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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
  4. 4
    Responding quickly and efficiently

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DFRS warn farmers about the dangers of spontaneous combustion
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