Andy - Fire Detection Engineer & Electrician

New Uniforms

Say Hello to our fantastic Admin Team modelling our new uniforms. You’ll see our engineers out in the field too sporting their updated hoodies and t-shirts.

Back Row: (L-R) Tina, Kate, Sandy.
Front Row: (L-R) Cheryl, Serena, Bridget.

Check out our Facebook page for a behind-the-scenes shot 😃

Happy Retirement

Mr John Royles, one of the joint partners in Smiths fire Llp for more than 40 years, retired from the company on 31st January 2022. His daughter Kate remains as a valued and much-needed employee.

The company has reverted to it’s original family ownership with Richard Smith now the sole Senior Partner and his daughter Serena continuing to progress her role within the company.

Richard and all employees would like to thank John for his invaluable contribution to the company and wish him a happy retirement.

The Smith family intend the company to grow, both naturally and by acquisition in the future. None of the company’s current obligations, procedures or staff will be affected by this change.

Fire and Rescue Services (FRS) attended 549,913 incidents in the year ending June 2020. This was a four per cent decrease compared with the previous year (573,776).

Of these incidents, there were 156,128 fires. This was a 15 per cent decrease compared with the previous year (182,661)

FRSs attended 231,510 fire false alarms, a one per cent increase with the previous year (229,961).

Fire false alarms ‘due to apparatus’ accounted for approximately 66% of this number.

The number of incidents attended by FRSs in England peaked in 2003/04, at over one million incidents. For around a decade, there was a general decline in all three categories of incidents attended has settled at around half a million a year.


 

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