We've been protecting, preventing, preparing and responding 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to keep our communities safe.
You can watch our Year in Review video for 2022 below or via YouTube.
Between 1st January and 1st December 2022, we responded to:
🚒 17,349 incidents in total
🏠 870 dwelling fires
🔥 5,186 secondary fires
🚗 766 road traffic collisions
🚘 477 vehicle fires
🐈 87 animal rescues
🌊 Our Marine Rescue Unit responded to 124 incidents
🐶 and our fire dogs were utilised 12 times
☎️ Fire Control handled 23,909 emergency calls, including 609 for National Resilience
🏡 We've carried out 42,757 home fire safety checks and 8,205 safe and well visits, and 19,499 smoke alarms & 5,682 carbon monoxide alarms.
🏨🧯 We've completed 1,264 fire safety audits, consulted on 950 building regulations and completed 295 peak hours inspections.
🛣️ We've engaged with more than 5,000 young people, delivering sessions on road, water and bonfire safety.
We will continue to do this and more next year – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
We are Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service.