News Archives: 2014

Firefighters return to duty

Following the last four days strike by the Fire Brigades Union from Friday 31 October 6.00pm till Tuesday 4 November 6.00pm, Cleveland Fire Brigade’s operational response service has returned to normal.
The industrial action was in relation to the FBU’s national …

Be Safe, not Sorry – Follow the Firework Code!

Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging those planning to celebrate bonfire night over the coming weeks to ‘Be Safe, Not Sorry’. Every year people are injured and property is damaged due to the misuse of fireworks and illegal bonfires.
The safest way …

Residents urged to take extra care during industrial action

FIRE CHIEFS are urging residents in Teesside to take extra care to protect themselves and their loved ones from the risks of fire.
During the industrial action, planned from 6.00pm on Friday 31 October to 6.00pm on Tuesday 4 November, Cleveland …

Advice to businesses during industrial strike

BUSINESS owners are being asked to be extra vigilant and emphasise safe working practices in their work place to help protect their premises against fire.
During the industrial action, planned from 6.00pm on Friday 31 October till 6pm Tuesday 4 October, …

New fire station set to be unveiled

CLEVELAND Fire Brigade will unveil a new fire station this Friday (31 October) which forms part of a multi-million pound programme to bring buildings up to 21st century standards.
The state-of-the-art £830,000 Headland Fire Station in Hartlepool replaces the previous building …