Top performing Brigade

Prevention work by Cleveland Fire Brigade continues to pay dividends as the number of emergency incidents continues to go down. Latest figures show that in the nine months until the end of December last year, the Brigade carried out nearly 14,000 Home Fire Safety Visits and completed fire safety audits on 1,100 premises. The number of emergency response incidents went down 5% (328). In the … Read more Top performing Brigade »

Official opening of new community fire station

Cleveland’s newest community fire station will be officially opened on Wednesday 6 February (10.45am). Thornaby Community Fire Station is the first to include purpose-built facilities to combine emergency services with Cleveland Police having a community team based at the Master Road site. The new station forms part of a major re-building programme – partly funded by Government grant – to ensure that the Brigade can … Read more Official opening of new community fire station »

Increase household safety: register your white goods

People are reminded to improve home safety by registering their fridges, freezers, washing machines and tumble dryers. Registering is completely free of charge and it means that manufactures can quickly contact owners to notify them of any issues and faults can be repaired as quickly as possible. The reminder from Cleveland Fire Brigade comes in support of National Register My Appliance Day (Thursday 24 January) … Read more Increase household safety: register your white goods »

Burning desire to help

New Year… New Challenge? New Opportunity? Cleveland Fire Brigade has issued a community shout-out to anyone interested in becoming an On-call Firefighter. The on-call opportunity is a chance to give back to your community alongside your other career or personal commitments.  Join the ranks of telephone engineers, window framers and others with assorted jobs who have added the extra duties and received full firefighter training. … Read more Burning desire to help »