Shack fire deaths a concern in the Western Cape
16 August 2011
The Fire and Rescue Service in Cape Town have stated that more can be done to prevent shack fires.
This follows the death of four people in a shack fire in Philippi on Monday.
Cape Town Fire and Rescue Service's Theo Layne said various campaigns have been put in place to educate people about the dangers of shack fires.
The death toll of shack fire this year now stands at 54.