Radiant Heater Causes Patio Fire

Incident Investigation

Radiant Heater Causes Patio Fire

October 27, 2022


Reference Number:

II-1459160-2022 (30241)

Location: Langford
Regulated industry sector: Gas - Natural gas system


Incident Overview

Two radiant heaters were installed in a patio enclosure without minimum clearance distance to the combustible ceiling. The combustible material above the heaters ignited when the heaters were turned on.

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