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Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 22 February, 2020

#Dublin Fire Brigade

From TheJournal.ie A fire has broken out at a building site in Balbriggan Dublin

A fire has broken out at a building site in Balbriggan

The fire has been described as “deep seated”.

From TheJournal.ie 'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101 RIP

'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101

Henry “Harry” O’Keeffe was on duty when the city came under aerial attack in WW2.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin firefighters have just one high-rise vehicle-mounted ladder to work with right now Towering Problem

Dublin firefighters have just one high-rise vehicle-mounted ladder to work with right now

At least three is the minimum standard required.

From TheJournal.ie 'Really busy, all day and all night' - Fire crews just had one of their busiest Halloweens in years Anti-social Behaviour
From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with an awful lot of fires spread out across the city tonight Halloween

Dublin Fire Brigade is dealing with an awful lot of fires spread out across the city tonight

Halloween is one of the busiest days of the year for the force.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for tougher laws after Dublin Fire Brigade member suffers ear injury after firework thrown Must Be Protected

Calls for tougher laws after Dublin Fire Brigade member suffers ear injury after firework thrown

“They have families and lives too and the public needs to act with respect,” said Fianna Fáil’s John Lahart.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade spent over 16 hours putting out large fire in north Dublin city Drumcondra

Dublin Fire Brigade spent over 16 hours putting out large fire in north Dublin city

Crews were first called to the blaze at Richmond Road at 1.45pm yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters battle huge warehouse blaze on Dublin's northside Up In Smoke This post contains videos

Firefighters battle huge warehouse blaze on Dublin's northside

The fire on Richmond Road is ongoing.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin fire engine attacked when crew approached bonfire this evening North Strand

Dublin fire engine attacked when crew approached bonfire this evening

The vehicle was temporarily out of service for repairs.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade to use drones 'extensively' in the run up to Halloween Bonfires

Dublin Fire Brigade to use drones 'extensively' in the run up to Halloween

It will also use a live feed showing bonfires and other incidents similar to the one used for Storm Ophelia.

From TheJournal.ie People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween Stay Safe

People asked to report stockpiling of bonfire materials ahead of Halloween

Dublin City Council said it wants everyone to have a safe and enjoyable Halloween.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters battle underground blaze in north Dublin In Flames

Firefighters battle underground blaze in north Dublin

Five DFB units are at the scene at Shanowen Road in Santry.

From TheJournal.ie Fire which led to hospitalisation of woman and three children being treated as suspicious Inchicore

Fire which led to hospitalisation of woman and three children being treated as suspicious

The fire broke out in a block of flats in Inchicore last night.

From TheJournal.ie 'I saw black smoke and ran out': One dead and two injured in Rathmines fire Rathmines

'I saw black smoke and ran out': One dead and two injured in Rathmines fire

The fire was reported at 7am today.

From TheJournal.ie Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade extinguish blaze at Harold's Cross warehouse Leinster Place

Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade extinguish blaze at Harold's Cross warehouse

The fire occurred at a warehouse at Leinster Place.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters battling large blaze at derelict building in north Dublin Killester

Firefighters battling large blaze at derelict building in north Dublin

The fire has been ablaze in north Dublin for more than an hour.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested after fire causes 'considerable damage' to Dublin retail outlet Coolock

Man arrested after fire causes 'considerable damage' to Dublin retail outlet

Gardaí responded to reports of the fire in Coolock at 5am this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters tackling blaze at derelict factory in Dublin Inchicore

Firefighters tackling blaze at derelict factory in Dublin

A large amount of smoke can be seen in the area.

From TheJournal.ie Don't be alarmed, it is just a drill: Dublin Fire Brigade out on Henry Street today Don't Panic

Don't be alarmed, it is just a drill: Dublin Fire Brigade out on Henry Street today

Firefighters conducted a training exercise outside the Ilac Shopping Centre today.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade tackles blaze at ESB hub in Milltown Power Outage

Dublin Fire Brigade tackles blaze at ESB hub in Milltown

The ESB has said it is working to restore power “quickly and safely”.

