Incident Summary For State of Colorado 1991-1995: Fires, Explosions, and Spills Resulting in Fires in Vehicles, Structures, Trees, Brush, and Grass by type. Includes injuries, fatalities and damages.

1995

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

2

0

0

0

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

11

0

0

0

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

70

0

2

69,615

Outside Spill, Leak With Ensuing Fire.

2

0

0

0

Refuse Fire.

647

0

0

13,581

Structure Fire.

241

0

33

1,956,443

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

174

0

0

2,150

Vehicle Fire.

136

0

0

351,218

[TOTAL]

1,283

0

35

2,393,007

Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System.

* NOTE: The table above is missing rows for certain fire-explsion subtypes

The table reflects only what was reported for the year

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fire.

1994

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

2

0

0

200

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

18

0

0

1,450

Fire, Explosion; Insufficient Information Available To Classify Further.

4

0

0

6,250

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

118

0

3

38,052

Outside Spill, Leak With Ensuing Fire.

3

0

0

0

Refuse Fire.

1,023

0

0

59,354

Structure Fire.

315

0

28

2,906,151

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

388

0

1

9,963

Vehicle Fire.

148

0

2

367,506

[TOTAL]

2,019

0

34

3,388,926

Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System.

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fire.

1993

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

5

0

0

800

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

17

0

0

8,450

Fire, Explosion; Insufficient Information Available To Classify Further.

4

0

0

1,000

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

91

0

1

35,746

Outside Spill, Leak With Ensuing Fire.

2

0

0

2

Refuse Fire.

849

0

0

4,030

Structure Fire.

325

0

17

3,494,561

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

244

0

0

4,850

Vehicle Fire.

167

0

0

402,450

[TOTAL]

1,704

0

18

3,951,889

Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System.

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fire.

1992

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

6

0

0

900

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

11

0

0

5

Fire, Explosion; Insufficient Information Available To Classify Further.

3

0

0

0

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

66

0

0

19,515

Outside Spill, Leak With Ensuing Fire.

2

0

0

1

Refuse Fire.

802

0

2

710

Structure Fire.

322

0

46

2,176,954

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

177

0

0

6,205

Vehicle Fire.

137

0

1

468,150

[TOTAL]

1,526

0

49

2,672,440

Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System.

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fire.

1991

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

2

0

0

0

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

11

0

0

500

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

65

0

0

25,166

Refuse Fire.

756

0

0

1,262

Structure Fire.

283

0

29

1,680,124

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

129

0

0

2,070

Vehicle Fire.

107

0

2

456,938

[TOTAL]

1,353

0

31

2,166,060

Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System.

* NOTE: The table above is missing rows for certain fire-explsion subtypes

The table reflects only what was reported for the year

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fire.

1991 to 1995 Totals

SUBTYPE

NUMBER

FATALITIES

INJURIES

DAMAGE ($)

Explosion, No After-Fire.

17

0

0

1,900

Fire, Explosion Not Classified.

68

0

0

10,405

Fire, Explosion; Insufficient Information Available To Classify Further.

11

0

0

7,250

Outside Of Structure Fire (Not Included In 13, 14, Or 15).

410

0

6

188,094

Outside Spill, Leak With Ensuing Fire.

9

0

0

3

Refuse Fire.

4,077

0

2

78,937

Structure Fire.

1,486

0

153

12,214,233

Trees, Brush, Grass Fire.

1,112

0

1

25,238

Vehicle Fire.

695

0

5

2,046,262

[TOTAL]

7,885

0

167

14,572,322

*NOTE: Type 13=Vehicle Fire. Type 14=Tree, Brush, Grass Fire. Type 15=Refuse Fires.

Notes: Data derived from the United States Fire Administration's National Fire Incident Reporting System. The National Fire Incident Reporting System gathers incident-based statistics on fire. NFIRS was started in 1975 and is based on National Fire Protection Association Standard 901, "Uniform Coding for Fire Protection," 1976 version; the 1981 codes for Fire Service Casualty Reporting; and the 1990 codes for Hazardous Materials Reporting.

Source: Arson & Explosives National Repository Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.

 

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