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Investigation into Pigeon Valley Fire classifies it as accidental

13 August 2019 | Announcements

An investigation into one of New Zealand’s largest plantation forest fires has classified the fire as accidental.

Investigation continuing into Christchurch explosion

7 August 2019 | Announcements

Fire and Emergency is continuing to investigate the cause and origin of the gas explosion in the Christchurch suburb of Northwood on 19 July.

Smoke alarms save lives in Wellington house fire

6 August 2019 | Announcements

Smoke alarms saved the lives of a mother, father & three young children in the Wellington suburb of Strathmore over the weekend, Wellington firefighters say.

IGNITE Magazine: Issue 13

29 July 2019 | Ignite Magazine

Ignite represents the voices of the men and women across the country who dedicate themselves to protecting life and property in their communities.

Tapu Te Ranga Marae fire accidental investigation finds

28 June 2019 | Announcements

A fire investigation report into a devastating blaze at Tapu Te Ranga Marae in Wellington on 9 June has found it was accidental.

New state-of-the-art fire station for Redwood and Casebrook residents

24 June 2019 | Announcements

Today marks the official opening of Redwood’s new fire station, serving Redwood and Casebrook residents.

New state-of-the-art fire station for Thornbury residents

8 June 2019 | Announcements

Today marks the official opening of Thornbury’s new volunteer fire station, which was opened by the Minister for Internal Affairs, Hon Tracey Martin.

New ground for Christchurch Fire Station

6 June 2019 | Announcements