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Avoiding Unwanted False Alarms Generated by Automatic Fire Detection Systems
Dear Chief Fire Officer Letter 7/1999: Vacancy in Her Majesty's Fire Service Inspectorate: Assistant Divisional Officer
Dear Chief Officer Letter --/1992 - Home Office Smoke Alarm Campaign 1992/93: National Television Advertising
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1984 - Home Office Fire Service Inspectorate: vacancy/Ability range tests for whole-time recruits to the Fire Service/Automatic Fire Detection (AFD) in single private dwellings
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1989 - various items including Use of Civil Aviation Authority Fire Service Training School/999 Service: Mercury Communications Ltd/DCOL 11/88 Addendum
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1990 - various items including Road Vehicles Lighting Regulations 1989/HGV Driving Tests/Automatic Level Crossings/Revision of Drill Book/Correction to DCOL 8/1989
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1991 - various items including "Rate of Fire Development Test in Furniture - CFBAC Report No. 39"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1992 - Misrouted 999 calls/Emergency Call arrangements for the Deaf and Speech Impaired
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1993 - Performance Indicators for the Fire Service
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1994 - various items including Aerial Appliances/National Fatality Identification System/Causes and Consequences of Domestic Fires/Welephant Firesafe Campaign/Complaints Procedures
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1995 - Performance Indicators for the Fire Service.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1998 - CFBAC Summary Report No 77/Contingency Planning for 2000/Sub Surface at incident communications/Construction (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regs 96/Safe Work in confined spaces
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/1999 - Building Regulation and Fire Safety - Procedural Guidance
Dear Chief Officer Letter 1/2000: (A) Community Fire Safety Plans - (B) Brigade Command Course - (C) Notification of Death of Firefighters on Duty - (D) Home Office Fire Research News - (E) Risk Assessment Based Flexible Fire and Emergency Cover - (F) RIDDOR Reporting Procedure for UK Fire Service Training Centres - (G) National Training Model for Health and Safety - (H) Purchase of Fire Service Manuals - (I) British Standards - Various
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1981 - Flammable Liquids/Electronic watches etc/MOD explosives
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1984 - National Approvals Arrangements for Fire Protection Equipment (BAFE)/Vacancies for HM Inspectors/New Fire Service (Discipline) Regulations: Seminars for Chief Officers
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1985 - Cellular Radio/Vacancies in Fire Service Inspectorate/Fire Prevention Symbol and Slogan: Guidelines for use/Directory of UK Fire Research 1984/Fire Service Drill Book: Sixth edition
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1989 - various items including "The Montreal Protocol -implications for the Fire Service" and "Jet/Spray Branches - Data Sheets"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1991. - various items including Incidents on Railway Property/Firefighting Foam: Foam Application Rates/Radiation Protection off-site for emergency services in the event of a nuclear accident (Item 6 replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Aircraft Incidents)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1992 - National Fire Safety Week 1992/Smoke Alarms: incidence of ownership/Fire Safety Education Programme
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1995 - various items including Hepititis & HIV/AIDS: Guidance to the Fire Service/Fire Codes: Fire Practice Note 7 "Fire Precautions in Patient Hotels"/The Marriages (Approved Premises) Regs 1995: S1 1995/510 etc.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1998 - Fire Service: Preparing for the Millennium
Dear Chief Officer Letter 10/1999 - Vacancy in Her Majesty's Fire Service Inspectorate: Information Bureau Manager
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1987 - Annual Returns 1987 (Item C replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Electricity)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1988- various items including Annual Returns 1988/Fireground Electrical Equipment Safety Requirements/Airbags/Hydraulic Platform Boom Ladders/Portable Smoke Alarms
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1989 - Annual Returns 1989
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1991 - Recruitment of Retained Firefighters
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1992 - various items including BT Code of Practice/UHF Radio Channels/Hazards posed to firefighters by Asbestos/Philosophy of MOD Reactor Accident Contingency Planning
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1993 - various items including Toxicity of the combustion products of PTFE/An assessment of personal dosimeters for fire service use/ amendment to Technical Bulletin 2/1993
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1994 - Replacement of Fire Service Mobilising and Communications Systems Supplementary Credit Approvals (1995/96)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1995 - various items including Safety at Bonfire displays/Fire Safety for tyre sites/Generic Code of Practice for fixed network 999 emergency access/Unemployment benefit for Retained Firefighters
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1998 - Recruitment and Retention of Retained Firefighters / Control Room Health Study
Dear Chief Officer Letter 11/1999 - Practical Training for Compartment Fires
