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.

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Last orders a first reminder for safety

Last orders should be a first reminder to serve up a safety cooking routine in your kitchen, warn Cleveland Fire Brigade. The timely reminder comes with pubs set to re-open this weekend (4 July) and sparking potential fire hazards at home. Unattended cooking, alcohol and distractions are the key ingredients in a recipe for disaster and the main causes of home fires. Records show there … Read more Last orders a first reminder for safety »

Opening up for new fire safety business

Pubs, restaurants and other small businesses are being reminded about fire safety as they get set to re-open following the easing of lockdown restrictions. It comes with fire and rescue services across the region getting together to give a virtual joint presentation hosted by the Federation of Small Businesses on how to stay safe and adhere to the latest government guidance The live zoom session … Read more Opening up for new fire safety business »

Community Call Out

Cleveland Fire Brigade have issued an appeal for on-call firefighters to step forward and help their local communities. The recruitment drive comes on the back of the coronavirus crisis when neighbourhoods came to together to support each other. Steve Johnson, Senior Head, Engagement and Prevention, said: “During these unprecedented times we have seen many shining examples of everyone working together to keep people safe. We … Read more Community Call Out »

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Cleveland Fire Brigade staff will now be offering to work with local partners to support care homes in the fight against COVID-19. This new move follows a national agreement led by the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC), the National Employer and the Fire Brigades Union (FBU). Where there is a need this will include delivering training to staff on how to use and wear PPE … Read more CLEVELAND FIRE BRIGADE SUPPORTING CARE HOMES IN COVID-19 FIGHT »