News Archives: 2013

Plug in to electrical safety tips

CLEVELAND fire chiefs are urging local people to follow some simple electrical safety tips to help them and others stay safe and free from injury and even death over the festive period.
The call from Cleveland Fire Brigade’s Head of Community …

Notice of Industrial Action by Firefighters

Cleveland Fire Authority has received notification from the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) that another period of strike action will take place by firefighters across the Country on Tuesday 24th December between 7.00pm and midnight, Tuesday 31st December between 6.30pm and 00.30am and …

Stay Safe & Celebrate – and meet Santa

Cleveland Fire Brigade is launching its seasonal safety campaign on Wednesday 4 December from 10.00am at B&Q, Cleveland Retail Park, Middlesbrough. Santa will be there on his sleigh supporting Brigade staff and the Cleveland Fire Support Network to promote safety …

Firefighters practice skills for incidents involving large goods vehicles

Fire crews from Cleveland Fire Brigade have been honing their skills for dealing with road traffic collisions that involve large goods vehicles, thanks to an international transport and logistics company.
Bertschi, who provides services for the chemical industry, has loaned the …

Candle Fire Safety Week: Snuff out the fire risk

Fire Chiefs are asking people to take care this Candle Fire Safety Week (25 November – 1 December) and snuff out the risk of fire in their homes.
With the days growing darker and winter setting in, a few candles scattered …