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A Christmas Message

A Christmas Video message to the Emergency, Voluntary and Security Services from Emergency Times.

Written & Produced by Declan Keogh.


DFB External Training New Website

Dublin Fire Brigade External TrainingDublin Fire Brigade Training Centre has launched their own dedicated external training website at Here is what they say ..

DFB External Training was established by Dublin Fire Brigade (DFB) as an independent training entity. It provides essential fire, health and safety training to private and public sector organisations and individuals outside of DFB personnel.

All training instructors

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Fire Investigators of Ireland Training Day April 30th 2014

fiai training day 2014A training day is taking place on April 30th in the Dublin Fire Brigade Training Centre Malahide Road Marino.

The theme will be the how to investigate the scene of a fire and the compiling of a report. Case studies from Fire Investigators, information from the Garda Technical Bureau and scene photography will be among the topics covered.

The conference is aimed at those working in the industry from Fire Investigators, Gardaí, Fire Services, Insurance Investigators, Police Services and other interested parties.

A PDF poster listing the speakers and topics can be downloaded by clicking the link. Feel free to download and display the poster in your workplace if you feel it may be of interest to your colleagues.


Dublin Fire Brigade Ambulance under Threat

ambulances_materDublin Fire Brigade (DFB) have been providing an Ambulance service to the citizens of the city and county since 1898. It is now under serious threat


Dublin Fire Brigade (DFB) have been providing an Ambulance service to the citizens of the city and county since 1898. All Firefighters in the DFB are also paramedics and they rotate between fire and ambulance duties. This dual role, fire based emergency medical service is internationally recognised as best practice. It is replicated in cities such as Seattle, New York, Dusseldorf , Frankfort etc. If a person in Dublin suffers a cardiac arrest ( heart and breathing stops ), an ambulance and fire appliance is dispatched. This ensures a top level of pre-hospital care with up to 8 paramedics on scene. The Dublin city manager Mr. Owen Keegan has announced

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National Firefighter & Emergency Services 5-a-Sides , May 2014 , Galway

Dear Fellow Firefighters/Emergency Service Members,

I am writing to you on behalf of the Galway Fire Brigade Sports & Social Club to invite your Station to participate in the upcoming National Firefighters & Emergency Services Soccer 5-a-sides. The event will take place on the 24th May 2014 in Galway City .We had run this event annually attracting teams from Brigades and Stations throughout Ireland and England.

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