Author: Sean Clifford

False alarms with real costs

Offices, factories, shops and other businesses which regularly have false alarms, could find that Cleveland Fire Brigade will be recovering the costs of call-out. The move follows extensive consultation and is set to be rolled out from 1 April. 95% of respondents to the consultation agreed there should be costs for repeat alarms and 98% of businesses agreed they had a responsibility for maintaining fire … Read more False alarms with real costs »

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Fire Brigade encourages PRIDE in your NEIGHBOURHOODS

Cleveland Fire Brigade is encouraging everyone to take PRIDE in their local communities and DO THEIR BIT to make their neighbourhoods CLEANER and SAFER.  Not only does this improve the environment for everyone, it also helps remove rubbish and debris that can be potential fuel sources for arsonists setting deliberate fires. Steve Johnson, Area Manager Prevention, Protection and Engagement at Cleveland Fire Brigade said: “We … Read more Fire Brigade encourages PRIDE in your NEIGHBOURHOODS »

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Cleveland Fire Brigade get good report for Covid-19 response

Independent inspectors have highlighted Cleveland Fire Brigade as responding effectively in providing support for the coronavirus crisis. They noted all the extra work was undertaken while still allowing the Brigade to carry out its statutory duties of prevention and protection. The review, carried out by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS), examined the Brigade’s preparation for a pandemic, their ability … Read more Cleveland Fire Brigade get good report for Covid-19 response »

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