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# fire-brigade - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Watch Casper the cat get rescued from the Liffey by the Dublin Fire Brigade
# Home Safe
From The Daily Edge
# Home Safe

Watch Casper the cat get rescued from the Liffey by the Dublin Fire Brigade

Mar 30th 2016, 11:39 AM 5,040 Views 1 Comment

They went out on a little boat to get him.

# fire-brigade - Thursday 7 January, 2016

One person hospitalised after collision between car and Luas
# Dublin
# Dublin

One person hospitalised after collision between car and Luas

Jan 7th 2016, 8:55 AM 26,132 Views 50 Comments

The incident happened shortly after 5pm yesterday evening.

# fire-brigade - Friday 1 January, 2016

Man suffers severe injuries after falling off a bridge in Dublin
# Rescue
# Rescue

Man suffers severe injuries after falling off a bridge in Dublin

Jan 1st 2016, 11:26 AM 57,976 Views 44 Comments

He was rescued by members of the Dublin Fire Brigade.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Dublin Fire Brigade is receiving a 999 call every 40 seconds
# Halloween
# Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade is receiving a 999 call every 40 seconds

Oct 31st 2015, 7:55 PM 24,371 Views 18 Comments

The message is to use common sense.

# fire-brigade - Monday 12 October, 2015

Priest killed in Kerry house fire
# RIP
# RIP

Priest killed in Kerry house fire

Oct 12th 2015, 3:42 PM 22,793 Views 15 Comments

Gearoid O’Donnachada was a retired lecturer and local historian.

# fire-brigade - Monday 5 October, 2015

Body recovered following large-scale operation after person seen in Liffey
# Dublin
# Dublin

Body recovered following large-scale operation after person seen in Liffey

Oct 5th 2015, 11:58 AM 37,537 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí, the Coast Guard, Dublin Fire Brigade and the RNLI all responded.

# fire-brigade - Monday 28 September, 2015

Firefighters bring Cork city centre blaze under control
# Carey's Lane
# Carey's Lane

Firefighters bring Cork city centre blaze under control

Sep 28th 2015, 5:55 PM 41,516 Views 21 Comments

Three units of the Cork City Fire Brigade responded to the incident.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Man rescued by neighbours after Dublin house gutted by fire

Aug 30th 2015, 10:21 AM 23,934 Views 6 Comments

The fire occurred overnight in the Lucan area.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Why will lots of bonfires be lit across the country tonight?
# Pagan Roots
# Pagan Roots

Why will lots of bonfires be lit across the country tonight?

Jun 23rd 2015, 6:10 AM 59,205 Views 65 Comments

You’re much more likely to know what it’s all about if you live in a rural area.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Person taken to hospital after fire in Dublin city apartment
# Mount Street
# Mount Street

Person taken to hospital after fire in Dublin city apartment

Jun 17th 2015, 8:02 PM 14,484 Views 1 Comment

It took over an hour for firefighters to bring the blaze under control.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory
# Ballinrobe
# Ballinrobe

Explosions heard as fire engulfs Mayo factory

Jun 2nd 2015, 9:02 PM 32,423 Views 16 Comments

Fire services are tackling the fire at McHale Engineering.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Woman (70) dies after morning fire in inner-city Dublin
# House Fire
# House Fire

Woman (70) dies after morning fire in inner-city Dublin

May 17th 2015, 11:22 AM 16,401 Views 4 Comments

The woman was alone in the house.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Man dead, woman in serious condition after fire at Stoneybatter house
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man dead, woman in serious condition after fire at Stoneybatter house

Apr 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 32,698 Views 2 Comments

Fire crews are still at the scene.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Neighbours evacuate homes after blaze breaks out at derelict house
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Neighbours evacuate homes after blaze breaks out at derelict house

Apr 18th 2015, 2:32 PM 6,956 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the cause of the fire.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

A bank account has been set up for donations to the victims of the Newbridge fire
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

A bank account has been set up for donations to the victims of the Newbridge fire

Apr 1st 2015, 3:48 PM 36,440 Views 44 Comments

The massive blaze gutted a line of houses at Millfield Manor last night.

# fire-brigade - Thursday 26 March, 2015

An electric blanket sparked a fire in Dublin apartment block
# Too Hot
# Too Hot

An electric blanket sparked a fire in Dublin apartment block

Mar 26th 2015, 11:04 PM 30,973 Views 12 Comments

Nobody was seriously injured in the fire.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

These fire fighters delivered a baby in its mum's car at the station
# Holding Out For A Hero
# Holding Out For A Hero

These fire fighters delivered a baby in its mum's car at the station

Mar 24th 2015, 9:25 AM 16,230 Views 12 Comments

Top stuff.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Electrical fire at Mater Hospital this afternoon
# Under Control
# Under Control

Electrical fire at Mater Hospital this afternoon

Mar 18th 2015, 4:33 PM 12,579 Views 1 Comment

There are no reports of any injuries at this stage.

# fire-brigade - Monday 9 March, 2015

Dublin firefighters still considering strike action over ambulance changes
# Dispute
# Dispute

Dublin firefighters still considering strike action over ambulance changes

Mar 9th 2015, 5:43 PM 8,782 Views 33 Comments

Members of Dublin City Council met with trade union representatives today.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 14 February, 2015

London Fire Brigade has dealt with some VERY embarrassing callouts
# Fifty Shades Of Red
# Fifty Shades Of Red

London Fire Brigade has dealt with some VERY embarrassing callouts

Feb 14th 2015, 10:15 AM 25,863 Views 10 Comments

Sticky situations.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

"I thought this only happened in movies": Dublin fire fighters deliver baby at home
# It's A Boy
# It's A Boy

"I thought this only happened in movies": Dublin fire fighters deliver baby at home

Feb 11th 2015, 10:45 PM 29,924 Views 23 Comments

At 9am, she dropped her daughter to school. By 10.40, Jennifer Doyle had a new baby.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Bread factory thanks firefighters for bringing blaze under control
# Offaly
# Offaly

Bread factory thanks firefighters for bringing blaze under control

Jan 7th 2015, 6:45 PM 12,021 Views 8 Comments

The Flat Bread Company caught fire yesterday evening.

