	
	
Logan Lake	
Lumby
13
207
16
50
4
Valemount ......
Vanderhoof	
Warfleld 	
Zeballos-	
Totals	
Masset	
	
Midway
601
6
Town Municipalities (13)
Castlegar
Comox           .
~ To9
	
Ladysmith	
Merritt    .
Quesnel 	
Sidney     	
114
40
46
163
	
Fort St. John 	
205
55
Hope 	
Kinnaird
732
Fire Districts (15)
4
27
202
94
218
3
1
1
Sooke.
770
1
98
172
1
Nanaimo, County of     .„„
Westminster, County of	
Totals
Prince Rupert, County of.
1,589
3
Grand totals, 1974
Grand totals, 1973
Grand totals, 1972
Grand totals, 1971
Grand totals, 1970
Grand totals, 1969
Grand totals, 1968
Grand totals, 1967
Grand totals, 1966
Grand ttoals, 1965
Inspections
--. 91,418
..... 87,266
 63,940
 84,104
_ 81,056
  77,927
__ 92,074
_ 85,969
._ 84,874
 83,678
Orders
1,544
1,686
888
588
92
197
172
529
603
178
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APPENDIX C
TEN-YEAR COMPARATIVE STATEMENT OF FIRES AND FIRE LOSSES
Year
City Municipalities
District Municipalities
Town Municipalities
Incidents
Losses
Incidents
Losses
Incidents
Losses
1974	
3,870
4,129
4,261
3,465
3,352
3,463
3,081
3,264
3,350
3,351
$
25,927,848
18,383,376
11,976,681
12,777,142
9,529,652
8,466,521
6,899,093
7,327,896
10,340,128
4,756,985
1,985
1,988
2,202
2,308
2,362
2,524
2,301
2,129
2,026
2,030
$
13,101,693
10,725,484
7,525,806
7,890,285
8,721,629
6,924,503
4,296,276
5,307,350
3,173,114
2,855,954
154
157
169
176
168
141
173
154
144
109
$
2,229,183
1973 	
197?
1,898,429
1,858,834
1971
714,423
1970                   	
1969                	
19SR
988,678
694,863
763,822
1967 ..
558,875
1966   - .
554,895
1965
342,522
Totals
35,586
116,385,322
21,855
70,522,364
1,545      |    10,604,524
1
Year
Village Municipalities
Fire Districts
Totals
Incidents
Losses
Incidents
Losses
Incidents
Losses
1974
228
239
264
166
180
170
178
161
187
184
$
4,601,838
3,020,548
3,023,716
2,099,707
1,029,951
703,746
1,455,474
1,619,445
912,541
878,033
1,289
1,087
1,224
1,339
1,484
1,304
1,277
1,226
1,196
1,253
$
17,015,608
11,396,257
13,004,079
11,235,201
14,291,164
10,724,813
7,702,306
6,676,487
8,164,901
5,304,290
7,526
7,613
8,120
7,454
7,546
7,602
7,010
6,934
6,903
6,977
$
62,842,182
1973
45,693,116
1972   -               	
37,389,116
1971
34,716,758
1970
34,561,074
1969
27,514,446
1968
21,116,871
1%7
21,490,053
1966
23,145,579
1065
14,137,784
Totals	
1,957
19,344,999
12,679      | 105,551,106
1
73,685
332,606,979
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D  125
APPENDIX D
LOSS OF LIFE,  1965-74
Occupancy
Number
of
Fires
Causes of Fires
Loss of Life
Men
Women   Children    Total
ApartmentS-
Barge fires (oil)~
Dwellings	
Gillnetter boat-
Helicopter -	
Hospital	
Hotel	
Mobile home-
Motor-vehicle-
Outside.
Rest home	
Summer cabin	
Trailer (travel)	
Totals, 1974—
Totals, 1973—
Totals, 1972	
Totals, 1971	
Totals, 1970—
Totals, 1969—
Totals, 1968—
Totals, 1967—
Totals, 1966—
Totals, 1965	
Ten-year totals
19
50
102*
85
84
95
71
74
81
78
58
71
799
Combustibles too close to stove (1)	
Apron ignited by electric stove (i)	
Improper fueling of gas stove (1)	
Colour TV fire (1)  	
Smokers' carelessness (15)—
In bed (7)  	
In the home (4)    _..
While intoxicated (4)	
Gas vapours exploded (1) 	
Gas exploded when a match was struck
(1)        	
Arson (conspiracy) (1)	
Tear gas bomb (1)	
Coal oil lamp overturned (1) .	
Electrical (4)—
Wiring (2) 	
Electrical equipment (1)	
Sandwich toaster (1)	
Fire-fighter (heart attack) (1) __
Intoxicated (4)—
Set fire to home (1)	
Diesel fuel beside heater ignited (1)	
Threw kerosene onto wood pile (1)	
Oil stove exploded .	
Matches (children playing with) (4)	
Propane (3)	
Smokers' carelessness (21)—
In the home (9) .	
In the bed (7)	
While intoxicated (5)	
Stove (6)—
Electric (3)  	
Wood (3)   .	
Suicide (2)— 	
Murder and suicide (1)__	
Improper fueling of gas oven (1)	
Crash (1)  	
Smoking (fell asleep) (1)- 	
Arson (1)	
Smokers' carelessness (6)	
Electrical (3)—
Heater (2)  	
Electric trypan left on (1)	
Furnace (malfunction) (oil-burning) (1)
Smokers' carelessness (3)	
Accident (4) —
Intoxicated while driving (hit a power
pole (1) 	
Oxyacetylene torch (1)	
Smoking in truck (fell asleep) (1)	
Suicides (3) 	
Treehouse (1)	
Candle ignited clothes in closet (1)	
Cigarette ignited chair fabric (1)	
Electric heater (1)    :—
71
57
46
81
32
54
49
46
39
46
521
1
1
	
