County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Authority welcomes the report that has today been published by Sir Ken Knight into the review of efficiencies and operations in fire and rescue authorities in England.
Susan Johnson, Chief Executive of County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service said “We welcome the report and are currently considering the conclusions that have been made. County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service is at the forefront of implementing a number of the efficiency measures that have been identified. We have introduced innovative staffing arrangements that are aligned to the risks in our communities and our shift systems have recently been changed so that they are amongst the most efficient in the Country”
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