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FOI 4545 / January 2023 / Water Rescue Equipment Information

Thank you for your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

We can confirm that Essex County Fire & Rescue Service does hold the information you have requested.

Please see below the answer to your request.

Questions and final response:

Question 1 – I was wondering if you can help are you able to tell me what the PFDs you use for water rescue are ?

I can confirm that the current Personal Floatation Device used within Essex County Fire and Rescue Service is the ‘Palm Rescue 800’


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