Fire Brigades Union press release Tuesday 27th September 2016 For immediate release
To: All Members
At 12.18am on Thursday, 25th August the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at an unoccupied building in Greenock. The fire broke through the roof and 24 firefighters were engaged in fighting the fire. During the firefighting operations a firefighter was seriously injured following the collapse of an external wall. He is currently in Inverclyde Royal Hospital where he remains in a serious condition.
Closure of Inverness & Aberdeen Fire Control Rooms Chief Fire Officer Alasdair Hay has announced the intended closure dates of the two Emergency Fire Control rooms in Aberdeen & Inverness and transferring operations to Dundee.