Crewing Shifts at Wholetime and Availability for Retained Stations



Request detail: 

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please can you provide me with the number of undercrewed shifts (where there is fewer than either the required or optimum number of staff working for running either one or more appliances) in the past three years (2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16) at wholetime stations, as well as the total number of shifts, broken down by individual year.

Please could you also provide me with the % of availability or % non-availability for retained stations for each of the three years (2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16).

Please provide me with the above details broken down by month and/or station.

Please could you also provide me with details of any times engines have been out of use because the number of crew member available was too few.

Response detail: 

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Thursday, 21 April, 2016


Thursday, 12 May, 2016