Flooding incidents update – 25 August 2020
A Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) Spokesperson said: “Between midnight and 5pm today (25 August) we received 49 flooding related…
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Flooding incidents – 25 August 2020
We are currently dealing with significant flooding in the Bryansford Avenue of Newcastle.
27 New Firefighters trained during COVID-19 Graduate
The first ever group of NIFRS Firefighters to complete their training during a global pandemic have graduated today.
Updated statement on Port Road Fire
At the height of the incident, fifteen appliances and approximately sixty Firefighters were in attendance at a fire on Port Road, Londonderry Port.
As Lockdown Eases, Be Safe This Summer
With COVID-19 lockdown gradually easing over the summer, we are reminding the public of the importance of keeping themselves fire safe and summer safe.
Firefighters attend over 6,000 incidents during pandemic
At one point during lockdown Firefighters were responding to a 50% increase in accidental house fires, while there has also been a 76% increase in wildfires.
Health Minister thanks NIFRS staff
The Health Minister has thanked NIFRS staff who have been on the frontline during Covid-19.
Statement on Crumlin Road Courthouse fire – 1 June 2020
1 June 2020 At 2:43am on Monday 1 June three fire Appliances, an aerial Appliance and approximately 25 Firefighters were called to…
NIFRS Recruiting for Wholetime Firefighters
We are now recruiting for Wholetime Firefighters. Wholetime Firefighters work full-time and are based in Wholetime Fire Stations throughout Northern Ireland.
NIFRS & DfC agree partnership to provide fire safety advice
We will provide home fire safety advice to everyone receiving a food box, as part of the Department for Communities response to the COVID-19 emergency.