During the strike firefighters may not be able to turn up to:
- Grass fires and other outdoor fires such as trees, hedges or undergrowth alight
- Rubbish fires (including fires in bins and skips) and fires on open ground
- Large animal rescues (these will be referred to the RSPCA)
- People shut in lifts
- Automatic fire alarms
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