Asset management and FiReControl: Miquest managing director Don Prater discusses the work the company does with fire and rescue services around the country.(Risk Management)

AS FIRECONTROL GETS CLOSER and becomes reality, accurate information on the status and availability of assets are important factors and contributory to the success of this strategic change in the deployment of resources.

The adoption and implementation of an asset management strategy such as Miquest to identify, log, record and manage operational assets produces key data on the availability, capability, reliability and performance of all or selected categories of asset.

Each fire and rescue service manages its own operational assets in compliance with Fire Service procedures, statutory requirements, local and national KPIs. All such information is available for reporting and detailed analysis as may be required. …

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