Dear Chief Officer Letter 12/1982 - Fires and other occurences involving biological hazards (BIOHAZARD)/Information on Dangerous Substances: Transport Emergency Cards
Dear Chief Officer Letter 12/1990 - Amendments to Annual Fire Prevention Returns (Form 45/D and 46/E)/Guidance on the use of Line Equipment (Technical Bulletin 1/1990)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 12/1995 - Posts in HM Fire Service Inspectorate
Dear Chief Officer Letter 12/1998 - Health and Safety Guidance for the Fire Service
Dear Chief Officer Letter 12/1999 - various items
Dear Chief Officer Letter 13/1991 - Annual Returns 1991
Dear Chief Officer Letter 13/1992 - Fairgrounds and Amusement Parks: a code of safe practice/Fire safety in the printing industry
Dear Chief Officer Letter 13/1995 - Fire Code: "Fire Practice Note 8: Atria on hospital premises"/Fire Code: HTM 85 & HTM 86 Information Supplement/Radio Communications - Interim strategy.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 13/1998 - "Report of the Joint Committee on the audit commission report (JCAR) to the Central Fire Brigades advisory councils - out of the line of fire" and "Service First - New Charter programme"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 13/1999 - Vacancies within Her Majesty's Fire Service Inspectorate
Dear Chief Officer Letter 14/1990 - "National Fire Safety Week 1992" "Smoke Alarms: Incidence of Ownership" and "Fires in the Home: The findings of the British Crime Survey 1988"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 14/1995 - Technical Standards for Marquees and Large Tents provided for exhibitions and entertainments. / Domestic First Aid Firefighting.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 14/1998 - Fire Service: Preparing for the Millenium Date Change
Dear Chief Officer Letter 14/1999 - "Safe Person Concept: The behaviour of fire, tactical ventilation of fires: positive pressure ventilation", "Positive pressure ventilation: an implementation strategy. and "Health and Safety week".
Dear Chief Officer Letter 15/1981 - Joint Fire Prevention Committee: Report ...on the fire at Woolworth's, Picadilly, Manchester on 8 May 1979
Dear Chief Officer Letter 15/1998 - Vacancy for HM Inspector in charge of a Brigade Inspection Team (previously known as HM Inspector territorial)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 15/1999 - various items including "Ropes & Lines for Fire Service use - revised British Standard", "Military Aircraft hazards database", "Fire Behaviour of Insulating Core Panels used for Internal structures" and "Hazchem List 10 - Further Advice".
Dear Chief Officer Letter 16/1998 - Crime and Disorder Act 1998: Implications for the Fire Service
Dear Chief Officer Letter 16/1999 - Control and Communication Study
Dear Chief Officer Letter 17/1998 - various items including Joint Home Office/BFPSA/CACFOA National Campaign to reduce unwanted fire signals generated by automatic fire detection (AFD) systems / Home Office specification A30: Firefighters leather boots / Fire models training for Fire Safety Officers Volume 3, Hazard 1. Fire research and development group publication No 7/1998.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 18/1990 - Annual Returns 1990
Dear Chief Officer Letter 18/1998 - Vacancy for HM Inspector (II) - National Community Fire Safety Centre
Dear Chief Officer Letter 19/1998 - National Safety Event Database
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1988 - various items including Lithium Batteries/Lifejackets/Fire Precautions in NHS premises - Firecode)(Item F superseded by DCOL 9/1992 Item 12)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1989 - 1 Day Conference on Fire Prevention Publicity/Report of Working Group on Arson/Vacancies in HM Inspectorate of Fire Services/Manual of Firemanship: slides of illustrations from Book 3
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1990 - "Monitoring of Prohibition Notices"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1992 - Replacement of Fire Service mobilising and communications systems
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1993 - various items including Cloning of Handheld Radios and DtP Circular 2/92 (Road Humps and variable speed limits)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1994 - various items including Central Fire Brigades Advisory Council: Health and Safety/CHIP (Item C amended by DCOL 8/1994)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1995 - Fire Service Training Manual
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1998 - Training Manuals for Fire Safety Officers on the use of Fire Models / Water Additives for Fighting Class A fires / Fire Service Manual (Electricity)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/1999 - The Fire Service Radio Strategy - Options / Attendance at Terrorist Incidents / Periodic Inspection and Testing of breathing apparatus and other gas cylinders / Fire Service Training Manuals
Dear Chief Officer Letter 2/2000 - Best Value Performance Indicators - Interim Advice
Dear Chief Officer Letter 20/1981 - Safety Signs Regulations 1980 (SI 1980 No 1471)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 20/1998 - Amendments to Technical Bulletin 1/97 - Breathing Apparatus
Dear Chief Officer Letter 21/1981 - Registration of Private Nursing and Mental Nursing Homes
Dear Chief Officer Letter 21/1998 - Community Fire Safety Plans
Dear Chief Officer Letter 22/1981 - Questionnaire on fire precautions in enclosed shopping centres
Dear Chief Officer Letter 22/1998 - Vacancy in Her Majesty's Fire Service Inspectorate: Information Bureau Manager
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1981 - Safety procedures at fires and other incidents on railway property/British Rail Manual on Dangerous Goods
