Retained Duty System (RDS) Statement of Assurance
County Durham and Darlington Fire & Rescue Service covers a wide and diverse geographical area. Sixteen (60%) of all current frontline response appliances are crewed by staff working the Retained Duty System (RDS), providing an efficient and effective emergency response across the service area. Three standalone RDS stations currently provide Emergency Medical Response (EMR) to their local communities.
Further details are in the doucment below: