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Video of Dorset Fire Authority (DFA) meeting on the 4th of November 2014.

DFA have agreed to a potential merger with Wiltshire & Swindon Fire Authoirty. Follow this link to watch the video of the entire meeting.

The Final Consultation Report from Opinion Research Services on the formal consultation is now available to read.

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We are run by the Authority and work in partnership with others to help make Dorset safer by:

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    Understanding the risks to our communities
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    Delivering activities which prevent incidents happening in the first place
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    Protecting businesses and enforce fire safety measures where we have to
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    Responding quickly and efficiently

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