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April 2021

UK Fire and Rescue Services

Learn how the accessibility of UK Fire and Rescue websites compare

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Top 3 websites for accessibility

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service norfolk.gov.uk/safety/norfolk-fire-and-rescue-service
Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service oxfordshire.gov.uk/.../fire-and-rescue-service

More UK Fire and Rescue websites

How accessibility scores vary across UK Fire and Rescue Services

This is the number of UK Fire and Rescue websites with each accessibility score.

Average Score over Time UK Fire and Rescue Services

The average score for UK Fire and Rescue websites over time

Top UK Fire and Rescue websites for accessibility

These are the highest rated 30 UK Fire and Rescue websites for accessibility.

Rank Change Organisation Score Change Level A Level AA
1st - Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service 95 -0.1
2nd - Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service 93 -
3rd 2 Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service 91 +1.5
4th 1 Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service 91 -
5th 1 Surrey Fire and Rescue Service 90 -
6th - Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service 89 +0.1
7th - Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service 88 -
8th - Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service 86 -
9th - Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service 86 -
10th - Durham Fire and Rescue Service 84 -
11th - Isle of Man Fire and Rescue Service 84 -
12th - Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service 83 +0.2
13th - Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service 82 -0.2
14th - Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service 81 +0.1
15th - Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service 79 -0.5
16th - Jersey Fire and Rescue Service 79 -0.1
17th - North Wales Fire and Rescue Service 78 -
18th 1 Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service 77 +0.4
19th 1 Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service 77 -
20th 1 Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service 74 -0.2
21st 1 Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service 73 -
22nd 2 West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service 73 -2.2
23rd - Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service 72 +0.1
24th - Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service 68 -1.3
25th - Avon Fire and Rescue Service 67 -0.1
26th - Cleveland Fire and Rescue Service 65 -0.6
27th - East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service 64 -
28th - South Wales Fire and Rescue Service 64 +0.1
29th - Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service 60 -
30th - London Fire Brigade 59 +0.2

All other UK Fire and Rescue websites

Websites not ranked in the top 30 for accessibility are listed here.

Websites that were not tested

These websites were not tested for various reasons.

About these results

Learn how the Silktide Index works.