Firefighters have praised a housing association and Stoke-on-Trent City Council for installing a potentially life-saving sprinkler system which helped to supress a blaze at a block of flats in Stoke-on-Trent.
17 March 2017
Crews from Hanley, Newcastle and Longton, along with an aerial ladder platform, continued to tackle the fire at Milton in Stoke-On-Trent today, February 6, and the incident is expected to continue for the next few days.
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service are celebrating after being awarded a licence from the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme which runs in partnership with the Service’s Cadet+ Programme.
03 February 2017
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging residents to make their homes safer by taking part in Register My Appliance Day this Thursday (January 19). The call comes as latest statistics show that Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service received 119 calls attributed to faulty appliances or equipment in 2016. Appliance manufacturers are reminding their customers that they can instantly improve their home safety by taking a few minutes to register the white goods that they rely on every day, have never registered, and completely forget they own.
18 January 2017
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging smokers to take extra care after an investigation established that a cigarette was responsible for a fire in which a Stoke-on-Trent woman died.
06 January 2017
A national report has revealed that Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority is among just 10 per cent of local government bodies to have its accounts approved well in advance of the deadline.
21 December 2016