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# firemen - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'It’s like being part of a football team': 10 months of Carraroe's first fire station

“Someone from the crew knew someone involved in nearly all of the incidents – that’s the toughest part of the job.”

# firemen - Friday 29 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This photo of a fireman rescuing police officers stuck in a lift is pure gold I Can Be Your Hero Baby

# firemen - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Pilot ejects before marine jet crashes into California neighbourhood

Despite crashing into a housing estate and exploding, no one was injured in the incident.

# firemen - Saturday 26 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know this morning as you start your weekend…

# firemen - Friday 25 October, 2013

Wicklow Council fined €355k over Bray firemen deaths

The local authority pleaded guilty to three charges related to the deaths of Mark O’Shaughnessy and Brian Murray who died fighting a blaze in Bray in 2007. The maximum possible fine was €3 million.

# firemen - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Label on Dublin Fire Brigade gear says ‘Keep Away From Fire’

Although the new sweatshirts and t-shirts are not the firefighters outer gear, it may still pose a risk, state IFESA.

# firemen - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Authorities find 'body of sister' of gunman who killed 2 NY firemen

Cheryl Spengler has been missing since Monday, the day that William Spengler set his home ablaze, luring firefighters to the scene where he shot two dead.

# firemen - Friday 16 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires

Limerick City Council’s Chief Fire Officer has condemned the violence as “shocking and disgraceful”.

# firemen - Monday 31 October, 2011

Two-year-old Cian died "in his mother's arms"

The family whose home was struck by a blaze in the early hours of Sunday morning have been named.

# firemen - Monday 15 August, 2011

Overtime may be axed in €1.7m Dublin Fire Brigade budget shortfall Exclusive

Concerns raised over capacity of capital’s fire brigade to cope with proposed cuts to training, overtime and annual leave.