# fire-brigade - Monday 5 January, 2015

More than €600,000 in fire brigade call-out charges went unpaid last year
# Past Due
# Past Due

More than €600,000 in fire brigade call-out charges went unpaid last year

Jan 5th 2015, 6:07 PM 12,492 Views 57 Comments

The charges were introduced two years ago and stand at €500 for a domestic incident and €610 for a road crash.

# fire-brigade - Monday 22 December, 2014

Video: Dramatic rescue of man from Liffey in centre of Dublin city
# Fire Brigade
# Fire Brigade

Video: Dramatic rescue of man from Liffey in centre of Dublin city

Dec 22nd 2014, 3:08 PM 43,011 Views 46 Comments

He was taken aboard a Dublin Fire Brigade rescue boat after entering the water at around 2pm.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Dublin Fire Brigade called to BT2 after reports of smoke coming from the roof
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Dublin Fire Brigade called to BT2 after reports of smoke coming from the roof

Nov 4th 2014, 3:21 PM 10,163 Views 13 Comments

Four units of the fire brigade attended the scene this afternoon.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 1 November, 2014

A man in his 40s has died in a house fire in Co Donegal
# Malin Head
# Malin Head

A man in his 40s has died in a house fire in Co Donegal

Nov 1st 2014, 12:16 PM 11,517 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí are investigating.

# fire-brigade - Friday 31 October, 2014

Smoke from large fire in north Dublin close to airport flight path
# Halloween
# Halloween

Smoke from large fire in north Dublin close to airport flight path

Oct 31st 2014, 11:15 PM 58,643 Views 82 Comments

Emergency services have attended dozens of incidents this evening.

A lot of UK firefighters are out on strike tonight
# Halloween
# Halloween

A lot of UK firefighters are out on strike tonight

Oct 31st 2014, 8:26 PM 9,659 Views 8 Comments

The strike is due to continue until 4th of November.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Attacks on emergency services 'utterly unacceptable', but protective laws won't be improved
# Halloween
# Halloween

Attacks on emergency services 'utterly unacceptable', but protective laws won't be improved

Oct 28th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,455 Views 37 Comments

The Justice Minister has said that current legislation is sufficient.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Injuries reported after early-morning crash in Cork

Oct 19th 2014, 4:01 PM 15,689 Views 2 Comments

The incident occurred on the Commons Road.

# fire-brigade - Monday 15 September, 2014

Orange Hall in Donegal completely destroyed by arson attack
# Donegal
# Donegal

Orange Hall in Donegal completely destroyed by arson attack

Sep 15th 2014, 5:04 PM 14,080 Views 100 Comments

The fire took place in Newtowncunningham, Co Donegal on Sunday morning.

# fire-brigade - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Man arrested after ambulance crew members injured in early-morning incident
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested after ambulance crew members injured in early-morning incident

Sep 7th 2014, 7:13 PM 27,802 Views 17 Comments

They did not sustain serious injuries.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Disused Avon factory in Portarlington destroyed by massive blaze
# Laois
# Laois

Disused Avon factory in Portarlington destroyed by massive blaze

Sep 3rd 2014, 9:26 AM 10,835 Views 17 Comments

It was previously feared that a fire at the site would require the town to be evacuated.

# fire-brigade - Monday 1 September, 2014

Fire brigade at the scene of blaze in inner-city Dublin
# North Strand
# North Strand

Fire brigade at the scene of blaze in inner-city Dublin

Sep 1st 2014, 8:43 PM 28,904 Views 11 Comments

The fire is at a commercial building on the North Strand.

# fire-brigade - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Gardaí investigate fire at derelict nursing home
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí investigate fire at derelict nursing home

Aug 30th 2014, 3:10 PM 11,273 Views 5 Comments

Two girls were said to have been on the roof of the building, but no one was injured.

# fire-brigade - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Fire service called out to water sea lions at circus
# Taking A Dip
# Taking A Dip

Fire service called out to water sea lions at circus

Aug 7th 2014, 8:40 PM 31,575 Views 70 Comments

Duffy’s Circus said it had an “unexpected problem” with the water pressure on site in Waterford.

# fire-brigade - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Four fire units are fighting a blaze in Bray town
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Four fire units are fighting a blaze in Bray town

Jul 15th 2014, 6:19 PM 30,551 Views 42 Comments

There are no reports of any injuries.

# fire-brigade - Friday 11 April, 2014

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill

Apr 11th 2014, 8:20 PM 51,330 Views 59 Comments

Both drivers were taken for treatment to St. James’s Hospital.

# fire-brigade - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Fire Brigade issues painfully obvious warning about cheese on toast
# Toasty
From The Daily Edge
# Toasty

Fire Brigade issues painfully obvious warning about cheese on toast

Apr 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 6,560 Views 7 Comments

Careful now. You might end up brown bread.

# fire-brigade - Monday 7 April, 2014

Dublin firefighters march against ambulance service being moved to HSE
# Ambulance Service
# Ambulance Service

Dublin firefighters march against ambulance service being moved to HSE

Apr 7th 2014, 7:24 PM 12,065 Views 57 Comments

A protest against the ambulance service being transferred from Dublin Fire Brigade to the HSE took place in Dublin this evening.