Flooding incidents – 25 August 2020
We are currently dealing with significant flooding in the Bryansford Avenue of Newcastle.
The first ever group of NIFRS Firefighters to complete their training during a global pandemic have graduated today.
At the height of the incident, fifteen appliances and approximately sixty Firefighters were in attendance at a fire on Port Road, Londonderry Port.
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.
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.
The Health Minister has thanked NIFRS staff who have been on the frontline during Covid-19.
1 June 2020 At 2:43am on Monday 1 June three fire Appliances, an aerial Appliance and approximately 25 Firefighters were called to…
We are now recruiting for Wholetime Firefighters. Wholetime Firefighters work full-time and are based in Wholetime Fire Stations throughout Northern Ireland.
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.
Our thoughts and sympathies are with the family and friends of a woman who died following a fire in Cullingtree Fold, Falls Road, Belfast.