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Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 20 February, 2018

#Fire

# fire - Thursday 15 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London 71 Dead

Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London

Yesterday marked eight months since the 14 June 2017 Grenfell Tower fire.

# fire - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Fire extinguished in bus on University of Limerick campus The Stables

Fire extinguished in bus on University of Limerick campus

Traffic won’t be able to pass through the campus for some time, according to the university.

# fire - Friday 2 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Police blame incident involving van in flames crashing into 18 pedestrians on 'smoking driver' Shanghai

Police blame incident involving van in flames crashing into 18 pedestrians on 'smoking driver'

The driver had reportedly been smoking which caused ‘dangerous substances’ in his van to catch fire.

# fire - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ambulance that spotted smoke 'billowing' from Tallaght apartments 'potentially saved lives' Dublin

Ambulance that spotted smoke 'billowing' from Tallaght apartments 'potentially saved lives'

Dublin Fire Brigade responded to a call made by its ambulance after 11pm last night.

# fire - Saturday 27 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man (40) dies in fire in Mayo Casltebar

Man (40) dies in fire in Mayo

Gardaí are investigating the incident, but it is not believed to be suspicious.

# fire - Friday 26 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Witnesses describe mass panic as dozens killed in huge hospital blaze in South Korea Miryang

Witnesses describe mass panic as dozens killed in huge hospital blaze in South Korea

More than 130 were hurt in the fire, the country’s worst for 15 years.

# fire - Thursday 18 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals Tragedy

All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals

All those who died are believed to be Uzbek nationals; local media indicates that they were migrant workers travelling to Russia.

# fire - Monday 15 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Two women rescued from burning building in north Dublin Phibsborough

Two women rescued from burning building in north Dublin

The women were treated for smoke inhalation at the scene, but they did not sustain any other injuries.

# fire - Sunday 14 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Whistleblower claims details of Dublin Fire Brigade exam leaked to promotion candidates Promotions

Whistleblower claims details of Dublin Fire Brigade exam leaked to promotion candidates

The fire service said it is now implementing recommendations based on an investigation into the claim.

# fire - Saturday 13 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade rolls out upgrade of controversial breathing equipment Equipment

Dublin Fire Brigade rolls out upgrade of controversial breathing equipment

There have been a number of reports over the years of this equipment failing and the representative association Ifesa took legal action to suspend their use.

# fire - Friday 12 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters still battling oil tanker blaze after almost a week China

Firefighters still battling oil tanker blaze after almost a week

One body has been found but 31 sailors – mainly Iranians – remain missing.

# fire - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie DCU lecturer (26) died from carbon monoxide poisoning during a house fire in Limerick Grace Mcdermott

DCU lecturer (26) died from carbon monoxide poisoning during a house fire in Limerick

Grace McDermott died in a fire in Limerick last year.

From TheJournal.ie Giant blaze at Dublin metal plant now under control St Margaret's

Giant blaze at Dublin metal plant now under control

Eight fire units were sent to the scene of the recycling plant, located near Dublin Airport.

From TheJournal.ie Thirteen people killed in Californian mudslides Homes Destroyed

Thirteen people killed in Californian mudslides

The county sheriff said that he expected the death toll to increase, saying “dozens” are still missing.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: The aftermath after wheelie bin set alight in old disused bandstand in Dublin park Herbert Park

Pictures: The aftermath after wheelie bin set alight in old disused bandstand in Dublin park

The shelter had actually been due to be taken down by Dublin City Council until Sunday’s fire.

# fire - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 9 children among those injured in fire at another New York residential area The Bronx

9 children among those injured in fire at another New York residential area

It comes just days after the “worst fire tragedy” in the past quarter of a century in the city.

From TheJournal.ie 13 monkeys die in fire at safari park in England Investigation

13 monkeys die in fire at safari park in England

Other animals in the same enclosure appear to be unaffected.

# fire - Friday 29 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Boy (3) started New York fire which killed 12 by playing with apartment cooker Bronx

Boy (3) started New York fire which killed 12 by playing with apartment cooker

It was the deadliest fire in the city since 1990.

From TheJournal.ie Massive fire kills 14 people in Mumbai restaurant India

Massive fire kills 14 people in Mumbai restaurant

Police said they were investigating the cause of the fire.

From TheJournal.ie At least 12 people, including four children, killed in New York apartment fire Bronx

At least 12 people, including four children, killed in New York apartment fire

About 170 firefighters rescued a dozen people from the building.

# fire - Sunday 24 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre Davao

At least 37 dead in fire at Philippines shopping centre

Firefighters have concluded that all those trapped in the building are dead.

# fire - Saturday 23 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Elderly man dies in North Strand house fire Dublin

Elderly man dies in North Strand house fire

The 78-year-old man was the only occupant of the house.

# fire - Friday 22 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Emergency services at the scene of a fire in Wicklow Wicklow Town

Emergency services at the scene of a fire in Wicklow

Black smoke has been seen bellowing over the town.

From TheJournal.ie Fire in derelict building at Cork naval base extinguished Haulbowline

Fire in derelict building at Cork naval base extinguished

The fire started around 8:30pm Thursday night in a disused building.

From TheJournal.ie Man who died after fire at derelict Tipperary pub may have been sleeping rough Nenagh

Man who died after fire at derelict Tipperary pub may have been sleeping rough

Firefighters left the scene at 11.55am, nearly 12 hours after they first arrived to tackle the blaze.

# fire - Thursday 21 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fire being fought in derelict building at Naval base in Cork Haulbowline

Fire being fought in derelict building at Naval base in Cork

There is no threat to life.

# fire - Monday 18 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Two dead after massive fire at Cameron House Hotel Scotland

Two dead after massive fire at Cameron House Hotel

More than 200 guests have been evacuated.

# fire - Friday 15 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation Tragedy

'We fulfilled our commitments': Justice Minister says no grounds for further Stardust investigation

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

From TheJournal.ie 'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London John Nolan

'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London

John Nolan, aged 70, died in hospital on 17 September after sustaining serious injuries while out walking.

# fire - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire Salford

Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire

Seven people were in the house at the time of the fire on Monday.

# fire - Sunday 10 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Photos: California wildfire only 15% contained and threatening Santa Barbara Thomas

Photos: California wildfire only 15% contained and threatening Santa Barbara

Evacuation orders were issued overnight for some parts of Carpinteria close to Los Padres National Forest.

# fire - Saturday 9 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 40s dies after house fire in Meath Kells

Man in his 40s dies after house fire in Meath

Two other people have been taken to hospital.

# fire - Friday 8 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California San Diego

'I didn't know if we'd make it': Homes and horses burned as 200,000 flee wildfires in California

Evacuations have been ordered in several areas.

# fire - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101 RIP

'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101

Henry “Harry” O’Keeffe was on duty when the city came under aerial attack in WW2.

# fire - Monday 20 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'They were brilliant babies' - Mother appeals for information on fire which killed her sister and daughters Kilcock

'They were brilliant babies' - Mother appeals for information on fire which killed her sister and daughters

Gardaí believe the 1987 fire was started deliberately.

# fire - Thursday 16 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Fire alarms 'successfully operated' after fire broke out in Belfast tower block Coolmoyne House

Fire alarms 'successfully operated' after fire broke out in Belfast tower block

There’s an increased awareness of fire safety issues in high rise buildings after the Grenfell Tower fire in June.

# fire - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man dies and two are injured in explosion at house in Drogheda Fire

Man dies and two are injured in explosion at house in Drogheda

It’s belived the explosion may have been caused by a household boiler.

# fire - Monday 13 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 60s dies in house fire in Mayo Castlebar

Man in his 60s dies in house fire in Mayo

Emergency services attended the scene and located the man’s body.

# fire - Sunday 12 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Car burst into flames at Limerick petrol station Fire

Car burst into flames at Limerick petrol station

Limerick fire service said a speedy response prevented a larger incident.

# fire - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known Tragedy

'No new inquiry warranted': Stardust report finds cause of fire may never be known

A total of 48 people died and 214 were injured in the Stardust tragedy.

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