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Scunthorpe

Laneham Street
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN15 6JP

Tel: 01724 295920

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Scunthorpe Fire Station, established in 1963, is also the North Lincolnshire administrative hub. It is crewed by fulltime firefighters. The station covers Scunthorpe and surrouding villages and has TATA Steel within its station area. There are several housing estates in the area as well as a large amount of industry and various open sources of water. The station area also covers a stretch of the M180 motorway. Scunthorpe Hospital is located within the staiton area.

Personnel:

  • 45 Fulltime Firefighters
  • 15 On-Call Firefighters

Fire Engines:

3 x Fire Engines
1 x Rescue Support Vehicle
1 x Aerial Rescue Platform
1 × 4×4 with Rescue Boat
2 x Flood Rafts

Neighbouring fire stations: Winterton & Crowle

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Stats

Scunthorpe Fire Station – North Lincolnshire

Incident Activity During 2012/13

Incident Type Total % of Total
False Alarms 446 47.4%
Small Fire 196 20.8%
Property Fire 157 16.7%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencies 138 14.7%
Chimney Fire 4 0.4%
Grand Total 941 100%
Road Traffic Collisions and other non-fire emergencies attended by type Total % of Total
Road traffic collision 71 36.2%
Spills, leaks and flooding 19 9.7%
Effecting entry/exit 17 8.7%
No action and advice only 15 7.7%
Evacuation (no fire) 12 6.1%
Making safe (not RTC) 11 5.6%
Removal of objects from people 8 4.1%
Other rescue/release of persons 8 4.1%
Lift release 7 3.6%
Assist other agencies 7 3.5%
Animal assistance incidents 6 3.1%
Medical incident 5 2.6%
Other transport incidents 4 2.0%
Hazardous materials incidents 3 1.5%
Suicide/attempts 1 0.5%
Stand by hazard 1 0.5%
Water provision 1 0.5%
Grand Total 196 100%
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