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FOI requests for Incident Statistics

This page contains FOI requests which relate to numbers and types of incident attended by the Service. 

FOI requests for 2015 and 2016 can be viewed in this document here.

Please note the letters are in PDF format. 

Return to the Disclosure Log page here. 

Date

Request

Response

June

2018         

Co-responder Scheme with Ambulance Service

Does your force operate a co-responder scheme with any ambulance service? For avoidance of doubt, I am referring to when firefighters are sent to assist medical patients, such as those in cardiac arrest (1903)

   Letter

May

2018

Bariatric Patients

Could you please tell me how many call outs you received to remove obese patients from their homes over the last ten years. In each case please make clear whether you were called by paramedics or called from the home directly.(1878)

   Letter

May

2018

Road Traffic Collisions including Killed or Seriously Injured

The number of Road Traffic Collisions – Killed or Seriously Injured (KSI) by street and address (1871)

   Letter

May

2018

Fire Alarms caused by Toasters

How many times were you called out to fire alarms set off by toasters in office blocks in 2017? How much did these call outs cost(1856)

   Letter

May

2018

Responses on behalf of Ambulance

Fire service responding on behalf of Ambulance(1853)

   Letter

Feb

2018

Number of times an officer has rescued an officer from another emergency service

How many times each year for the past three years an officer from your fire and rescue service have been called to rescue officers on duty for other blue light emergency services such as the police and ambulance services(1815)

   Letter

Feb

2018

Assaults on Staff members

How many assaults have been recorded on North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service staff in 2016 and 2017? Can you provide a break down into monthly as well as yearly figures(1809)

   Letter

Jan

2018

Unregistered Schools

Request details of all callouts to unregistered schools since January 1st 2014. These sites are premises which are not formally registered as a school.  (1801)

   Letter

Jan

2018

Number of false alarm call outs

Request details about the number of false alarm call-outs that North Yorkshire Fire Service has had over the past five years - 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (1799)

   Letter

Dec 2017

Incidents where YouTube is mentioned

Incidents with youtube in callout (1789)

   Letter

Dec 2017  

Fires caused by electrical faults, gas leaks or faulty appliances

Fire caused by electrical faults, gas leaks, faulty appliances (1783)

   Letter

   Data

Dec

2017

White Goods Fires

number of fires your force attended where the ignition source 
of the fire is recorded as 'white goods (1780)

   Letter

Dec

2017

Bird Rescues 2012 to date 
How many pigeons have you have rescued in the last five years? This number may also include other wild birds such as ravens, pigeons and magpies.  Where have the birds been rescued from?  How much has been spent in total on the rescue of pigeons or other wild birds? (1777)

   Letter

 

   Data

Dec

2017

False Alarms 
False Alarms numbers and costs 2015/16 and 2016/17 (FOI 1763)

  

    Letter

   

Nov

2017

Skin cream/Emollient/Paraffin-based cream

Number of fire deaths and injuries  recorded where emollient/paraffin-based cream was listed as a factor (FOI 1760)

   Letter

 

Nov

2017

Hazmat Incidents

Isolating/containing hazardous materials or chemicals between 1st October 2012 and 30th September 2017 by town and year (FOI 1754)

   Letter

   Data

   Data

Nov

2017

False Alarm AFA's 2012-17 by premises type with costs

The number of individual call outs by the force to false fires prompted by automatic fire alarms in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017

A breakdown of the above call outs by the type of premises they occurred at e.g. school, business, hospital etc. 

The estimated cost of each call out by the fire service (FOI 1751)

   Letter

 

    Data

Oct 2017

Hoax Calls

Information regarding hoax calls (FOI 1739)

   Letter

 Oct 2017

 Fireworks through letterboxes

Emergency calls made about fireworks being posted through letterboxes at (i) residential and (ii) commercial properties (FOI 1732)

   Letter

Sep 2017

Electronic-Cigarettes & Mobile Phones
Incidents involving electronic-cigarettes and mobile phones between 2012-2017, and whether the incident was a false alarm or a fire, and any injuries/deaths (FOI 1715)

Letter

CSV

Aug 2017

Staff Numbers, Fatalities & Response Times
Number of Wholetime & RDS firefighters employed in each from the years between 2010–2016. The number of fire fatalities in each year from 2010-2016. Average response times for the same period (FOI 1709)

Letter

Aug 2017

Rescues
Number of people rescued with injuries, both at fire incidents and non-fire incidents (FOI 1706)

Letter

Aug 2017

Call Outs on behalf of Ambulance
Number of callouts the service attended on behalf of the ambulance service in 2015/16 & 2016/17. The income from Ambulance Trusts. Number of Wholetime and Retained firefighters (FOI 1693)

