Notice of Industrial Action by Firefighters

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Today Cleveland Fire Authority has received notification from the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) that industrial action will take place by firefighters across the Country on:

Friday 31 October from 18.00hrs until Tuesday 4 November 18.00hrs

This is a national dispute surrounding …

Fire Chiefs issue safety warning for bonfire night

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FIRE CHIEFS are urging residents not to build bonfires this Bonfire Night, but if they decide to have one in their garden, to do so safely.
Last year, Cleveland Fire Brigade attended almost 400 deliberate rubbish fires across Cleveland during October …

TICK TOCK TEST your smoke alarm before it’s too late

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Smoke, the silent killer, is responsible for over half of all deaths in accidental fires in the home.  
Last year over half the 213 fire deaths in the home were caused by smoke inhalation. Working smoke alarms can give people the …

Celebrate Diwali safely

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Cleveland Fire Brigade urges families who celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali to be aware of the increased fire risk to their homes and to take extra care during the celebrations.
Diwali, also known as the ‘festival of lights’ is on …

Public invited to view plans for the redevelopment of Cleveland Fire Brigade’s Queens Meadow Complex

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Hartlepool residents are being invited to preview plans for the redevelopment of Cleveland Fire Brigade’s current Headquarters site at Queens Meadow Business Park, Hartlepool on Monday 20 October 2014.
The existing building is no longer viable and therefore plans have been …