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Category: Fire and rescue services

Fire safety in construction

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

This is the second edition of Fire safety in construction, first published in 1997.

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Fire leaders back plan to strike the right balance on health and safety

Friday, March 12, 2010

Leading fire and rescue figures are backing efforts to strike the right balance between protecting fire-fighters and ensuring they can properly respond to emergencies.

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Crown Prosecution Service Statement on Martin and Nathan Winter and Alpha Fireworks Ltd.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Sarah Jane Gallagher, Chief Crown Prosecutor for the Crown Prosecution Service in Sussex after the sentencing of Martin and Nathan Winter at Lewes Crown Court said: “This is a tragic case

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Scotland events

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Details of three additional events have been added to the Scotland events page these are: Scottish Fire and Forensic Conference

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Myth of the month – October 2008

Friday, October 3, 2008

Despite the story of a rugby club showing a film of a bonfire instead of lighting a real one, health and

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Proposed guidance on blood-borne viruses in the workplace

Monday, September 22, 2008

Have your say on proposed changes to guidance document: “Protection against blood-borne

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Public consultations alerts

Friday, September 19, 2008

Sign up email or mobile phone text alerts to be informed about new consultations, reminders and

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Attendance management in the Fire and Rescue Service

Thursday, July 10, 2008

This report presents the findings of an in-depth study of policies and practices in the management of sickness absence

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Myth of the month: July 2008

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Dispelling the health and safety myth: Poles are banned in fire stations. It was widely reported that a fire station was built

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Spontaneous ignition of hydrogen

Tuesday, March 11, 2008

This report is part of a project to investigate the phenomena of spontaneous ignition of accidental hydrogen releases.

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Stress management case studies

Monday, July 16, 2007

Two new case studies have been added, for Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Service and County Durham and

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Z-berths in Liverpool

Friday, July 6, 2007

Documentation released following a request received under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 asking for

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HSE investigates the fire at Festival Fireworks

Tuesday, December 5, 2006

East Sussex Police, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service and HSE’s Hazardous Installations Directorate

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RR475 – The development of a ‘female’ form manikin as part of a test facility to assess the fire protection afforded by personal protective equipment

Monday, July 17, 2006

The concept of using heat sensing manikins to assess the protection against “flashover” fires provided by clothing has become increasingly recognised over the last ten years. In 2001 the UK Fire Service became concerned that because manikin test facilities only used a “male” form manikin, it was not possible to either assess clothing for female […]

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