Football clubs back campaign to show drink driving the red card

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Football clubs across the region have backed a campaign by Road Safety GB North East to give drink driving the red card during Euro 2016.
The road safety group, whose membership includes Cleveland Fire Brigade, is being joined by Middlesbrough, Hartlepool, …

Clean cooking is safe way to reduce fire risk

Keep your cooker clean

Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging people to come clean with their cooking.
It follows a spate of recent kitchen fires being sparked by a build-up of grease and fat on cookers.
John Feeney, District Manager for Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland at Cleveland …

Cleveland expand innovative life-saving trial

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A new six-month trial scheme which sees North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) and the region’s four Fire and Rescue Services work together to save more lives has now expanded in Cleveland.
The Emergency Medical Response (EMR) trial began in January in …

Wake up to the deadly risk of smoking in the home

Cigarette Safety

Cleveland Fire Brigade is targeting the dangers of smoking at home.
Smoking in bed or after drinking are key factors in accidental fires with nearly 30 in Cleveland in the past two years.
Falling asleep with a lit cigarette in hand also …

Have your say on proposed new community fire stations


Members of the public can have their say on plans for two new community fire stations when they go on display for the first time later this month.
Cleveland Fire Authority is proposing to replace Grangetown and Thornaby fire stations, built …