Manned by Circumstance collection

Retained duty firefighters Circumstance

Fire stations manned by retained duty system (RDS) firefighters.Retained duty firefighters are personnel contracted to be available for agreed periods of time for fire-fighting purposes, but who could have alternative full-time employment.

Wholetime firefighters Circumstance

Fire stations manned by wholetime firefighters.A wholetime firefighter is a member of staff whose main employment is a firefighter regardless of their role.

Mixed Circumstance

Fire stations manned by a mixture of wholetime and retained duty system (RDS) firefighters.