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# dublin-fire-brigade - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Owners of Dublin apartments have to pay €500k for fire safety repairs
# Kilmainham
# Kilmainham

Owners of Dublin apartments have to pay €500k for fire safety repairs

Apr 5th 2022, 6:00 PM 47,121 Views 0 Comments

The Metropolitan Apartments are in Kilmainham, Dublin 8.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 1 April, 2022

Dublin ambulance crisis: Covid surge and non-emergency calls bringing system to standstill
# Pressure
# Pressure

Dublin ambulance crisis: Covid surge and non-emergency calls bringing system to standstill

Apr 1st 2022, 12:05 AM 17,916 Views 31 Comments
  • Dublin's ambulance service is being stretched to capacity, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • A surge in Covid cases has resulted in extra pressure on the system as more paramedics contract the disease.
  • Non-emergency calls are also taking up precious resources.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Man arrested after fire at Dublin homeless hostel
# Little Britain Street
# Little Britain Street

Man arrested after fire at Dublin homeless hostel

Mar 27th 2022, 3:15 PM 22,557 Views 0 Comments

Six people were injured in the fire in the city centre.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 11 February, 2022

Dublin Fire Brigade agree to new staffing plan to solve long running shortages
# Staffing Concerns
# Staffing Concerns

Dublin Fire Brigade agree to new staffing plan to solve long running shortages

Feb 11th 2022, 3:16 PM 13,934 Views 6 Comments

Last October, Dublin firefighters balloted for industrial action over the staffing shortages.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Thursday 13 January, 2022

'Very high demand' for ambulance services in the Dublin region, HSE says
# Ambulance Delays
# Ambulance Delays

'Very high demand' for ambulance services in the Dublin region, HSE says

Updated Jan 13th 2022, 5:32 PM 15,458 Views 18 Comments

The health service has said those calling for non-urgent or non-life threatening emergencies “may experience delays”.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Monday 1 November, 2021

Major decrease in fire brigade call outs in Dublin this Halloween
# Halloween
# Halloween

Major decrease in fire brigade call outs in Dublin this Halloween

Nov 1st 2021, 9:28 AM 25,772 Views 24 Comments

186 calls were made to Dublin Fire Brigade yesterday, down from over 480 last year.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Emergency operators 'resorted to paper and pen' as result of Dublin Fire Brigade call outage
# 999 Calls
# 999 Calls

Emergency operators 'resorted to paper and pen' as result of Dublin Fire Brigade call outage

Oct 31st 2021, 12:05 AM 37,961 Views 16 Comments

An outage meant calls had to be diverted to a regional centre that did not have access to the Dublin automated system

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 15 October, 2021

Dublin firefighters to ballot for industrial action over staff shortages on busiest month
# Halloween
# Halloween

Dublin firefighters to ballot for industrial action over staff shortages on busiest month

Oct 15th 2021, 4:29 PM 9,229 Views 4 Comments

Siptu said firefighters are concerned they will not be able to respond adequately to emergencies.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 23 July, 2021

'The situation has vastly improved': Gorse fires on Howth Head now contained
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

'The situation has vastly improved': Gorse fires on Howth Head now contained

Jul 23rd 2021, 12:23 PM 10,392 Views 12 Comments

The fires have burned an area of approximately 65 acres since last month.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Person taken to hospital after car collides with house in Dublin 7
# Collision
# Collision

Person taken to hospital after car collides with house in Dublin 7

Jul 7th 2021, 3:26 PM 57,218 Views 28 Comments

Two fire engines responded to the collision in north Dublin this morning.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

'A very busy night': Dublin Fire Brigade battle gorse fire on Howth Head
# Howth
# Howth

'A very busy night': Dublin Fire Brigade battle gorse fire on Howth Head

Jun 23rd 2021, 7:25 AM 17,390 Views 6 Comments

The fire service also attended other fires in Kilbarrack and St Anne’s Park on the northside of the city.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

'Small fire' occurs at Guinness brewery at St James's Gate
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Small fire' occurs at Guinness brewery at St James's Gate

