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Notts Fire & Rescue report: Service attended 2,800 incidents in the last quarter

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A total of 2800 incidents were attended by Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) between 1 April and 30 June 2018, which is a decrease of 18 incidents during the same period in 2017. See details of call-outs. 

The following incidents were attended during this period.

  • 152 accidental dwelling fires; increase of 21 compared to the same period in 2017
  • 356 deliberate secondary fires; decrease of 25 compared to the same period in 2017
  • 0 fire fatalities; no change compared to the same period in 2017
  • 216 special service calls (SSC) including 110 road traffic collisions (RTCs) a decrease of 7 RTCs compared to the same period in 2017. 
  • NRFS attended the following incidents of interest between 1 April and 30 June 2018.
    •   Crews attended 34 fires resulting in:
      •   Six people rescued;
      •   No human fire fatalities.
      •   Six fire casualties (non-fatal).
    •   Crews attended 25 RTCs of interest between 1 April and 30 June 2018 resulting in:
      •   NFRS extricated twenty-nine members of the public;
      •   One RTC fatality;
      •  Two animal rescue incidents;
      •  The period of this report recorded three hazardous materials (HAZMAT)
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        incidents, with one fatality;

      •   Two water rescue incidents, rescuing two people;
      •   One rescue from height incident, rescuing two people;
      •   One incident to assist ambulance to rescue one person;
      •   One flooding incident, evacuating two people and one dog;
      •   Seven incidents required a multi-appliance attendance (five or more

        appliances). These are identified below:

        •   Fire, single storey farm building. Resources included six fire appliances including one fire appliance from Derbyshire, one water carrier, one command support vehicle and support appliance and three officers.
        •   Fire, grass and undergrowth approximately 6000 square metres involved. Resources included five fire appliances, one water carrier and one officer.
        •   Special Service Call HAZMAT incident within building. Resources included seven fire appliances, one environmental protection unit and support appliance, one water carrier and support appliance and two officers.

 

  •   Fire, farm building, straw and hay. Resources included seven fire appliances and one officer.
  •   Fire, derelict building. Resources included eight fire appliances including one fire appliance from Derbyshire, one aerial ladder platform and support appliance and one officer.
  •   Fire, single storey building. Resources included six fire appliances including two fire appliances and one aerial ladder platform from South Yorkshire, one water carrier, one welfare unit, one command support unit and support appliance and four officers including one from South Yorkshire
  •   Fire, large portacabin and one vehicle. Resources included eight fire appliances including two fire appliances from South Yorkshire and two fire appliances from Derbyshire, one welfare unit, one water bowser and four officers.

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