Warning comes as electrical fires account for over a quarter of accidental house fires

Cleveland Fire Brigade in partnership with leading campaigning charityElectrical Safety First is urging householders to look after their household white goods.
The timely call comes during Electrical Safety Week this week (20-27 November) where Fire and Rescue Services across the country …

Virtual Reality Goggles to be used to educate young drivers

Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging drivers to reduce their speed during this year’s Road Safety Week which takes place 20 – 26 November.
The week, which is hosted by road safety charity Brake, aims to raise awareness about the UK’s speeding …

A Two Minute Check Prevents a Wreck

Cleveland Fire Brigade is offering free vehicle winter safety checks and advice at Coulby Newham Fire Station on Saturday 18 November between 10am-4pm.
The event launches the Brigade’s Winter Driving Campaign – A two minute check prevents a wreck – which …

Be Safe Not Sorry – only attend an organised event

Cleveland Fire Brigade is appealing for everyone to stay safe and only attend an organised display during bonfire celebrations.
Misuse of fireworks at home is the most common cause of injuries and unofficial bonfires not only cause a nuisance to local …

Student Fire Safety Week

With new students settling in to their new homes and new routines and returning students getting back in to the swing of all things university, Cleveland Fire Brigade as part of the Fire Kills Campaign, is encouraging all students to …