May 19th 2021, 9:58 PM 18,584 Views 11 Comments

The fire was extinguished at around midday.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Man (40s) dies in Blanchardstown house fire
# Sheepmoor Gardens
# Sheepmoor Gardens

Man (40s) dies in Blanchardstown house fire

Mar 18th 2021, 1:28 PM 23,192 Views 2 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade said two people were safely rescued from the house in the Sheepmore Gardens area.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Most firefighters still unvaccinated as vaccinators wait on more supply
# Fire Up
# Fire Up

Most firefighters still unvaccinated as vaccinators wait on more supply

Jan 19th 2021, 6:42 PM 12,622 Views 19 Comments

Significant numbers of firefighters are still waiting to be vaccinated against Covid-19.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Monday 16 November, 2020

Dublin Fire Brigade evacuates buildings as it battles large fire at industrial estate
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Dublin Fire Brigade evacuates buildings as it battles large fire at industrial estate

Nov 16th 2020, 10:13 PM 49,220 Views 10 Comments

Eight units are currently attending the fire in the Cookstown area.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 30 October, 2020

Fire brigade brings large blaze at Santry warehouse under control
# Swords Road
# Swords Road

Fire brigade brings large blaze at Santry warehouse under control

Updated Oct 30th 2020, 11:10 PM 61,340 Views 17 Comments

Five fire engines and gardaí attended the scene.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Road blocked after rubbish truck overturns in Liffey Valley
# Sniffey Valley
# Sniffey Valley

Road blocked after rubbish truck overturns in Liffey Valley

Updated Sep 23rd 2020, 12:57 PM 68,704 Views 17 Comments

The lorry overturned at Liffey Valley, near the Hermitage, after a crash.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Dublin Fire Brigade battles gorse fire in Dublin Mountains
# Glencullen
# Glencullen

Dublin Fire Brigade battles gorse fire in Dublin Mountains

Sep 22nd 2020, 10:57 AM 32,717 Views 24 Comments

The fire service said a strong breeze is driving the smoke over a wide area.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Firefighters and gardaí at scene of car on fire at Carrickmines Retail Park
# Dublin
# Dublin

Firefighters and gardaí at scene of car on fire at Carrickmines Retail Park

Jun 20th 2020, 5:46 PM 80,675 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed that no injuries have been reported.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 29 May, 2020

Man due in court after car crashes into Clondalkin shopfront
# Newlands Cross
# Newlands Cross

Man due in court after car crashes into Clondalkin shopfront

May 29th 2020, 10:45 PM 49,233 Views 0 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade said the vehicle was alight when they arrived on the scene.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Firefighters battle large blaze in north Dublin with smoke visible city wide
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Firefighters battle large blaze in north Dublin with smoke visible city wide

May 16th 2020, 2:12 PM 71,843 Views 33 Comments

Four fire engines are at the scene just off the M50 at Ballymun.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

No injuries as another fire at historic building in north Dublin brought under control
# Belcamp College
# Belcamp College

No injuries as another fire at historic building in north Dublin brought under control

May 5th 2020, 8:59 AM 62,156 Views 24 Comments

More than 20 firefighters from a number of stations attended the scene.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Monday 30 March, 2020

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Luas derails after colliding with truck in Dublin city centre

Mar 30th 2020, 9:34 AM 156,699 Views 80 Comments

The incident happened in Smithfield earlier this morning.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Firefighters rescue eight people from 'well developed fire' in Dublin apartment complex
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Firefighters rescue eight people from 'well developed fire' in Dublin apartment complex

Mar 29th 2020, 2:08 PM 41,810 Views 10 Comments

Four people were taken to hospital, three adults and one child.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Investigation underway after 20 bins set alight in Dublin overnight
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

Investigation underway after 20 bins set alight in Dublin overnight

Mar 26th 2020, 1:30 PM 71,651 Views 80 Comments

Gardaí said no injuries were reported in the incident.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Two babies delivered with help of Dublin firefighters today
# Baby Boom
# Baby Boom

Two babies delivered with help of Dublin firefighters today

Jan 29th 2020, 10:56 PM 53,604 Views 56 Comments

DFB estimates that it assists in about 30 births a year.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Firefighters bring large blaze at Dublin house under control
# Ballygall
# Ballygall

Firefighters bring large blaze at Dublin house under control

Updated Jan 23rd 2020, 7:28 PM 52,616 Views 8 Comments

No injuries were reported but there was extensive damage to the property.

