Leadership

Telephoned False Alarms Greater in Paris

Issue 1 and Volume 106.

Telephoned False Alarms Greater in Paris Out of 27,600 calls accepted by the Paris Fire Regiment, in 1951, there were 3,473 false alarms (2.611 in the city and 862 in the suburbs). Of these, 1,618 were malicious. Nearly 61 per cent of these false alarms were transmitted by telephone, and 36 per cent by street fire alarm boxes.

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