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SCDF Annual Statistics 2023

Sunday | 03/03/2024

The overall number of fires increased by 8.6% to 1,954 cases in 2023 which means an average of 5 to 6 fires everyday that SCDF responded to. The largest increase involves Active Mobility Devices (AMDs) which has increased by 31% compared to 2022.

SCDF stats

Fires due to unattended cooking and fires of electrical origin remained the top two types of fires in residential buildings. Both has seen an increase as compared to 2022.

Top types of fire in residential buildings
Breakdown of the causes of fire in Residential buildings

There were 215 vehicle fires in 2023, an increase of 5.4% from 204 in 2022. Alestair SG is bringing in car fire blanket which can withstand high temperature to protect car owners.

Vehicle fire chart trend

SCDF also stepped up the number of fire safety enforcement checks in 2023. They have conducted 15,044 fire safety enforcement checks and issued 1,466 Notices of Offence (NOOs) and 2,734 Fire Hazard Abatement Notices (FHANs). Shop owners are liable to make sure they fulfil to SCDF requirements and making sure their products are checked annually. Alestair SG is an approved fire extinguisher service provider audited under TUV SUD.

In conclusion, our commitment to safety is reflected in the certification of our products. From fire extinguishers and fire blankets to first aid kits, each item on our website meets stringent quality standards and is certified for reliability and effectiveness. By purchasing from us, you’re not just acquiring essential safety equipment; you’re investing in peace of mind knowing that you have reliable tools to handle emergencies. Don’t compromise on safety – choose certified products from our website and prioritize the protection of yourself, your loved ones, and your property. Shop now and take proactive steps towards a safer environment.