From TheJournal.ie A campfire started a gorse fire in the Wicklow Mountains last night Kilternan

A campfire started a gorse fire in the Wicklow Mountains last night

Firefighters also dealt with rubbish being set on fire in a wooded area near a children’s playground.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Dublin Fire Brigade battling a large gorse fire in the mountains last night Extinguished This post contains videos

Watch: Dublin Fire Brigade battling a large gorse fire in the mountains last night

The video shows units of the fire brigade attempting to extinguish the blaze in the Dublin mountains.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade fighting large gorse fire near the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains Lead Mines

Dublin Fire Brigade fighting large gorse fire near the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains

Small fires quickly gathered pace at the area near Kilternan in the south of the county.

From TheJournal.ie UK firefighters using mini oxygen masks specially designed for pets Smokey Paws

UK firefighters using mini oxygen masks specially designed for pets

Dublin Fire Brigade says it is not currently considering this.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade is operating at reduced capacity due to unofficial overtime strikes over pay Breaking Point

Dublin Fire Brigade is operating at reduced capacity due to unofficial overtime strikes over pay

Firefighters and paramedics in Dublin want their overtime rate raised to 1.5 times regular pay, in line with the rest of the country and the Dublin City Council standard.

From TheJournal.ie ‘No need for panic’: Dublin Fire Brigade simulate ‘active shooter’ on Luas to train paramedics Mass Casualty Event

‘No need for panic’: Dublin Fire Brigade simulate ‘active shooter’ on Luas to train paramedics

The drill was far bigger than most simulations the fire brigade carry out.

From TheJournal.ie Call in the air support: How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones Help From Above

Call in the air support: How Dublin Fire Brigade is using drones

The force now has a growing air support unit, ready to be deployed to major incidents.

From TheJournal.ie Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge Dublin City Centre

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge

The incident at O’Connell Bridge was reported just after 4.40pm this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters battle blaze at derelict pub in Balbriggan De Bruins

Firefighters battle blaze at derelict pub in Balbriggan

The street was closed off as units dealt with the “significant” fire at the pub.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a massive honour - I'm the third generation of firefighter in my family' Passing Out

'It's a massive honour - I'm the third generation of firefighter in my family'

The latest recruits to the Dublin and Waterford Fire Brigades had their passing-out ceremony today.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters respond to fire above Lush on Henry Street Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters respond to fire above Lush on Henry Street

Five units of the fire brigade are responding to reports of smoke coming from the premises.

From TheJournal.ie Dozens left homeless after fire destroyed up to 60 apartments in Blanchardstown Verdemont

Dozens left homeless after fire destroyed up to 60 apartments in Blanchardstown

Up to 100 residents were unable to go back to their apartments last night.

From TheJournal.ie One person rescued after domestic fire in Beaumont this evening Dublin

One person rescued after domestic fire in Beaumont this evening

In separate incidents, the Dublin Fire Brigade attended a gorse fire in Glencullen, and a tree on fire in Newlands Cross.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters tackle another weekend of massive gorse fires Howth

Firefighters tackle another weekend of massive gorse fires

Gorse fires continue to spread across the country, exacerbated by dry weather conditions.

From TheJournal.ie Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays Tallaght

Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays

Drivers are being warned to be extra cautious if driving this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigate after elderly woman dies in house fire in north county Dublin Lusk

Gardaí investigate after elderly woman dies in house fire in north county Dublin

A number of units of the Dublin Fire Brigade were called to the fire in a house in Walshestown, Lusk.

From TheJournal.ie Delays on M50 as jackknifed truck blocks slip road Heavy Traffic

Delays on M50 as jackknifed truck blocks slip road

Emergency services are at the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Gorse fires blaze at Mosney as fire brigade warns public to be careful Meath

Gorse fires blaze at Mosney as fire brigade warns public to be careful

Dublin Fire Brigade and Louth Fire Service both were called into fight yesterday’s fire.

From TheJournal.ie 11 people rescued from Tallaght apartment fire Cookstown Way

11 people rescued from Tallaght apartment fire

Six have been taken to hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Mountains gorse fire sparks warning for people during dry weather Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin Mountains gorse fire sparks warning for people during dry weather

Dublin Fire Brigade said it was ‘hard to say’ what started last night’s fire.