Crew Levels

James Stevens made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service,

Please could you provide me with the following information about crews of appliances.

Number of crew per station (e.g. 9 Station X - 9 Firefighters, 2 Crew Managers, 1 Watch Manager)
Station Crewing Type (e.g. Retained, Wholetime etc)
What, if any vehicles are cross crewed with another appliance.
Normal crew levels before a vehicle dispatches (e.g. 5 crew on a pump, 1 on an ALP, 2 on a WrC, etc)

Yours faithfully,

James Stevens

Hannah Buxton, Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Our ref: FOI 20 37

 

Dear James

 

Thank you for your request for information regarding crewing of
appliances.

 

We received your request on 30 April 2020 and we are dealing with it under
the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. We will aim to supply
you with our findings as soon as possible, on or before 1 June 2020,
however please note that there may be some delay owing to current events.

 

If you have any queries regarding this request, please contact me
directly, quoting the reference number above.

 

Kind regards

 

Hannah Buxton

Information Compliance Officer

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Five Rivers Health & Wellbeing Centre

Hulse Road | Salisbury | SP1 3NR

Tel: 01722 691084 | [mobile number]

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Ref: FOI 20 37

 

Dear James

 

Further to your request of 30 April 2020, which I have treated as a
Freedom of Information request, please find below our response to the
information that you requested.

 

Query:

 

Please could you provide me with the following information about crews of
appliances.

Number of crew per station (e.g. 9 Station X - 9 Firefighters, 2 Crew
Managers, 1 Watch Manager)
Station Crewing Type (e.g. Retained, Wholetime etc)
What, if any vehicles are cross crewed with another appliance.
Normal crew levels before a vehicle dispatches (e.g. 5 crew on a pump, 1
on an ALP, 2 on a WrC, etc)

 

Response:

 

Please find attached a spreadsheet called “FOI 20 37 Crewing of
appliances” containing the information that you have requested.

 

I trust this answers your queries, however, if you are unhappy with the
service you have received in relation to your request and wish to make a
complaint or request a review of the decision, you should write to the
Information Management Team, Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service,
Five Rivers Health and Wellbeing Centre, Hulse Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire
SP1 3NR within 40 working days of receipt of the original
decision. Alternatively you can email
[1][DWFRS request email].

 

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may apply directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a
decision. Generally the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have
exhausted the complaints procedure at the Fire Authority. The ICO can be
contacted at:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

0303 123 1113

 

[2]www.ico.gov.uk

 

Yours sincerely

 

Hannah Buxton

Information Compliance Officer

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Five Rivers Health & Wellbeing Centre

Hulse Road | Salisbury | SP1 3NR

Tel: 01722 691084 | [mobile number]

dwfire.org.uk

@DWFireRescue

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