Posts Tagged "Scottish Fire and Rescue Service"

Council backs Fire Brigades Union bid to stop River Clyde water rescue changes

An overhaul of Glasgow’s water rescue service should be halted, according to city councillors. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) wants to free up the dedicated crew who monitor the River Clyde for regular duties. Two boats are currently…

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False alarms cost fire service £1.5m last year

RESPONDING to false alarms in the Borders cost the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) an estimated £1.5m in 2015/16. Firefighters attended no fewer than 791 such call-outs in the region in the 12 months to March 31. To put…

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SFRS and Police Scotland support child abuse prevention charity on ‘Highland Hero Day’

Both agencies teamed up with Highland charity Safe, Strong and Free – a primary abuse program aimed at reducing the vulnerability of young children to abuse and assault Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Police Scotland today (25 January 2016)…

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