Arson Prevention Forum

47% of all fires attended by fire and rescue services in England

are classed as deliberate

Reference Sources

Arson Prevention Bureau (2014) Arson; a call to action. A ‘State of the Nation’ Report.



Association of British Insurers (2014). Annual General Insurance Overview Statistics 2014.  









Financial Conduct Authority (2008). Insurance Conduct of Business Sourcebook (ICOBS).  




Insurance Fraud Bureau (2016).  




Code of Practice for investigators of fires and explosions for the criminal justice systems in the UK.

http://www.ife.org.uk/write/MediaUploads/Documents/Fire_Investigation_Code_of_Practice.pdf


Legislation.co.uk (2016). Criminal Damage Act 1971(Chapter 48), Section 1: Destroying or damaging property. 

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1971/48


Methodist Insurance (2016). Simple steps to reduce the risk of an arson attack.  





RISCAuthority (2016).


The Insurance Industry’s Role in Tackling Fire and Arson (2010). Tim Humphries, Association of British Insurers.


UK Insurance and Long Term Saving Key Facts (2015). Association of British Insurers