Posts Tagged "Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service"

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service urge businesses to ‘keep it simple and safe’ this Christmas

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service are reminding local businesses about fire safety in the workplace in the run up to Christmas. Firms often employ temporary staff during the festive period, and they may not have the same level of fire…

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Cumbria fire service urging people to check their smoke alarms

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service are urging people to check their smoke alarms after worrying statistics showed that only 28% of households who own one test them on a regular basis. The Fire Kills campaign was launched nationally after 229 fire-related…

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Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service urge safety first ahead of Bonfire Night

Emergency services and local councils across Cumbria are gearing up for what is traditionally the busiest time of the year.  Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service is asking the residents and communities of Cumbria to consider their safety during the bonfire…

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Fire service launch recruitment campaign

Cumbria County Council’s Fire and Rescue Service will next month launch its first wholetime firefighter recruitment campaign for eight years. To help people find out if the role of a modern firefighter is for them, the Fire and Rescue Service…

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Defibs at heart of Cumbria’s communities

More than 70 life-saving defibrillators are now available in communities across Cumbria. The equipment is on hand in public places, making them easily accessible 24 hours a day for use in an emergency. A map showing where each defibrillator is…

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Gypsies and Travellers given fire safety training at Appleby Fair

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service has been training Gypsies and Travellers in how to tackle small scale fires on the first day (2 June 2016) of the annual Appleby Horse Fair which runs from 2-8 June. The training was provided…

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