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1984: Home Office Fire Service Vacancy, Manual of Firemanship, Smoke Exposure, High Expansion Foam Training, Procedures for Incidents on Railway Property, Reversing Fire Appliances, Miniature Detonating Cord
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1985 - Inland Exploratory Drilling Rigs/Breathing Apparatus Entry Control Board Watches/Facial Protection/IWS Tunic and Trousers Outfit and other items
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1989.- various items including Notification of Defective equipment/Fire Extinguishers as approved products/Acetylene Cylinders (Replaced by Technical Bulletin 2/1992)/Hepatitis B
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1990 - Ministerial Review of Building Regulations and Fire Precautions Legislation
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1992 - The Montreal Protocol/Flammability of Paint Films/New test pass certificate for LGVs and PCVs/ The RADSIM Radiation Survey Meter Simulator/Employment on Operational Duties of Pregnant Fire Fighters
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1993 - various items including "Replacement of Fire Service Mobilising and Communications systems: Supplementary Credit Approvals"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1995 - various items including CCT/The use of Breathing Apparatus/ Reliability and Effectiveness of Domestic Smoke Alarms
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1997: Statistical Returns - 1 April 1996 to 31 March 1997
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1998 - Vacancy for HM Territorial Inspector for the Western Area
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/1999 - Millenium Date Change: Independent Assessment of Brigade Preparedness
Dear Chief Officer Letter 3/2000: (A) Management pf Physiological Strain on BA Instructors - (B) National Health and Safety Database - Standard Field Specifications - (C) Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Firefighting Foam - Technical - (D) British Standards - (E) Diving at Work Regulations 1997 - (F) Amendments to the Building Regulations (England and Wales) and the Publication of New Guidance - (G) Fire Brigade Statistical Returns for 1 April 1999-31 March 2000 - to be Submitted by 31 May 2000
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/1991 - Various Items including "False Alarms from Automatic Fire Detection Systems - Analysis of the AFO system at Poole Hospital", "Fatality Identification System" and "HAZRAD"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/1993 - The fitting and wearing of seat belts in fire appliances/Mercury Code of Practice/Code of practice for the Personal Communications Network
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/1994 - various items including Airbag Systems/Accidents to Firefighters/Fire Models: a guide for fire prevention officers/Internal thermo cladding building panels)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/1998 - Fire Service Performance Indicators
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/1999 - Vacancy in Her Majesty's Fire Service Inspectorate: Information Bureau Manager
Dear Chief Officer Letter 4/2000 - (A) Meat and Bonemeal guidance to Fire Officers - (B) RIDDOR reporting procedure - (C) Fire Brigade Inter-operability [Item A amended by DCOL 5/2000]
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1988 - various items including Incidents on Railway Property/Fire Detection and Alarm Systems for Buildings/Cellular Radio/Explosions and Fires in Resuscitation Appliances(Item E superseded by Item 15 of DCOL 9/92)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1989. - various items including Fire Precautions at LPG Cylinder Stores/Incidents involving farm silos etc (Item C, Annex A and B replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Electricity, Item D replaced by Item 13 of DCOL 9/1992)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1991- various items including "RIDDOR 1985","Use of Bulk Carbon Dioxide for Firefighting" and "Revision of Technical Bulletin 1/1989 - Breathing Apparatus"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1994 - various items including "Emergency Evacuation Process"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1995 - HO Specifications for Control Staff Uniforms.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1996: Statistical Returns - 1 April 1995 to 31 March 1996
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1998 - Statistical Returns - 1 April 1997 to 31 March 1998
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/1999 - Vacancy in Her Majesty's Prison Service for a Senior Fire Safety Advisor/ Fire Service Manual: Incident Command.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 5/2000: (A) Meat and Bone Meal Storage Facilities - (B) Positive Pressure Ventilation in Firefighting Operations - (C) Fire Services Examination Board - (D) National Health and Safety Events Database - (E) Fire Service Manual Volume 2 - Petrochemical Incidents - (F) Fire Safety Standards - Bs 5499-4:2000 and bs 7273-3:2000 - (G) Fire Detection and Fire Alarm Devices for Dwellings - Bs 5446-1:2000 - (H) Warning and Informing the Public of Threats to Life, Health or Property
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1985 - Safety at Sports Stadia
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1988 - Communications: Auto-Manual Centres/HM Chief Inspector's Annual Report
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1989 - various items including AIDS:Guidance to the Fire Service/Access difficulties posed by Security Doors/Meteorological Advice in the event of a release of toxic chemicals - CHEMET
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1990 - Incidents on Railway Property/Firefighting on Royal Navy Ships, Submarines and Royal Fleet Auxiliaries in Ports and Dockyards/List of DCOLS issued in 1989
