Yearly Archives: 2016

Make Safety Your Christmas Number One

Cooking, candles and electrical equipment are all top of the Christmas danger list as Cleveland Fire Brigade warn people to take extra care during the festivities. The seasonal reminder comes at a time of year when extra hazards in the home can trigger fires. Over the last three years there have been 52 accidental house fires between December 1 and January 3. There were 17 … Read more Make Safety Your Christmas Number One »

Ensuring our safeguarding arrangements act to help and protect adults

The Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board is a multi-agency partnership which includes Cleveland Fire Brigade. It is responsible for protecting and promoting an adults’ right to live an independent life, in safety, free from abuse and neglect in the boroughs of Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-On-Tees. The Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board: Annual Report 2015-16 includes a full review of the work of the Board … Read more Ensuring our safeguarding arrangements act to help and protect adults »

Signing the pledge for Road Safety Week

Media opportunities: Reporters/photographers/film/radio crews are welcome to attend any of the below scheduled venues. Friday, 25 November – Hartlepool FE College – simulated crash scene rescue involving students being rescued from a vehicle by operational fire crews from Stranton Fire Station. (12.20pm) Cleveland Fire Brigade is urging young drivers to sign a pledge to help them stay safe on the roads. The six-point promise – … Read more Signing the pledge for Road Safety Week »