As a fully contributing member of the National Fire Chiefs Council, Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service supports and adopts a number of position statements, listed below:
Unwanted Lift Rescues
(PDF, 241KB, 2 pages)
This procedure launched on 1st April 2020 and aims to reduce the numbers of lift rescues NFRS attends within Nottinghamshire.
Stay Put Policy
(PDF, 263KB, 1 page)
In response to the investigation into the Grenfell tragedy, the National Fire Chiefs Council have issued advice for those implementing a Stay Put Policy.
Simultaneous Evacuation Guidance
(PDF, 36 pages)
Technical guidance from the National Fire Chiefs Council on arrangements to support a temporary change to the evacuation strategy in purpose-built blocks of flats during short periods of increased risk.
(PDF, 131KB, 1 pages)
After rising numbers of reports of sleepovers in premises that do not have adequate fire precautions in place, NFRS have issued guidance for those planning a sleepover.