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1992 - various items including Rural firefighting: use of appliances/ Fluoroelastomers/UHF Incident Channels. (Item 4 replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Aircraft Incidents, Item 8 replaced by DCOL 4/1993 Item 1)
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1995 - various items including Public Safety Radio Communications Project/Licensing of Fire Service Vehicles/A Fire Service training exercise using a simulation of a radioactive source/Typetalk
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1996: False Alarms Generated by Fire Detection Systems - Safety in Fire Hose Drying Towers - Fire Service Control Room Staffing Model - Fire Safety Campaign Jan. 1996 Evaluation
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1998 - Health and Safety
Dear Chief Officer Letter 6/1999: Fire Brigade Statistical Returns for 1 April 1998 to 31 March 1999
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1982 - Operational study on dangerous substances/Fires involving liquid petroleum gas (LPG)/Gas Supply System - British Gas Corporation appreciation paper for fire brigades
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1986 - various items including HGV driver testing and BAFE National Approvals Scheme
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1989 - Notification to Fire Authorities of changes to the Factory Register
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1991- various items including "Fire Precautions in National Health Service premises - Firecode and"Fire Standards in Prison Establishments - Principles of Design and Standards of Construction".
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1993 - various items including Cross ventilation in high rise buildings/Civil disturbances/Management of Emergencies at civil airports and aerodromes (replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Aircraft Incidents))
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1995 - Statistical Returns 1 April 1994 - 31 March 1995
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1997: Forthcoming Selection Process for Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Fire Services
Dear Chief Officer Letter 7/1998 - various items including "Life saving medals of the order of St John", "Comparison of domestic smoke alarm sensitivity standards: CFBAC summary report no 78" and others
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1982 - various items including Marking of Tanker Vehicles carrying substances of low hazard
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1986 - various items including "Building Regulations 1985: Schedule 1 Paragraph B1 Means of Escape in case of Fire: Limits on Application" and "Trials of a Remote Operated Vehicle for Fire Service Use"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1989 - various items including Water Act 1989/Fire Spread between mobile homes/PCBs - British Rail/UHF Radio Channel spacing/ report of the Joint Working Group on Chernobyl
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1991 - National Fire Safety week 1991/Smoke Alarms: incidence of ownership/Working Party on Fire Safety Education/"Play it Safe" TV series and campaign/Five Year Strategy/Provision of Display Boards to Brigades
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1992 - Replacement of Fire Service mobilising and communications systems/Performance indicators for the Fire Service
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1994 - Various Items including Recruitment of Retained Personnel/Periodic Inspection and Testing of Fire Service Equipment/Radio Installations in Fire Service Vehicles
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1995 - various items including Radio equipment for use with breathing apparatus/Regulatory specifications for portable radios/Generic Code of Practice for Mobile Radio 999 etc.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1997 - various items including Medical and physical standards in the Fire Service - Guidance ... on the tests/Automatic vehicle location systems/Use of bogus kitemarks on counterfeit fuses
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1998 - various items including "Japanese Fire Safety Engineering Principals for performance based building regulations: A novel approach CFBAC Report No 50/98" and "Home Office specification A29: Firefighters Rubber Boots"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 8/1999 - various items including "999 Procedures for the Millennium period", "Fire Precautions in the design, construction and use of buildings" and "The IFSA Code"
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1981 - Fire risk from Expanded Cellular Plastics Wall and Ceiling Linings within Buildings
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1988 - Smoke Alarms: incidence of ownership
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1990 - Seminar at Fire Service College/Guidance on the Specification, Procurement and Support of the next generation of mobilising and communications systems/Major Review of radio communications in the emergency services
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1992 - various items including Locomotive Silencer Fires/Environmental Pollutants/Lifejackets for fire brigade use/UK Fire Service Search and rescue Team/Firefighting and Rescue at Sea/Prison Service establishments and the fire service
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1993 - Guidance on the Pressure Systems and Transportable Gas Containers regulations 1989/The Montreal Protocol/Mercury Code of Practice/Manual of Firemanship publishing dates
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1994 - various items including Eating and Drinking at Chemical Incidents/The Wearing of Breathing Apparatus by Paramedics/Attendance at Road Incidents etc.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1995 - Posts in HM Fire Service Inspectorate.
