THE FIRE Brigades Union (FBU) has today condemned the disastrous consequences of a no-deal Brexit for firefighters, other workers, and the UK economy, and called for a general election to resolve the deadlock.
THE FIREFIGHTERS Charity’s January Bag it and Bank It campaign is now underway, encouraging fire stations to collect as many shoes and as much clothing as they can to raise much-needed funds to help firefighters in need.
SINCE STARTING in April 2017 the new Safe and Well home visit programme has reached out to 24,062 people whose lifestyle factors or demographic puts them at higher risk of having an accident in the home.
DEVON & SOMERSET Fire & Rescue Service (DSFRS) have been piloting a brand new road safety initiative called ‘Survive the Drive’ at military bases within the south west. In early December 2018 the ‘Survive the Drive’ team presented at Stonehouse Barracks in Plymouth speaking to the Royal Marines.
FIRE SAFETY Scotland returns to the Glasgow SEC on 12-13 September 2018 and will offer an unrivalled line up of free educational content and live demonstrations.
Following on from a successful launch in 2017, Fire Safety Scotland will once again be co-located with Health and Safety Scotland and Facilities Scotland. It will boast more than 120 exhibitors and 2,000 delegates across the two days.