Alarm appeal following fire figures

Alarming figures show more than a third of the house fires Cleveland Fire Brigade attend are at homes without smoke alarms.
We are reminding residents of the urgent need to have them fitted as they can save lives.
From April to June …

Emergency call service for the hard of hearing

Cleveland Fire Brigade has made it easier for the hard of hearing and deaf to raise the alarm in the event of an emergency.
An upgraded app service means they can get in touch immediately without having to get anyone else …

Cleveland Fire Brigade issues essential white goods safety advice following Grenfell Tower fire

Cleveland Fire Brigade is issuing essential advice to people about white goods safety following the Grenfell Tower fire which started in a fridge freezer and is backing London Fire Brigade’s ‘Total Recalls Campaign’.
The Metropolitan Police have announced that the fire was not …

Cuddly crews are teddy to help

It is ready, teddy go for Cleveland Fire Brigade’s latest recruits as they line-up to help children affected by fire or road accidents.
The Trauma Teddies, pioneered by WVI TEDDIE BEARSthe Australian Red Cross in the 1990’s, have been knitted by …

Recruitment opens for on-call firefighters

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