22/08/2014 @ 07:35
Ford Road, Clacton
21/08/2014 @ 23:12
21/08/2014 @ 19:35
Lakeside Shopping Centre, Thurrock
20/08/2014 @ 21:15
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service expect the large fire in Thoby Lane, Mountnessing, to continue burning for days as officers at the scene carry out a controlled burn. The Service was first called to the fire, which involves a huge pile of ...
Finance Director and Treasurer Mike Clayton has moved quickly to secure a more positive position for the Service following the announcement of the £15m debt to Government earlier this week. His action means the Authority will retain most of ...
Young firefighters from across the UK assembled at ECFRS Headquarters today to compete in the Toughest Young Fire Crew Challenge. Teams from Essex, Lincolnshire, Mid and West Wales, Hereford and Worcester and Devon and Somerset fire services took ...
Essex Fire Authority will use its reserves to repay £15m to the Government, a debt that has built as a result of changes made to the way firefighter injury pension payments are funded. A shortfall of £1.8m a year has been building ...
ECFRS values its people, recognising that their contribution to the organisation is crucial to its ongoing growth and development. At ECFRS, you truly can make a difference. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment for those interested in a career here, not just for firefighters in the front line. Behind the scenes, we employ control operators, engineers and a team of professionals in a range of crucial administrative and support roles. The personal development and ongoing training of our
The Fire Authority was formed on April 1, 1998 by virtue of the Local Government Act 1992. Essex Fire and Rescue Service is directly responsible to the Essex Fire Authority. The 25 Members of the Authority are elected Members nominated by the three constituent District councils. Twenty members are nominated by Essex County Council, three by Southend Borough Council and two by Thurrock Borough Council. At its Annual Meeting the Authority elects a Chairman and appoints a Vice-Chairman. The Chairman is Councillor Anthony Hedley