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#Fire Service

# fire-service - Friday 14 June, 2013

Pics: Camden Street reopened after earlier fire disruption Fire This post contains images

Pics: Camden Street reopened after earlier fire disruption

Five fire engines were on the scene as the busy Dublin street was partially closed off this morning.

# fire-service - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Car overturns in M50 collision

It is understood that two people were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

# fire-service - Friday 7 June, 2013

Three children, two adults hospitalised after Dublin flat fire

The five people in the apartment at the time were treated for smoke inhalation.

# fire-service - Saturday 25 May, 2013

How would Ireland’s hospitals cope with a mass casualty incident?

We have a major emergency plan for serious incidents, so let’s see how it would work.

# fire-service - Friday 29 March, 2013

VIDEOS: A day in the life of the Dublin Airport Fire Service Fire This post contains videos

VIDEOS: A day in the life of the Dublin Airport Fire Service

Training, bird scaring and speeding across the runway for an emergency callout – there’s never a dull moment at the DAA fire station.

# fire-service - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.

# fire-service - Monday 21 January, 2013

Investigation into fire at St Maur's church, Rush

Gardaí are to investigate the cause of the fire, which broke out early this morning.

# fire-service - Friday 11 January, 2013

Meath: Fire service on way to truck blaze on M3

Disruptions on the M3 are expected as the fire service tackles the blaze in a bin truck.

# fire-service - Friday 5 October, 2012

Dáil to debate five year jail terms for assaults on emergency workers

Fianna Fáil proposed legislation will call for a crackdown on those convicted of assaulting or threatening an emergency worker in the line of duty.

# fire-service - Monday 1 October, 2012

Significant drop in fire fatalities in 2012

As part of Fire Safety Week 2012, the fire service are urging people to remain fire safety conscious.

# fire-service - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Interview: ‘My husband died five years ago but nothing has changed’ Read Me This post contains images

Interview: ‘My husband died five years ago but nothing has changed’

Mary Murray, wife of one of the Bray fire men who lost their lives in a blaze five years ago says men who risk their lives are heroes.

# fire-service - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Elderly man dies in Dublin house fire

The fire broke out in Artane on the northside of Dublin at around 9 o’clock this morning.

# fire-service - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Two bodies discovered in burnt-out car in Louth Deaths This post contains images

Two bodies discovered in burnt-out car in Louth

The bodies were discovered when firefighters were called to extinguish a blaze at a car in Louth.

# fire-service - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Half of popular Portumna hotel destroyed in fire

Management hope to rebuild Shannon Oaks Hotel which was badly damaged by lunchtime blaze yesterday.

# fire-service - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Fire spreads from skip to house on Morehampton Road

No one was reported injured in the fire.

# fire-service - Monday 4 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Man jumps into Liffey to save pet rabbit Saved This post contains videos This post contains images

Man jumps into Liffey to save pet rabbit

Eyewitnesses say that another man threw the pet into the river at O’Connell Bridge….

# fire-service - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

GARDAÍ INVESTIGATING a fire at a timber factory in Co Wicklow have ruled out arson. No evidence of deliberate ignition was found in a forensic examination of the scene, RTÉ reports.

The  Woodfab manufacturing plant in Aughrim was seriously damaged by a fire early yesterday morning. A passing taxi driver spotted the flames at around 1.30am and raised the alarm.

Sixty-five people are employed directly at the company, and another 70 are subcontracted by Woodfab.

The company says its unsure when it can reopen for business or resume manufacturing timber products.