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Performance statistics

Since April 1st 2014 North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service's control room has dealt with a total of 7497 calls, generating 6991 incidents

This includes;

  • 1512 Fires
  • 407 Rescues
  • 658 Special service requests
  • 3745 Miscellaneous incidents
  • 645 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 31st Jan 2015

Breaking news Rss
  • Fri 30 Jan
    Chimney Fire - East Lane,Shipton by Beningbrough
  • Wed 28 Jan
    Six fire appliances called to fire in a large chicken shed in Faceby
  • Sat 24 Jan
    Fire - Barningham Road, Newsham
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