Ministry of the
Solicitor General

Monthly Fatal Fires

Ontario Fatal Fires by Month 2019

Report Date: 06-Nov-2019, 6:00 am1
Report source: OFMEM Fire Investigations Data

Note:
Months listed are the months in which the fire incident occurred that caused the fatality.
This includes any fatalities that occur within one year and one day of the fire incident.
In addition, this fatality data is for all property types - structures, vehicles, and outdoor areas combined.

Table 1: Ontario monthly fatal fires (excluding Federal/First Nations properties)
TOTAL Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fatal fires 55 5 5 9 7 2 7 6 4 3 6 1
Fatalities 57 5 5 9 8 2 7 7 4 3 6 1
 
Table 2: Federal/First Nations Properties only - monthly fatal fires
TOTAL Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fatal fires 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Fatalities 5 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0

1 Please note that current year’s data is subject to change, as a fire death can be reported up to 1 year after the fire incident occurred