Fire Safety and Rescue APPG

First Registered: 23/10/2019 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To meet and consider important fire safety and rescue issues with appropriate specialists in these fields, consulting wider with other related agencies to create a safer built environment; contributing to fire safety events both inside and outside Parliament, whilst raising issues of concern to government through its ministers.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Fire Safety and Rescue

1. Generic risk assessment 3.4: fighting fires in open rural areas
31/03/2020 - Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
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Found: Fire and Rescue Service Operational Guidance 6013 GRA A4 5.10 V0_1.indd 122/10/09 09:59:51 Generic

2. Generic risk assessment 3.9: fighting fires in places of lawful detention
31/03/2020 - Home Office
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Found: A4 5.10 V0_1.indd 122/10/09 09:59:51Fire and Rescue Authorities ˜˚˛˝˙ˆˇ˜˚˛˝ ˙ Generic Risk Assessment

3. DSA DFSR 02: Aerodrome Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Regulations
24/09/2019 - Defence Safety Authority
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Found: DSA DFSR 02: Aerodrome Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Regulations - GOV.UK

4. Written Evidence: Fire Brigades Union (FSB01)
26/06/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: Fire Safety Bill Written evidence submitted by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) (FSB01) This is the Fire

5. Letter from Lord Greenhalgh to Baroness Eaton regarding questions raised at the Fire Safety Bill second reading debate: the Building Safety Bill, etc.
23/10/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: Greenhalgh Minister of State for Building Safety, Fire and Communities 2 Marsham Street

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Fire Safety and Rescue

1. Local Government
05/05/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020, which was - Speech Link
2: draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020, which was - Speech Link

2. Fire Safety Bill
29/04/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: the greatest loss of life following a residential fire since the second world war. None of us will ever - Speech Link

3. Fire Safety Bill
07/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: (a) share information with their local Fire and Rescue Service in respect of each building for which - Speech Link
2: following: New clause 2—Accreditation of fire risk assessors—‘The relevant authority must - Speech Link

4. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020
05/05/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020 is to improve - Speech Link

5. Fire Safety Bill
29/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: (1E) Schedule (Electrical Appliances) to the Fire Safety Act 2020 applies to paragraphs (1C) and (1D) - Speech Link
2: I thank Electrical Safety First, a charity that is dedicated to electrical safety and which has helped - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Fire Safety and Rescue
1. Fire Safety Bill
asked by: Lord Berkeley
09/03/2021
... were made to the Bill as a result of any such discussions; and for what purpose were such changes made.

2. Fire Safety Bill
asked by: Lord Berkeley
24/03/2021
... they made to the Fire Safety Bill after discussions with the Royal Estate following their request for Queen's Consent; for what purpose any such changes were made; and with whom the discussions were held.

3. Fire Safety Bill
asked by: Lord Berkeley
26/04/2021
... related to draft text of the Fire Safety Bill.

4. Fire and Rescue Services
asked by: Daisy Cooper
25/03/2021
... if she will make an assessment of the potential merits of creating a Firefighters and Rescue Service staff covenant to enhance support and protection for those personnel.

5. Fire and Rescue Services
asked by: Stephen Morgan
27/02/2020
... what recent assessment has she made of trends in the level of firefighters on the ability of the Fire Service to conduct its duties.

Latest Questions
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11 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Brinton Portrait
Baroness Brinton
Co Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Margaret Ferrier Portrait
Margaret Ferrier
Co Vice Chair
Independent - Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Joined: 24th February 2020
Felicity Buchan Portrait
Felicity Buchan
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Kensington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Robbie Moore Portrait
Robbie Moore
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Keighley
Joined: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Future Generations , Social Integration
Lord McKenzie of Luton Portrait
Lord McKenzie of Luton
Co Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir David Amess MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3452.

Email: amessd@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ronnie King , All-Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group, 1 YsGubor Granant, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown, Carmarthen SA31 3HN. Tel: 07836 266 614

Email: kbigchief@aol.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Fire Safety and Rescue APPG

Financial Benefits Received
Date
1 Jul 2021
Source
Fire Sector Federation
Value
£3,000
Date
28 May 2021
Source
Fire Protection Association
Value
£5,000
Date
31 Dec 2020
Source
Fire Sector Federation
Value
£3,000
Date
1 Jul 2020
Source
Fire Sector Federation
Value
£3,000
Date
28 Feb 2020
Source
Fire Protection Association
Value
£5,000
Former APPG Officers
Lord Porter of Spalding Portrait
Lord Porter of Spalding
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 14th July 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Darts , Pancreatic Cancer
Bill Grant Portrait
Bill Grant
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Emma Dent Coad Portrait
Emma Dent Coad
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Kensington
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships