Archive for October 2022
Thursday 27 October 2022
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service is reminding parents and anyone looking after children to keep their youngsters safe on Halloween by wearing ‘fire-safer’ costumes and avoiding candles and naked flames.
Monday 24 October 2022
As part of the Fire Kills campaign, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is asking people to take care this Candle Fire Safety Week (24 - 30 October) and snuff out the risk of fire in their homes.
HWFRS team achieve Best Overall team and awards in all other categories at Fire Service National BA Challenge
Wednesday 19 October 2022
Two Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service teams have proved their prowess at the recent Fire Service National BA (Breathing Apparatus) Challenge (NBAC), with one team coming Best Overall, and between both teams, taking awards in all other categories.
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service staff awarded leadership diplomas in Worcester Cathedral
Tuesday 18 October 2022
Six of Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service’s most senior officers have been awarded postgraduate diplomas from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) in Strategic Management and Leadership Practice from Heart of Worcestershire College.
Thursday 13 October 2022
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service proved one of the top performing Fire Services in the country at the United Kingdom Rescue Organisation (UKRO) Festival of Rescue, which has just taken place in Birmingham.
Is that item a scald or burn risk to your children? Help drive down accidents on National Burn Awareness Day
Wednesday 12 October 2022
On National Burn Awareness Day, 12 October 2022, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service is aiming to drive down the number of burns and scalds, especially those occurring in the kitchen.
Monday 10 October 2022
October is Check Your Smoke Alarm month in the Fire Kills campaign, so HWFRS is urging people to test their smoke alarms.
Wednesday 05 October 2022
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is urging people to take simple steps to protect themselves from accidental fires and carbon monoxide poisoning this winter, as they look to keep warm and cut energy use this winter.
Tuesday 04 October 2022
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is encouraging anyone who is holding an organised public bonfire or firework display in Herefordshire or Worcestershire for Bonfire Night to let them know details about the event.