News

This section keeps you up-to-date with all that is going on across Cleveland Fire Brigade, below are some of our latest press releases.

You can contact the Communications Team on 01429 874035 (during office hours) or communications@clevelandfire.gov.uk

Your Business Is Our Business

Offices, shops, pubs, clubs, restaurants, care homes and hotels – along with other small to medium sized businesses – are being targeted by fire safety officers to provide support and advice to reduce the risk of fire. The action, all part of Business Safety Week (5- 11 Sept), is also an opportunity to remind business owners of their legal responsibilities to keep their premises safe. … Read more Your Business Is Our Business »

Making a Clean Sweep On Chimney Safety

Residents are being reminded to make a clean sweep when it comes to chimney safety and not take any shortcuts in reducing the risk of fire. Chimneys, flues and appliances should be kept clean and well maintained. Open fires should always have a fireguard to protect against flying sparks from hot embers. The reminder comes in support of Chimney Fire Safety Week (29 Aug to … Read more Making a Clean Sweep On Chimney Safety »

Now That’s Alarming!

Cleveland Fire Brigade is asking everyone to test their smoke alarms regularly – and add more if needed. The plea comes in support of the National Fire Chiefs Council’s (NFCC) campaign to keep people safer in their homes throughout the summer and beyond. Figures show you are four more times more likely to die in a fire if you do not have a working smoke … Read more Now That’s Alarming! »