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1998 - Posts in HM Fire Service Inspectorate
Dear Chief Officer Letter 9/1999 - Year 2000 Preparedness and Planning
Dwelling Risk Assessment Toolkit - Version 1.0
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 15: Liaison between Fire Authorities and Authorities Enforcing Health and Safety Legislation
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 16/1989
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 17/1989: Guide to the Fire Precautions in Existing Places of Work that Require a Fire Certificate
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 18: The fire precautions (sub-surface railway stations) regulations 1989 (SI 1989/1401)
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 19/1989: Fire Safety at Work - A basic guide on fire precautions for factories, offices, shops and railway premises
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 24: The Fire Safety and Safety of Places of Sport Act 1987 (Commencement No. 7) Order 1993 (SI 1993/1411)
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 25: Revision of the Guide to the Fire Precautions in Existing Places of Work that Require a Fire Certificate - Guidance for Fire Precautions on Existing British Rail Surface Stations.
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 26: The Fire Precautions (Sub-Surface Railway Stations)(Amendment) Regulations 1994
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular 28: The Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997, As Amended by The Fire Precautions (Workplace)(Amendment) Regulations 1999 and publication of Guidance for Employers (Supersedes FPA Circular 27)
Fire Precautions Act 1971 Circular No 20
Fire Precautions in the Workplace - Information for Employers about the Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997
Fire Prevention Note 1/1963 - Fire Hazards and Structural Fire Protection in Large Single-storey Factories
Fire Prevention Note 1/1966 - Fire precautions in pleasure craft
Fire Prevention Note 1/70 - Access for fire appliances
Fire Prevention Note 2/1964 - Fire Precautions in Old Persons' Homes
Fire Prevention Note 2/53 - Fire Precautions at country houses of outstanding historical and architectural interest
Fire Prevention Note 2/62 - Fire Prevention in Laboratories
Fire Prevention Note 3/1950 - Fire Retardant Treatment of Fabrics
Fire Prevention Note 3/1951 - Shops and Warehouses - Means of escape in case of fire - (Barred Exits)
Fire Prevention Note 3/1963 - Fire Precautions in approved schools, children's homes and similar establishments
Fire Research and Development Group - A Survey of Backdraught
Fire Research and Development Group - Validation of Risk Assessment Methodology Independent Review and Validation of Proposed Risk Methods and Toolkits for Fire Service Emergency Cover Review
Fire Safety at Work: Home Office/The Scottish Office. Fire Precautions Act 1971
Fire Service Circular 07/1998: Brigade Command Course 2000
Fire Service Circular 1/1988: Fire Hazards Associated with the Use of Cellular Foam in Sports and Recreational Facilities
Fire Service Circular 1/1996: Notification of Fire Brigade Establishment Scheme
Fire Service Circular 1/1997: Fireman's Pensions Scheme: Disclosure of Information Regulations
Fire Service Circular 1/1998: Notification of Fire Brigade Establishment Scheme
Fire Service Circular 1/1999: Development on Pension Matters
Fire Service Circular 1/2000: Equal Opportunities in the Fire Service - Targets for the Recruitment, Retention and Career Progression of Women
Fire Service Circular 1/2001: Brigade Command Course 2002
Fire Service Circular 10/1981: Chemical Decontamination Procedures for Personnel and Equipment
Fire Service Circular 10/1996: Firefighters' Pensions
Fire Service Circular 10/2000: "Towards Diversity - Promoting Cultural Change" The Fire Service Equal Opportunities Action Plan
Fire Service Circular 10/2001: Performance Indicators
Fire Service Circular 11/1991: Legislative Developments which Bear Upon the Fire Safety in Children's Homes etc.
