Dear Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service,

Ref - National Joint Councils (NJC) for Local Authority Fire & Rescue Services and the 5 workstreams currently being undertaken across the UK Fire & Rescue Service, (UKFRS),

I would like to request information pertaining to any trials your FRS has undertaken as part of the NJC workstreams as set out below.

1. Emergency Medical Response
2. Multi Agency Response
3. Environmental Challenges
4. Youth and Social Engagement
5. Inspection & Enforcement

I would be grateful if you will provide answers to the following questions

1. Please state which of the above (if any) has your FRS undertaken in trials
2. Please state the start and end dates of each trial
3. Please state the estimated numbers of staff involved
4. Please state which sites were involved (ie fire stations)
5. Please provide copies of any significant operational lessons learned
6. Please provide copies of clinical outcomes achieved
7. Please explain what funding was used to undertake the trials
8. Please explain what if any income was raised as a result of the trials
9. Please provide information regarding any injuries or near misses that were recorded as a result of the work undertaken.
10. What specific additional training was given as part of the workstream trial.

Yours faithfully,

Joe McMahon

Freedom Of Information, Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Mr McMahon,

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000

 

Thank you for your request for information which was received on 25
September 2017.

 

I can confirm that we are dealing with your request under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 and as required by the legislation, we aim to answer
your request within 20 working days from the date we received it.  If for
any reason we are unable to meet this deadline we will keep you fully
informed of the reasons for this.

 

Our response will be via email unless you advise differently.

 

If you have any queries about this please contact me via the details
provided.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Wendy Richmond
[1]Description: Information Officer
Description: Description:
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Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service,
Headquarters, The Knowle, Clyst St George,
  Exeter. EX3 0NW

 

 

 

Freedom Of Information, Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Mr McMahon,

       

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000

 

I write in response to your request for information, received and
acknowledged on 25 September 2017.

 

Decision

The information you have requested is not held by the Devon & Somerset
Fire & Rescue Service (DSFRS).

 

Please find below the detail of the information you have requested along
with our response.

 

Request

I would like to request information pertaining to any trials your FRS has
undertaken as part of the NJC workstreams as set out below.

 

1.            Emergency Medical Response

2.            Multi Agency Response

3.            Environmental Challenges

4.            Youth and Social Engagement

5.            Inspection & Enforcement

 

Response
DSFRS has not participated in any of the above trials and therefore does
not hold any information to respond to your request.

 

Review

You have the right to ask us to review this decision.  If you wish to do
this please set out your grounds for review in writing and send them to
the Information Officer at the Service Headquarters address or e-mail
[1][Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service request email].

 

Appeals

If you are still dissatisfied after a Service review you have the right to
appeal to the Information Commissioner at the Information Commissioner’s
Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Wendy Richmond
[2]Description: Information Officer
Description: Description:
DSFRS-FULL-COLOUR-BADGE_RGB t. 01392 87 2220  f. 01392 872300  w.
[3]www.dsfire.gov.uk  [4]@DSFireUpdates 
[5]Facebook   [6]Think Sprinkler
Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service,
Headquarters, The Knowle, Clyst St George,
  Exeter. EX3 0NW

 

 

 

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