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# fire-service - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Applicants for Dublin Fire Brigade were asked if they’re gay or straight
# Fire Service
# Fire Service

Applicants for Dublin Fire Brigade were asked if they’re gay or straight

Aug 31st 2013, 7:45 AM 19,155 Views 56 Comments

The Public Appointments Service says it’s a standard procedure, and helps them monitor equality across the public service.

# fire-service - Friday 28 June, 2013

Five diggers set on fire in Down arson attack
# Arson
# Arson

Five diggers set on fire in Down arson attack

Jun 28th 2013, 11:41 AM 4,326 Views 10 Comments

The cabs of all five vehicles were destroyed in the incident, police have said.

# fire-service - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Fire service called to chemical fire at Trinity College lab
# Fire
# Fire

Fire service called to chemical fire at Trinity College lab

Jun 15th 2013, 3:43 PM 13,462 Views 28 Comments

Ten units of the Dublin Fire Brigade attended the incident which has now been brought under control.

# fire-service - Friday 14 June, 2013

Pics: Camden Street reopened after earlier fire disruption
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# Fire

Pics: Camden Street reopened after earlier fire disruption

Jun 14th 2013, 1:00 PM 21,724 Views 21 Comments

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
# Crash
# Crash

Car overturns in M50 collision

Jun 13th 2013, 10:27 AM 25,148 Views 40 Comments

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
# Fire
# Fire

Three children, two adults hospitalised after Dublin flat fire

Jun 7th 2013, 9:02 AM 8,836 Views 1 Comment

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?
# Emergency
# Emergency

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

May 25th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,588 Views 38 Comments

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
# Fire

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

Mar 29th 2013, 6:45 AM 12,361 Views 38 Comments

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
# Lifesavers
# Lifesavers

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

Jan 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 11,621 Views 41 Comments

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
# Dublin
# Dublin

Investigation into fire at St Maur's church, Rush

Jan 21st 2013, 3:47 PM 7,899 Views 7 Comments

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
# Fire
# Fire

Meath: Fire service on way to truck blaze on M3

Jan 11th 2013, 11:54 AM 5,165 Views 5 Comments

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
# Emergency Workers
# Emergency Workers

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

Oct 5th 2012, 7:30 AM 5,398 Views 68 Comments

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
# Fire Safety Week
# Fire Safety Week

Significant drop in fire fatalities in 2012

Oct 1st 2012, 6:09 PM 4,146 Views 12 Comments

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
# Read Me

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

Sep 27th 2012, 7:01 AM 494 Views 18 Comments

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
# Fire
# Fire

Elderly man dies in Dublin house fire

Aug 4th 2012, 12:33 PM 6,237 Views 3 Comments

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
# Deaths

Two bodies discovered in burnt-out car in Louth

Mar 8th 2012, 8:18 AM 4,893 Views 14 Comments

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
# Fire
# Fire

Half of popular Portumna hotel destroyed in fire

Sep 8th 2011, 10:42 AM 5,023 Views 3 Comments

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
# Fire
# Fire

Fire spreads from skip to house on Morehampton Road

Aug 30th 2011, 8:39 AM 740 Views 3 Comments

No one was reported injured in the fire.

# fire-service - Monday 4 July, 2011

Man jumps into Liffey to save pet rabbit
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From The Daily Edge
# Saved

Man jumps into Liffey to save pet rabbit

Jul 4th 2011, 1:55 PM 43,964 Views 113 Comments

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

# fire-service - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

Foul play ruled out in fire query
# Wicklow Fire
# Wicklow Fire

Foul play ruled out in fire query

Aug 10th 2010, 2:44 PM 211 Views 0 Comments

Wicklow fire scene examined by forensic experts.