Fire Service Circular 11/1993: Registered Homes (Amendment) Act 1991 and Residential Care Homes (Amendment)(No 2)Regs 1992
Fire Service Circular 11/1996: Brigade Command Course 1998
Fire Service Circular 11/1997: Firemen's Pension Scheme: Regional Boards of Medical Referees
Fire Service Circular 11/1999: Firefighter Pensions.
Fire Service Circular 11/2000: Fire Service Selection Tests at Point of Entry
Fire Service Circular 11/2001: Fire Service Radio Communications and National Radio Strategy
Fire Service Circular 12/1996: Private Finance Initiative and the Service
Fire Service Circular 12/1999: Equal Opportunities in the Fire Service
Fire Service Circular 12/2000: Best Value Reviews of Fire Service Control and Communications: Status of Consultancy Study
Fire Service Circular 12/2001: Community Fire Safety Thematic Inspection
Fire Service Circular 13/1997: Brigade Command Course 1999
Fire Service Circular 13/1999: Brigade Command Course 2001
Fire Service Circular 13/2000: Fire Precautions in Independent Schools in England and Wales
Fire Service Circular 13/2001: Invest to Save Budget - Round 4
Fire Service Circular 14/1996: Notification of Fire Brigade Establishment Scheme
Fire Service Circular 14/1997: Contracting-Out of Salary Related Schemes (COSRS) from the State Earnings Related Pension Scheme (SERPS) - Re-election Arrangements
Fire Service Circular 14/1999: Best Value
Fire Service Circular 14/2000: Implementation of Human Rights Act 1998
Fire Service Circular 15/1997: Training for Competence
Fire Service Circular 15/1999: Spectrum Pricing - Brigade Radio Licence Fees
Fire Service Circular 15/2000: Firemen's Pension Scheme - Pension Sharing on Divorce
Fire Service Circular 16/2000: Priority Users of Fuel
Fire Service Circular 18/2000: Fire Service Selection Tests at the Point of Entry
Fire Service Circular 19/2000: Firemen's Pension Scheme - Revised Pensions Increase Booklet and Ministerial Direction Under Section 59A of the Social Security Pensions Act 1975
Fire Service Circular 2/1996: New Recruit Selection Tests
Fire Service Circular 2/1997: Fireman's Pensions Scheme Internal Dispute Resolution Procedures
Fire Service Circular 2/1999: Firemen's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 2/2000: Firemen's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 2/2001: Best Value
Fire Service Circular 20/2000: "Toward Diversity" - Actions 11 and 12
Fire Service Circular 21/2000: The Investigation of Fires Where the Supposed Cause is not Accidental
Fire Service Circular 22/2003: Transitional Funding for the Fire and Rescue Service Pay and Modernisation Deal
Fire Service Circular 23/1974: Standards of Fire Cover - Categorisation of Risk
Fire Service Circular 3/1995: Fire Prevention Management: Replacement for the INBUCON Guide
Fire Service Circular 3/1996: Firefighter's Pensions
Fire Service Circular 3/1998: Firemen's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 3/1999: Pension Scheme Changes
Fire Service Circular 3/2000: Local Government Association of Fire Conference (8 March 2000) - Speech by Mike O'brien, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office
Fire Service Circular 3/2001: Private Finance Initiative and the Fire Service - Round 3
Fire Service Circular 4/1985: Report of the Joint Committee on Standards of Fire Cover - 1985
Fire Service Circular 4/1989: Environment and Safety Information Act 1988
Fire Service Circular 4/1993: The Criminal Justice Act 1991 - Increases in the prescribed sum and the maxima for levels on the standard scale of fines
Fire Service Circular 4/1996: Annual Report of the Equal Opportunities Joint Committee of the central Fire Brigades Advisory Councils
Fire Service Circular 4/1997: Construction (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1996: Enforcement Responsibilities for Regulations 19, 20 and 21
Fire Service Circular 4/1998: Fireman's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 4/1999: Opportunities for Fire Authorities to Express an Interest in Bidding in the Second Round of the Invest to Save Budget
Fire Service Circular 4/2000: Equal Opportunities in the Service
Fire Service Circular 4/2001: Supplementary Credit Approvals for Equality and Diversity - Bidding Guidance
Fire Service Circular 43/1958: Fire Services Act, 1947 - Standards of Fire Cover
Fire Service Circular 5/1991: Houses in Multiple Occupation and the Local Government and Housing Act 1989
Fire Service Circular 5/1993: Guide to Health, Safety and Welfare at Pop Concerts and Similar Events
Fire Service Circular 5/1995: The Role of the Health and Safety Executive and Arrangements for Liaison at the Home Office
Fire Service Circular 5/1997: Height Requirements for Fire Service Recruitment
Fire Service Circular 5/1998: Invest to Save Budget
Fire Service Circular 5/1999: Firemen's Pension Scheme - Medical Appeals.
