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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Cummins

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, September 15, 2019

Cummins Station
Cummins Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Cummins 24P
Cummins 24P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Cummins 34P
Cummins 34P     -     Picture by Robin Geytenbeek

Comments On Station Moved into new Station September 2007
New 34P appliance delivered March 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 6
Group : Lower Eyre Peninsula Group
Established: 1946

Contact Information
Physical Location Tod Highway, Cummins SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: EP 191 Ref: 668081
GPS Lattitude: -34.266842 Longitude: 135.725802
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8676 2458
Fax (08) 8676 2483
Postal Address PO Box 55,
Cummins SA 5631

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 2000 Hrs (8:00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Darren Rule
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Cummins 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB981
Equipment: RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
GPS
Cummins 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB421
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
GPS
Cummins Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Treg
Registration Number: TQP126
Equipment:
Cummins Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Kessner
Registration Number: TQP110
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 8 sets
Firefighting Foam - 320 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 014
VHF Radio Channel: 45, 46, 58

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 31 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction 2 6.45% 192 Hrs 19.43%
Assist other agencies 1 3.23% N/A
Detector suspected malfunction 1 3.23% 1 Hrs 0.10%
Did not arrive (stop call) 3 9.68% 117 Hrs 11.84%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 1 3.23% 45 Hrs 4.55%
Grass or stubble fire 9 29.03% 173 Hrs 17.51%
Harvesting machinery fire 2 6.45% 105 Hrs 10.63%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 2 6.45% 74 Hrs 7.49%
Other assistance 2 6.45% 14 Hrs 1.42%
Scrub and grass fire 1 3.23% 113 Hrs 11.44%
Search 1 3.23% 35 Hrs 3.54%
Tree down 1 3.23% N/A
Tree fire 1 3.23% N/A
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 3.23% 9 Hrs 0.91%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 3.23% 8 Hrs 0.81%
Vehicle accident with injuries 2 6.45% 102 Hrs 10.32%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 31 988 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 24 447 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 15 106 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 20 699 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 19 110 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 24 371 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 43 1089 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 26 538 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 32 417 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 17 575 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 23 543 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 16 3991 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 15 335 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 33 793 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 45 2404 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 29 322 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 24 334 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 35 475 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 57
Total Incidents for 1999-00 21
Total Incidents for 1998-99 29
Total Incidents for 1997-98 40

Post Codes
In Response Area
5607 5631
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Cummins, SA
Yallunda Flat, SA

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