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Fire-related injuries

Are you able to provide your most recent ACC statistics regarding claims related to fires in NZ? Especially in relation to wildfires i.e How many claims were made in 2019? How many claims were made in 2019 compared to previous years?

examining current fire risk to New Zealanders and how that might look in the future, especially in the face of climate change and increasing extreme weather events and with the rising quantity and severity of those in Australia

providing the information necessary to advise both the public and companies on how best to proceed in the face of rising fire risk

Ava Lockyear


Response from
Accident Compensation Corporation

Dataset submitted

Kia ora Please find the link below to the information as per your request. I hope this is helpful. If you have any questions about this response, please contact my team at analytics@acc.co.nz. Link to data: https://catalogue.data.govt.nz/dataset/fire-related-claims Yours sincerely Analytics & Reporting, ACC

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