Grieving Teesside family warns against mixing drink and drugs with driving

The heartbroken family of a teenage girl who died at the hands of a drink and drug driver are throwing their support behind a road safety campaign to keep people safe this Christmas.
Fun-loving student Lucy Pinder was tragically killed after …

Warning to motorists after over 50% of cars checked in winter safety campaign are found to have faults

Cleveland Fire Brigade is warning motorists to ensure their car is prepared for winter after over 50% of vehicles checked during a winter safety campaign were found to have one or more faults.
The Brigade teamed up with garages National Tyres …

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 …