fire brigade

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a private or temporary organization of individuals equipped to fight fires

British name for a fire department

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The Ararat Rural Fire Brigade was formed in 1942, with the two brigades merging in 2006 to form the Ararat Fire Brigade.
The fire has only damaged the side of the building on which the duct had been attached,' said a duty officer at the central fire brigade office.
The fire brigade is a very important department and hectic efforts are being made under the leadership of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah to bring it at par with international standards.
This he said while addressing a meeting with the Karachi Tajir Ittehad chief Atique Mir while fire brigade employees.
After receiving the news of fire, three fire brigade vehicles and a snorkel reached the site, said the officials.
The 39-year-old driver and his Labrador managed to escape unharmed and the fire brigade was called before the blaze was extinguished.
London Fire Brigade has since changed its PDA to include an aerial ladder.
After receiving the news, two fire brigade vehicles reached the spot to extinguish the blaze.
Var of fire brigade teams interfering in the incident
The newly graduated fire brigade officers in Yambio March 14, 2016 (ST)
AN underground electrical fire in central London which caused "pavements to explode" and led to the evacuation of more than 2,000 people and the closure of West End shows had been brought under control yesterday evening, the fire brigade said.
Addressing a meeting to review Fire Brigade and Rescue Unit's performance, he said KMC provides these facilities and offices/ factories too should have such arrangements.
James Knighton, assistant commissioner of the London Fire Brigade - the third largest in the world - earns up to PS130,000 a year handling day-to-day running and operational procedures.
Provider of Access Risk Management solutions Courion Corporation announced on Tuesday that its Access Assurance Suite has been deployed by the UK's largest fire service, London Fire Brigade.
The first fire brigade was created in 1902 and within a few years had one of the most modern fire prevention and fire fighting systems in the country.