Major incident as a result of a serious fire and explosion

The fire resulted in 12 specialist appliances, nine staff cars and specialist equipment being severely damaged. After the vehicles were released by the police Zurich’s Engineering team, which consisted of two Regional Technical Managers, five Field Motor Engineers and a member of the MEU Specialist Inspection auto-forensics team arranged inspection inspected the vehicles. The inspection was completed in one day. Joint technical meeting held with customer on conclusion of inspection process, long term reliability and integrity of vehicles/equipment could not be guaranteed so all vehicles deemed a total loss. All values and salvage categories agreed by conclusion of meeting Salvage disposal arranged to ensure equipment was destroyed in accordance with Health and Safety and customer wishes. Process fully documented and imaged with file presented to customer on conclusion