Joining firefighters on the front line amid budget cuts
Panorama's Declan Lawn investigates the latest equipment being used by the West Midlands Fire Service to battle small fires.
While the Brigade Response Vehicle is welcomed by firefighters, some worry that it could be used to replace bigger crews and heavier vehicles at a time when tight budgets have meant fewer resources
Available since: Mon 3 Sep 2012
More clips from Panorama
- Feckless Fathers Duration: 03:33 Britain's Missing Dads
- Disabled or Faking it? Duration: 03:12 Disabled or Faking It?
- The Truth About Sports Products Duration: 02:17 The Truth About Sports Products
- Cold call victim: 'My life of penury' Duration: 02:00 Call Centres Undercover
- Drug shortages hit Greece's sick children Duration: 02:22 Life and Debt: A Greek Tragedy