High Speed Driving

Norma Barrow made this Freedom of Information request to Essex County Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Essex County Fire and Rescue Service,

Can you advise how many drivers you have that are permitted to use Blue Light warning devices fitted to a vehicle while the vehicle is in motion.

Can you advise at what level these Drivers are trained to? (Eg is it an internal award or recognized by an external awarding body) What is the total contact time duration of this course.

Are these courses compliant with Section 19 of the Road Safety Act 2006.

Has there been an impact assessment on the introduction of Section 19 conducted in the last 3 years, if please provide the report.

If section 19 of the Road Safety Act 2006 was to be enacted what, if any, impact would it have on the service.

Yours faithfully,

Norma Barrow

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From: Norma Barrow <[FOI #590937 email]>
Sent: 19 July 2019 11:07
To: Mailbox - Information Governance
<[Essex County Fire and Rescue Service request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - High Speed Driving

 

Dear Essex County Fire and Rescue Service,

Can you advise how many drivers you have that are permitted to use Blue
Light warning devices fitted to a vehicle while the vehicle is in motion.

Can you advise at what level these Drivers are trained to? (Eg is it an
internal award or recognized by an external awarding body) What is the
total contact time duration of this course.

Are these courses compliant with Section 19 of the Road Safety Act 2006.

Has there been an impact assessment on the introduction of Section 19
conducted in the last 3 years, if please provide the report.

If section 19 of the Road Safety Act 2006 was to be enacted what, if any,
impact would it have on the service.

Yours faithfully,

Norma Barrow

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Good morning,

 

Please find attached the final response to FOI3990

 

Kind regards

 

Information Governance
Essex County Fire & Rescue Service
Telephone: 01376 576299
E-mail: [1][Essex County Fire and Rescue Service request email]

 

 

 

 

Our vision is to make Essex a safe place to live, work and travel.

http://www.essex-fire.gov.uk

This communication may contain personal and confidential information that
is protected by the Data Protection Act 2018. If you are not the named
addressee, you should not disseminate, distribute or copy this e-mail.
Please notify the sender immediately by email if you have received this
email by mistake and delete this email from your system. Copyright in this
communication either belongs to Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
Fire and Rescue Authority or such use has been approved by the copyright
holder.

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