BBC News

A fire at Chester Zoo in the Monsoon Forest attraction saw members of the public evacuated and animals and other species moved to alternative habitats. The cause … Read full article

Daily Echo

Fire breaks out on cross-Solent Wightlink ferry.

AGCS Global Claims Review 2018

After analyzing 470,000 claims with a total value in excess of €58bn, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has identified Fire & Explosion as the top cause … Read full article


Christmas trees, especially real trees, are vulnerable to fire and burn rapidly.

Oxford Mail

Members of the public using wood burning stoves have been reminded not to store logs and kindling in the hearth, as the radiant heat from the stove … Read full article

SuperYacht News

Much of the best practice and the rigorous fire safety procedures from the cruise liner industry can be emulated on superyachts.


2018 has been a catastrophic year for laundry fire losses with spontaneous combustion noted as the cause of many laundry fire ignitions.

Insurance Times

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd has compiled a list of the UK’s escape of water claims hot spots, based on analysis of 2017 data.