We work with partner agencies such as the emergency services, health services, utility companies and voluntary agencies as part of the Cheshire Resilience Forum to plan for and respond to emergencies.
Our aim is to minimise the impact of any emergency on the community and the local environment and manage the return to normality. We have a dedicated team of staff which carries out a number of functions in the planning, response and recovery phases of an incident.
We have a legal duty to make sure we have plans in place to respond to emergencies. These include: