NFCC joins national fight against 'Zombie Batteries' in bid to tackle recycling and waste fires

Consumers across the UK are today (Monday 26 October) being urged to “join the fight against Zombie batteries” in a bid to tackle the growing number of fires caused by carelessly discarded dead batteries. The National Fire Chiefs Council...


Leading bodies call for installation of sprinklers in all schools 

Leading bodies in the built environment have signed a joint statement, calling on the Government to require the installation of sprinklers in schools, including the retrofitting of sprinklers in existing school buildings when relevant refurbishment...


Campaigners fear a carbon monoxide poisoning ‘time-bomb’

  Campaign group Project SHOUT is warning of a potential carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning time-bomb as we head into the winter. Common symptoms of CO poisoning include dizziness, tiredness, headaches, nausea and generally feeling unwell. It is...


NFCC and BBA urge families to think twice about home firework displays

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has teamed up with the British Burn Association (BBA) to warn families of the dangers of holding firework displays at home this Bonfire Night. With the pandemic and government restrictions on social gatherings...

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