Date added: 11 Mar 2016
Date Injured: 18 September 1925
Location Injured: Byrom House, Finsbury Street, London
Died: 18 September 1925
Location Died: St Bartholomews Hospital
Cause of Death: Injuries following electrical shock at fire incident
Current Fire Authority: London
Brass helmet in contact with hanging live electrical wiring. This led the inquest jury to recommennd that the London Fire Brigade move away from the use of brass helmets - this did not happen for some years.