5
1
	
1
	
3
1
	
—
32
29
24
39
28
17
27
25
13
17
251
26
30
30
33
44
16
24
35
18
28
284
1
1
1
1
7
4
5
3
2
1
1
1
3
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
5
6
12
7
7
3
5
2
2
1
1
1
2
9
2
1
4
4
7
1
1
1
3
1
1
1
1
129
116
100
153
104
87
100
106
70
91
1,056
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APPENDIX F
LOSSES OF $250,000 AND OVER, 1974
D 127
Date
Occupancy
Cause
Loss
Jan.13	
New Westminster-
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown	
$
282,000
Jan. 4	
Cariboo County—
General   item   storage—unclassi
fied or unknown -	
350,000
Feb. 28.	
Nanaimo County-
Mercantile	
Act or omission unknown — .
922,929
Feb. 18	
Port Coquitlam	
Sawmill, planing-mill	
Electrical short circuit	
300,500
Feb. 5
Prince George
Hotel (year-round use)	
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown  ■
253,450
Feb. 14	
Burnaby	
Plastic   	
4,432,000
Mar. 21	
Kamloops 	
General warehouse	
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
335,350
Mar. 6	
Vancouver	
Hardware	
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown 	
1,000,000
Apr. 9  .
Cariboo County.	
Sawmill, planing-mill	
Welding or cutting too close	
254,852
May 29	
Dawson Creek
Motor-vehicle repairs   _
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown 	
450,000
May 25	
Vanronver
Sawmill, planing-mill	
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
600,000
May 25	
North Saanich	
Junior high, intermediate school —
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
500,000
May 13	
Surrey	
Apartment over 20 units, with or
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
352,696
May 8	
Chetwynd	
Hotel (year-round use). —	
unclassified or unknown 	
1,000,000
May 2
Fort Nelson 	
Hotel (year-round use)	
Human   failing—unclassified   or
823,000
268,000
May 11	
Vanderhoof  	
Sawmill, planing-mill...	
Welding or cutting too close	
June 30	
Vanderhoof	
Elementary school.	
Mechanical  and   electrical  fail
ure—unknown or unclassified
650,000
June 14.	
unclassified or unknown	
279,000
June 15	
cultural products storage
unclassified or unknown  	
500,000
July 5	
unclassified or unknown 	
270,000
July 30	
Vancouver..	
Printing, publishing	
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown 	
268,370
July 18	
Campbell River	
Hotel (year-round use) 	
Disposal of smokers' material ....
546,405
July 26.    .
Richmond	
General business office -	
arism (no charges laid) 	
480,000
July 24	
Flammable liquid to kindle fire..
Miscellaneous act or omission—
500,000
July 24	
Nanaimo County-
Boat-building and repairing—(ves
sels 65 feet and under)
unclassified or unknown  	
300,000
Aug. 18.    .
Vancouver 	
250,000
Aug. 15	
Prince George	
Sawmill, planing-mill. —
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
400,000
Sept. 14	
Vancouver	
Lumberyards, building materials-
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
500,000
300,000
Sept. 7	
Sept. 12	
Westminster
258,360
Sept. 3	
Merritt
Hotel (year-round use)	
Petroleum refineries 	
500,000
Oct. 26
Cariboo County	
Construction design or installa
tion deficiency—unclassified or
500,000
Oct. 29	
unclassified or unknown	
800,000
Oct. 13... ...
Miscellaneous act or omission—
unclassified or unknown	
344,000
Nov. 7 ...    .
Loose or bagged processed foods
307,573
Nov. 30	
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
and repairs
Bridges,   trestles,   overpass,   ele-
383,200
Nov. 23	
Cariboo County.	
250,000
Nov. 16    .
Cariboo County—
William Lake	
600,000
Nov. 3	
General business office	
Incendiarism, suspected incendi-
250,000
Nov. 6	
Smithers 	
Motor-vehicle and trailer sales	
Miscellaneous act or omission—
250,000
Dec. 31
800,000
Dec. 29
Miscellaneous act or omission—
1,000,000
Dec. 15 .
Apartment over 20 units, with or
without business
Mechanical   and   electrical   failure—unknown or unclassified
338,750
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in right of the Province of British Columbia.
1976
1,400-1175-2607

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