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Performance statistics

Since April 1st 2013 North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service's control room has dealt with a total of 14859 calls, generating 13646 incidents

This includes;

  • 3253 Fires
  • 854 Rescues
  • 1390 Special service requests
  • 6452 Miscellaneous incidents
  • 1621 Automatic Fire Alarms

‘Fires’ covers both deliberate and accidental fires. This would include chimney fires, house fires, vehicle fires, moors fires etc.

‘Rescues’ includes incidents such as animal rescues, lift rescues, cave rescues, collapsed buildings, water rescues, road traffic collisions where people are trapped etc.

‘Special service requests’ includes flooding, assisting other agencies, vehicles leaking fuel, people locked in/out of their vehicles or homes etc.

‘Miscellaneous’ includes incidents such as false alarms good intent, false alarms malicious and standbys where fire engines are sent to standby at other stations etc.

‘Automatic Fire Alarms’ includes commercial and residential fire alarms.

Last updated 25th Oct 2014

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