Organisations from across Tendring including Essex County Fire and Rescue Service, Trading Standards, Community Voluntary Services Tendring, Police, Essex Carers Support and Tendring District Council (TDC) organise an annual Older Persons Crucial Crew event to highlight potential dangers faced in everyday life and share vital safety messages which could help save lives.

Topics covered include fire safety, personal safety, safety inside and outside the home; scams and how to avoid them; and how to live healthier, independent lives.