London Fire Brigade has been working with our partners the London Ambulance Service and the Metropolitan Police Service for a long time. With the duty to collaborate with other emergency services now established by the Policing and Crime Act, we will collaborate even further to deliver the best possible emergency service for Londoners.
Building on existing collaboration in a number of critical areas, we will go further to provide a world-class service that ensures a lasting legacy for the people of London. We will:
We are also exploring the opportunities to improve our effectiveness and efficiency too. This means looking into ideas such as:
The coronavirus pandemic has seen London Fire Brigade working closely alongside colleagues from the London Ambulance Service and the Metropolitan Police. This can be seen through the London firefighters who have volunteered to drive ambulances and work alongside paramedics. This has allowed to London Ambulance Service to maintain its service throughout the pandemic.