Pershore StationDefford Road
Station Commander: Phil Berry
Station Type: On-call
Vehicles and Skills:
Incidents Attended in April 2014 to March 2015Total callouts: 222
The figures below are totals of the main types of incident attended within their station cover area and do not total all of the callouts.
- Fires: 29
- Road Traffic Collisions: 10
- Persons Rescued: 8
- Animals Rescued: 2
- False Alarms: 59
- Water Related: 3
Other Station Information
Pershore Fire Station is located near the heart of Pershore, at a site shared with West Midlands Ambulance Service.
Pershore Fire Station is a retained fire station, so it is staffed solely by on-call firefighters, who respond to emergency calls whenever they are needed.
The station has a Scania fire engine, which is a first-line attack engine, carrying a crew up to six firefighters along with firefighting and rescue equipment.
Pershore Fire Station is also home to one of the specialist animal rescue teams within the Service, who have undergone advanced training in animal rescue techniques and carry specialist rescue equipment. In addition to this, the crew are also trained water first responders.
On-call drill nights are held at the Fire Station every Monday commencing at 7:00pm.