Fire safety inspection officers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2019-03-21
Session date: 
March 21, 2019
Reference: 
2019/6269
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Please state a) how many fire safety inspection officers the London Fire Brigade currently employs, and b) what the rate of staff turnover has been in this department for the three most recent years

Answer

Fire safety inspection officers

Fire safety inspection officers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The establishment figure for Inspecting Officers (IOs) has remained unchanged for the past three years at 152.5 posts. The turnover rate was 9.68 per cent in 2016/17; 5.21 per cent in 2017/18; and 7.79 per cent in 2018/19 (to date).