FOI request (FOI-91842788)
Public rescue equipment
Requested Mon 15 October 2018
Responded Thu 01 November 2018
- How many items of public rescue equipment (ie Lifebuoys, Lifebelts, Throw Lines or similar) does Hastings Borough Council maintain at inland or coastal water sites. Excludes Swimming Pools
- What is the inspection routine for such items?
- Who should the public contact to report items missing or damaged?
Seafront Services - 43 different seafront locations with life rings and holders. 2 patrol vehicles with lifesaving equipment. There are also 5 council maintained defibrillators within 100m of the seafront.
Parks and Gardens - 22 Lifebuoys with housings
Seafront Services - Daily inspection
Parks and Gardens - All units are checked periodically during the year and a comprehensive inspection takes place twice a year
Q3 - 01424 451066
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