Decision details

WFRS Preparedness for Potential Industrial action

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To provide an update to Cabinet on preparedness for potential industrial action.


That Cabinet:


1.     Notes the current situation in relation to firefighter pay and the potential for industrial action;

2.     Supports the steps being taken by WFRS to plan for and mitigate against the impact of industrial action on communities in Warwickshire; and

3.     Commits to continuing with a collective coherent approach to negotiation of rates of firefighter pay through the national negotiating bodies.

Report author: Benjamin Brook

Publication date: 27/01/2023

Date of decision: 27/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 27/01/2023 - Cabinet

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