Scunthorpe Fire Station, established in 1963 and is the base for the local Public Safety team. It is crewed by both Full-time and On-Call firefighters. The station covers Scunthorpe and surrounding villages and has TATA Steel within its station area. There are several housing estates in the area as well as a large amount of industry and various open sources of water. The station area also covers part of the M180 motorway and Scunthorpe Hospital is within the station area.