Letter

Jul 2017

Fridge Freezer Fires
Number of fires caused by fridge freezers / fridges / freezers between 2015 – 2017, details of their model/make (FOI 1692)

Letter

Data

Jul 2017

Cladding Fires 2012 to 2017
Number of cases where the cladding of a building has played a contributory role to a building fire; including type of building, whether commercial or residential, height of building (FOI 1684)

Letter

 

Jun 2017

Bariatric and Other Special Services
Bariatric incident attended and special incidents attended between 2016 -2017 (FOI 1665)

Letter

Jun 2017

Harrogate Incidents
Response times across sub-areas of Harrogate from 2015 (FOI 1662)

Letter

 

May 2017

 Cost of Animal Rescues

- How many animals have been rescued by the fire service in the last three years, broken down by year and animal?

- Where the animal was rescued from?
- What is the annual cost of rescuing animals for each of these years? (FOI 1656)

 

Letter

June 2017

Tumble Dryer Fires
Total number of fires caused by tumble dryers (2004-2017)

Letter

Data

May 2017

Animal Rescues 
All incidents involving animal rescues from November 2014 – February 2017. (FOI 1622)

Letter

May 2017

Uncontrolled Control Burning
For each year for the past five years:
-The total number of callouts to the North York Moors area for 'controlled' heather burning which has gotten out of control
-The cost of attending these callouts (FOI 1632)

 Letter

Data

Mar 2017

White Goods Fires 2014-17
Fires caused by white goods (washing machines, dishwashers etc.), make and model of appliance, and fires which caused loss of life (FOI 1609)

Letter

Data

Mar 2017

Animal Rescues
Cost of rescues between 2014-16, charges levied and specialist roles (FOI 1607)

Letter

 Mar 2017

False Alarm AFA's 2012-16 by premises type with costs
The number of individual call outs by the force to false fires prompted by automatic fire alarms in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016
A breakdown of the above call outs by the type of premises they occurred at e.g. school, business, hospital etc.
The estimated cost of each call out by the fire service (FOI 1588)

Letter

Data

 Mar 2017

Incidents at Prisons/YOI
The number of incidents attended at prisons and youth detention centres in each year from 2011 to 2016? The number of these incidents which were linked to ‘legal highs’ or ‘NPS’ such as ‘Spice’ or ‘Black Mamba’? Please provide figures broken down by year. (FOI 1585)

Letter

 Mar 2017

False Automatic Fire Alarms
The number of call outs due to false automatic fire alarms in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016. A breakdown of the call outs due to false automatic fire alarms into locations and; The cost to send a crew to an incident involving a false automatic fire alarm? (FOI 1584)

Letter

Data

Mar 2017

All incidents since 2009
Details of incidents since 2009 including, time and date, property time, building name, business name/type, postcode, cause of fire, location of start of fire, extent of flame and heat damage, horizontal damage area (FOI 1581)

Letter

Data

 Feb 2017

Incident Data
Incident data for the years 2015-2017 in spreadsheet format (CSV or XLS) broken down by incident, and including the following fields or fields which are similar to them.: Latitude, Longitude, Incidentnumber, Hour, Weekday and Month, Year, incidentdate/time, Finalresulttype, Stopcode-Property(label) Level1classification, Level2classification, Level3classification, IRSproperty-typeID(label), PRLcount, BRVcount, HPcount, Firstattendingappliance:Station, Firstattendingappliance: Command, Firstattendingappliance: Assigned, Firstattendingappliance: Mobile, Firstattendingappliance:In-attendance. FSECpropertycode, District(code), District(label), Ward(code), LowerSOA, Incidentriskcategory (FOI 1583)

Letter

Data

 Feb 2017

Domestic Kitchen Fires
Information regarding the number of reported domestic fires caused in the kitchen in 2016, within the North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service. How many of these reported fires were caused as a direct result of an oven/cooking appliance. (FOI 1579)

Letter

 Feb 2017

Fires involving Cannabis Farms
1 A list of all recorded fires that occurred at the location of cannabis farms/plantations in 2016, including the date and location. 2 The report (if any) for each fire listed in response to question 1 (FOI 1571)

Letter

 Jan 2017

Incidents attended by New Dimension Incident Response Unit
Number of calls, station location, brief incident details, if vehicle was used, date and full postcode of incidents attended by the new dimension incident response unit since it became operational in 2004 (FOI 1570)

Letter

Data

 Jan 2017

Incidents involving cyclist and motorcyclists
How many cyclists make complaints to about road safety every month? How many road safety incidents take place each month involving a cyclist? How many crashes occur each month involving a cyclist and a motor vehicle? (FOI 1569)

Letter

Data

Jan 2017

Animal Rescues
Number of animal rescues for the following calendar years, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 to date including some detail of the incidents (FOI 1563)

Letter

Data

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