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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 8061 calls, generating 7501 incidents

This includes;

  • 1657 Fires
  • 424 Rescues
  • 715 Special service requests
  • 3991 Miscellaneous incidents
  • 689 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 27th Feb 2015

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