Gallantry awards [1]

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0234
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Over the last 5 years, how many London firefighters have a) been recommended for and b) awarded national gallantry awards or honours in recognition of particular acts of bravery?

Answer

Answer for Gallantry awards [1]

Answer for Gallantry awards [1]

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Over the last five years, 11 London firefighters have been recommended for national gallantry awards or honours in recognition of particular acts of bravery and three have been awarded them. 

These awards arrange from CPR lifesaving actions, to firefighter of the year. 

Internally approximately 400 LFB staff have been awarded commendations for a range of operationally related activities.