Working with fire and rescue and police and crime services

We all understand the extreme pressures emergency services are under. Maintaining good governance is key.

Veritau provides a range of assurance services which can help you manage risks, identify areas for improvement, and assist you to optimise resources. We also provide ongoing advice, support and guidance to ensure the best outcomes.

A holistic approach to assurance

Our staff are experts in public sector delivery. We have first-hand experience working with North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service and the North Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner.

In addition to acting as data protection officer, we also deliver the following to emergency services bodies:

Case study

North Yorkshire Information Sharing Protocol: Challenges during the Covid-19 pandemic

Veritau chairs and administrates the North Yorkshire Information Sharing Protocol, which sets standards for partner agencies to follow when sharing information, including police, fire, health and housing organisations.

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Speak to an expert with first-hand experience in emergency services

Kirsty Bewick, Information Governance Manager

Kirsty Bewick

Information Governance Manager

Kirsty is an experienced information governance professional and Data Protection Officer. She advises on information sharing arrangements as well as specialising in areas of safeguarding, particularly in relation to multi-agency working. Kirsty also works on implementing new technology systems, and law enforcement processing matters.

Kelly Holmes, Senior Corporate Fraud Investigator

Kelly Holmes

Senior Corporate Fraud Investigator

Kelly holds both Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist status and a qualification in investigative practice from CIPFA. She has many years of experience as a fraud investigator and leads on complex internal and whistleblowing investigations. Kelly also has experience working in a busy HR team and is ACAS trained on conducting internal investigations.