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SA Country Fire Service Station

Cummins

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 13, 2021

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
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Physical Location Tod Highway, Cummins SA
CFS Map Book Map: EP 191, 668081
GPS Latitude: -34.266842 Longitude: 135.725802
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 Tuesdays
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: 20 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: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQB421
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
GPS
Cummins Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Treg
Registration Number: TQP126
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 2021-2022 - 38 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities - 765 1 2.63% N/A
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 2.63% N/A
Building Fire - Structure & Content 2 5.26% 21 Hrs 5.60%
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) - 756 3 7.89% 1 Hrs 0.27%
Detector Suspected Malfunction - 747 1 2.63% 10 Hrs 2.67%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 3 7.89% 4 Hrs 1.07%
Flood 2 5.26% 60 Hrs 16.00%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 10.53% 13 Hrs 3.47%
Harvesting Machinery Fire 1 2.63% 50 Hrs 13.33%
Other Assistance 3 7.89% N/A
Scrub And Grass Fire 7 18.42% 140 Hrs 37.33%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 1 2.63% 23 Hrs 6.13%
Smoke Detector Operated, No Fire - Ext Smke, Bushfires, Burnouts - 751 1 2.63% 5 Hrs 1.33%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 5.26% 10 Hrs 2.67%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 6 15.79% 38 Hrs 10.13%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 38 375 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 44 663 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 31 483 Hrs
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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