Position Statements

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

Unwanted Lift Rescues

This procedure launched on 1st April and aims to reduce the numbers of lift rescues NFRS attends within Nottinghamshire.

Suppression Systems Position Statement

Suppression Systems

This statement advocates the use of suppression systems in commercial premises.

Stay Put Policy Position Statement

Stay Put Policy

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 Simultaneous Evacuation Guidance

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.

Sleepover Guidance

Sleepover Guidance

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.

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