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 …

Recruitment opens for part-time firefighters


Cleveland Fire Brigade is holding a recruitment drive to find retained (part-time) firefighters to help protect their local community.
We are looking for recruits for stations in Redcar, Stockton, Headland, Yarm, Guisborough, Saltburn, Skelton and Loftus.
Retained firefighters are members of the …

Make it harder for arsonists

Mattress fire

Residents and businesses are being reminded to take simple safety steps to avoid being an easy target for arsonists during the Easter holidays.
The tips for householders from Cleveland Fire Brigade include not leaving your wheelie bins and rubbish out before …