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16-12-20

Our Enforcement register is now up and running, This is where Fire & Rescue Services can upload enforcement actions.

The new enforcement register is now up and running. This is where Fire & Rescue Services can upload enforcement actions and is fully searchable.    …

16-12-20

NFCC consultations and responses

Every year, NFCC takes part in a number of consultations, ranging from responding to government consultations to running its own. Take a look at the wide-range we have taken part in and ones which are currently live.    …

26-11-20

NFCC to interrogate details of the government's Spending Review

Following this week’s Government Spending Review, the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) will be studying the announcements as more detail emerges – and considering how it will impact on the Fire and Rescue Service (FRS). The Chan…

24-11-20

NFCC welcomes draft Building Safety Bill report

The National Fire Chiefs Council has today welcomed a Report from the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee into the draft Building Safety Bill. A number of recommendations in the report reflect some of the issues and conc…

20-11-20

NFCC fully supports Fire & Rescue Services assisting in mass vaccination roll out

The National Fire Chiefs Council is fully supportive of firefighters assisting with the rollout of a COVID-19 vaccination programme. Our COVID Lead Phil Garrigan spoke to Sky News about how fire services could support the roll out. …

18-11-20

NFCC calls for firefighters to use body worn cameras following mindless attacks

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) is calling for all UK fire services to use body worn cameras, following a spate of mindless attacks on crews. In a video shared on NFCC’s social media channels, crews reveal shocking first-hand st…

18-11-20

Find our more about our End Point Assessment service

NFCC is  partnering with Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service to deliver a newly enhanced end-point assessment service for fire and rescue services. Under the EPA Partnership, Cornwall FRS will continue to offer end-point assessments for…

14-11-20

NFCC Chair and Fire Minister share pride in UKFRSs’ response to pandemic

Chair of National Fire Chiefs Council Roy Wilsher and Minister for Fire Lord Stephen Greenhalgh have spoken about their pride in the UK Fire and Rescue Service’s (FRS) response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a video, Mr Wilsher and Lord Gr…

06-11-20

Fire safety advice to celebrate Diwali safely

  During Diwali  - or the Festival of Lights - the National Fire Chiefs Council is asking communities to celebrate safely to avoid fire incidents.  The festival falls on Saturday 14 November and many of the organised events whic…

06-11-20

Fire & Rescue Services continue to be 'Ready, Willing and Able' to support people through COVID-19

Fire and Rescue Services (FRS) across the country have carried out more than 343,000 activities in the response to COVID-19 to date – and are continuing their support during the second lockdown. The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) is…