Fire Service Circular 5/2000: Firemen's Pension Scheme - Amendment to the Commentary Rules A9 and A11 - Qualifying Injury - Injury Awards
Fire Service Circular 5/2001: Firemen's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 6/1994: False Alarms Generated by Automatic Fire Detection Systems: Remedial Measures
Fire Service Circular 6/1996: New Recruit Selection Tests
Fire Service Circular 6/1997: The Fire Services (Appointments and Promotions 1978 as Amended)
Fire Service Circular 6/1998: Training for Competence and Fire Service Qualifications
Fire Service Circular 6/2000: Best value Performance Indicators and Management Information for the Fire Service 2000-01
Fire Service Circular 6/2001: Ill Health Retirement in the Public Sector - Implementations of Recommendations 1 and 4 of the 'Fit for Duty' Report and Recommendations 1 and 35 of the Treasury Review of 'Ill Health Retirement in the Public Sector'
Fire Service Circular 7/1990: Firefighters Helmets/Firefighters Anorak/Approval of Breathing Apparatus (Partly Superseded by FSC 1/1992 Item 2)
Fire Service Circular 7/1991: Use of Operational Firefighters on Fire Prevention Duties (Amended by FSC 11/1992)
Fire Service Circular 7/1994: Equal Opportunities in the Fire Service - A Report.
Fire Service Circular 7/1999: Home Office Performance Indicators.
Fire Service Circular 7/2000: Inquiry Into the Machinery for Determining Firefighter's Conditions of Service
Fire Service Circular 7/2001: Fire Service National Radio Strategy
Fire Service Circular 8/1981: Training of Firemen in Breathing Apparatus
Fire Service Circular 8/1996: Standards of Occupational Competence
Fire Service Circular 8/1997: Firefighter's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 8/1998: Fireman's Pension Scheme
Fire Service Circular 8/1999: Training Competence and National Vocational Qualifications
Fire Service Circular 8/2000: Control and Communications Study
Fire Service Circular 8/2001: Reducing False Alarms - HM Fire Service Inspectorate's Thematic Inspection
Fire Service Circular 9/1984:(Various Matters)
Fire Service Circular 9/1989: Chairmanship of the Fire Services Examinations Board/ Breathing Apparatus and Fire Training Premises
Fire Service Circular 9/1992: 999 Calls from Hotel Bedrooms
Fire Service Circular 9/1996: Visual Standards on the Fireground
Fire Service Circular 9/1997: Firefighters Pension Scheme - Mis-Selling of Personal Pensions
Fire Service Circular 9/1999: Best Value
Fire Service Circular 9/2000: Invest to Save Budget - Round 3
Fire Service Circular 9/2001: Ministerial Speech
Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Fire Service Technology, Equipment and Media - Communications and Mobilising
Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Fire Service Technology, Equipment and Media - Firefighting Foam - Technical
Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Fire Service Technology, Equipment and Media - Hydraulics, Pumps and Water Supplies
Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Fire Service Technology, Equipment and Media - Physics and Chemistry for Firefighters
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Aircraft Incidents
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Compartment Fires and Tactical Ventilation
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Electricity
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Firefighting Foam (Replaces Manual of Firemanship, Book 3, Part 3)
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Incident Command
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Incident Command
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Marine Incidents
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Petrochemical Incidents
Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Fire Service Operations - Rope Working
Fire Service Manual Volume 3: Fire Safety - Basic Principles of Building Construction
Fire Service Manual Volume 4: Fire Service Training - Guidance and Compliance Framework for Compartment Fire Behaviour Training
Fire Service Manual Volume 4: Fire Service Training - Guidance, Compliance and Training Framework for Rope Working
Fire Service Manual Volume 4: Fire Service Training: Fire Service Manual - Training
Fire Service Training Manual
Hazchem List 10 1999
High Occupancy Building Risk Assessment Toolkit Version 1.0
JCDD 40 Issue 01: Fire Service User Requirement for Radio Telemetry at Incidents
Major Incident Risk Assessment Toolkit - Version 1.0
Manual of Firemanship - A Survey of the Science of Fire-Fighting Book 2: Fire Service Equipment
Manual of Firemanship Book 10: Fire brigade communications and mobilising. Second Edition 1991(Replaced by Fire Service manual Vol. 1 0113411855)
Manual of Firemanship Book 11: Practical Firemanship I.
