Our timeline

Our timeline

Service Plan 2015 - 2020

Early 2000s

  • Co-Responders Firefighters start assisting with medical emergencies (600 calls in the first 12 months



  • New technology: CAFS Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS) introduced



  • Investors in People HFRS achieves 'Silver' accreditation

  • Peer Challenge HFRS attains 'Performing Well' status



  • Joint Working Sharing services with Hampshire Constabulary and Hampshire County Council begins



  • Pathway to 2020 Review of risk in Hampshire begins

  • Emergency Response Major flooding in Hampshire



  • Joint Working Police and Fire share Strategic Headquarters in Eastleigh

  • Co-Responders Attend more than 10,000 medical emergencies

  • Pathway to 2020 Public consultation on how we will deliver our services in the future



  • New Technology Cold Cut firefighting technique to be introduced

  • Pathway to 2020 Implementation of proposals for the delivery of services



  • Investors in People HFRS targets 'Platinum' and 'Sector Champion' status

  • Peer Challenge HFRS targets 'Excellence' status

What we do

Find out about the many different roles your fire service undertakes and what we do.