Month: August 2018

Falcarragh

Crew shortages delay Donegal response

National Trends have hit Donegal this week with the low levels of crewing in one station resulting in the delayed turn out to a Domestic Fire less than 500m from the Fire Station. The story has been r...

fighting fire with fire

FIRE SERVICE MELT DOWN

Our retained fire service nationally is almost at breaking point! With the service unable to recruit or retain staff, which is life threatening to both the fire fighters themselves and their communiti...

Drogheda Station

Chief Fire Officer Asked to review Decline in Louth firefighters

Following on from Recent Crewing Issues In County Waterford’s Fire Service which is now being brought to the attention of the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) a call has been made onto Louth’...