Manual of Firemanship Book 11: Practical Firemanship I. Eighth Impression 1998.
Manual of Firemanship Book 12: Practical Firemanship II. Fourth impression 1992 (Part 3 replaced by Fire Services Manual Volume 2: Compartment Fires and Tactical Ventilation 0113411758)
Manual of Firemanship Book 12: Practical Firemanship II. Sixth Impression 1995.
Manual of Firemanship Book 1: Elements of combustion and extinction (Replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 1: Physics and Chemistry for Firefighters 0113411820)
Manual of Firemanship Book 2: Fire Brigade Equipment
Manual of Firemanship Book 3: Hand Pumps, Extinguishers and Foam Equipment
Manual of Firemanship Book 3: Hand Pumps, Extinguishers and Foam equipment. Second Edition.
Manual of Firemanship Book 4: Incidents Involving Aircraft, Shipping and Railways. Seventh Impression
Manual of Firemanship Book 4: Incidents involving Aircraft, Shipping and Railways. Sixth Impression, 1997.
Manual of Firemanship Book 5: Ladders and Appliances.
Manual of Firemanship Book 5: Ladders and Appliances. Sixth Impression 1997.
Manual of Firemanship Book 6: Breathing Apparatus and Resuscitation. Second Edition, Fourth Impression 1999.
Manual of Firemanship Book 7: Hydraulics, Pumps and Pump Operation. Second Edition, Fifth Impression 1998
Manual of Firemanship Book 7: Hydraulics, pumps and pump operation. Second Edition.
Manual of Firemanship Book 8: Building construction and structural fire protection (Replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2 0113411898)
Manual of Firemanship Book 9: Fire protection of buildings.
Manual of Firemanship Part 6b: Practical Firemanship-II Second Edition Fourth impression 1991 0113412274)
Manual of Firemanship Part 6c: Practical Firemanship III. Second Edition Sixth impression 1993.
Manual of Firemanship Part 6c: Practical Firemanship III. Second Edition, Eighth Impression 1995 (section 5, Chapter 45 replaced by Fire Service Manual Vol 2 0113412274)
Manual of Firemanship: The Behaviour of Fire - Tactical Ventilation of Buildings & Structures. Issued as a supplement to Manual of Firemanship Book 12. Replaced by Fire Service Manual Volume 2: Compartment Fires and Tactical Ventilation
Report of the Joint Committee on Standards of Fire Cover
Report of the planning/legislation sub-committee on the Fire at Woolworth's, Piccadilly, Manchester on 8 May 1979
Requirement Specification for: 30/33 meters hydraulically powered turntable ladder for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement Specification for: 35ft (10.7m) Extension Ladder for Fire Brigade use
Requirement Specification for: Emergency tender type "B" for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement Specification for: Hose-reel Hose for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement specification for: 30/33 meters hydraulically powered turntable ladder with cage for Fire Brigade use
Requirement specification for: 80/100 feet (24.4/30.5m) range of hydraulic platforms for Fire Brigade use
Requirement specification for: Automatic distress signal unit
Requirement specification for: Distress signal warning device for use with breathing apparatus
Requirement specification for: Hose reel branch for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement specification for: Portable Fire Pumps
Requirement specification for: Roof Ladder for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement specification for: Short Extension Ladder (3 section) for Fire Brigade Use
Requirement specification for: Water tender type "B" for Fire Brigade use
Research Report 079: Water Additives for Fighting Class A Fires - Summary Report
Research Report Number 45: Human Behaviour in Fires - Summary Report (Jonathan D Sime)
Research Report Number 47: Comparison of British Standards BS 5445: Part 7 and BS 5446: Part 1 - Summary Report (Catherine A Reynolds)
Research Report Number 51: Sprinklers for Life Safety in Department Stores - Summary Report (J.A Harwood & B.T Hume)
Special Services Risk Assessment Toolkit - Version 1.0

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