'Success can be a handshake with someone, it doesn't have to be profits'
# Tools Of The Trade
# Tools Of The Trade

'Success can be a handshake with someone, it doesn't have to be profits'

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:40 AM 364 Views 1 Comment

Tools of the Trade: Stephen O’Reilly of GROWN clothing, on balancing business and life as a full-time firefighter

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 17 January, 2020

One person injured in large industrial fire in north Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

One person injured in large industrial fire in north Dublin

Jan 17th 2020, 3:18 PM 34,906 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade said it has made good progress and will be scaling back the response soon.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home

Dec 28th 2019, 11:10 AM 36,723 Views 47 Comments

The public has been advised to check electric scooters for a CE safety mark and to never leave them unattended while charging.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Friday 1 November, 2019

Fire fighters attacked with rocks while tackling blaze in Dublin city centre
# Halloween
# Halloween

Fire fighters attacked with rocks while tackling blaze in Dublin city centre

Nov 1st 2019, 7:37 AM 47,473 Views 67 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade officers were targeted on Halloween night.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Gardaí investigating after derelict house badly damaged by Halloween bonfire stockpile blaze
# Clanbrassil Street
# Clanbrassil Street

Gardaí investigating after derelict house badly damaged by Halloween bonfire stockpile blaze

Oct 30th 2019, 12:22 PM 17,195 Views 10 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade extinguished the blaze shortly after 5pm yesterday.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Traffic delays in Dublin after emergency services attend fire on Clanbrassil Street
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Traffic delays in Dublin after emergency services attend fire on Clanbrassil Street

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 5:45 PM 36,072 Views 12 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade has extinguished the blaze at the derelict building.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Firefighters come under attack whilst extinguishing bonfire in Dublin
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Firefighters come under attack whilst extinguishing bonfire in Dublin

Oct 27th 2019, 10:26 AM 48,651 Views 65 Comments

The incident happened in the south of the city last night.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Investigation after car driven into vacant house and set on fire
# Coolock
# Coolock

Investigation after car driven into vacant house and set on fire

Oct 26th 2019, 7:17 PM 68,982 Views 40 Comments

The incident occurred in the Priorswood area last night.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Man rescued from River Liffey this morning
# Inns Quay
# Inns Quay

Man rescued from River Liffey this morning

Oct 24th 2019, 8:41 AM 29,403 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade rescued the man at 7am this morning.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Government to offer 'every support available' to Dublin school damaged by major fire
# Scoil Chaitriona
# Scoil Chaitriona

Government to offer 'every support available' to Dublin school damaged by major fire

Updated Oct 16th 2019, 5:33 PM 60,167 Views 18 Comments

Options are now being considered to house pupils while Scoil Chaitríona Cailíní is repaired.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

'We're in limbo': Over a dozen families forced to move after Dublin fire

Sep 14th 2019, 7:35 PM 27,228 Views 13 Comments

The fire occurred this morning in Smithfield.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1
# Motorway
# Motorway

Five people taken to hospital after collision between car and campervan on M1

Aug 18th 2019, 12:28 PM 64,198 Views 39 Comments

Their injuries are believed to be minor.

# dublin-fire-brigade - Monday 12 August, 2019

Firefighters come under attack whilst extinguishing bonfire in Dublin this evening
# North Circular Road
# North Circular Road

Firefighters come under attack whilst extinguishing bonfire in Dublin this evening

Aug 12th 2019, 10:46 PM 36,794 Views 42 Comments

Youths threw stones at fire crews in the O’Devaney Gardens area, and the incident has been reported to the gardaí.

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