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IGNITE Magazine: Issue 8

6 July 2018 | Ignite Magazine

Importance of smoke alarms highlighted again

6 July 2018 | Community Education

The rescue of an elderly woman from a burning flat last week has highlighted the importance of smoke alarms.

Public urged to use heating devices correctly

2 July 2018 | Community Education

Fire and Emergency NZ is reminding people to use heating devices correctly following the death of an elderly man in a dwelling fire in Ardmore

Urban fire seasons and permiting

21 June 2018 | Fire Season Updates

A crucial part of our role as Fire and Emergency New Zealand is risk reduction.

Smoke alarms save lives

18 June 2018 | Announcements

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is urging people to ensure they and their family and friends have working smoke alarms following the death of a 68-year-old male.

Public consultation on Local Advisory Committee boundaries underway

2 May 2018 | Announcements

We are setting up Local Advisory Committees (LACs) across the country to help it keep informed of the fire and emergency risks, and needs, of local communities.