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BFRS Honours Dawayne Smith With Procession

BFRS Honours Dawayne Smith With Procession

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] paid tribute yesterday [Aug 26] to firefighter Dawayne Smith, who recently passed away, holding a funeral procession in his honour. Family, friends and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service coworkers gathered at First Church of God on North Shore to pay respects and celebrate the life of the fire fighter. Escorted... Read more of this article

BFRS Pay Tribute To Firefighter Dawayne Smith

BFRS Pay Tribute To Firefighter Dawayne Smith

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] have paid tribute to firefighter Dawayne Smith who recently passed away, saying he was “well liked and will be sorely missed by his BFRS family.” “It is with great sadness that the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] announces the untimely passing of our colleague and friend, Firefighter... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Car Fire Extinguished In Paget

Photos & Video: Car Fire Extinguished In Paget

At approximately 4.15pm this afternoon [Aug 11], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a vehicle fire located near the junction of Pomander Road and Harbour Road in Paget.At least one fire service appliance attended the scene where fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus went about extinguishing the blaze within minutes. Bernews... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Fire At St David’s Residence

BFRS Extinguish Fire At St David’s Residence

At 1:46 pm today [July 28] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a fire on Cocoa Lane in St. David’s. Fire Service spokesperson Acting Lieutenant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to a confirmed fire with two appliances from our Clearwater Station, one appliance from our Hamilton Station and a total of eight personnel.“On... Read more of this article

Fire In Warwick Home Extinguished, No Injuries

Fire In Warwick Home Extinguished, No Injuries

At approximately 9.00pm tonight [July 21], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service attended a house fire in the Smiths Avenue, Warwick area. The BFRS said, “At approximately 8:53 pm this evening, Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of “smoke visible from a lower apartment” on Smiths Avenue in Warwick... Read more of this article

Vehicle Fire In Paget, Driver Escapes Unharmed

Vehicle Fire In Paget, Driver Escapes Unharmed

At 7:52am this morning [July 15] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a confirmed vehicle fire on Southcote Road in Paget.Fire Service spokesperson, Acting Lieutenant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to the incident with one appliance from our Port Royal Station and four personnel. On arrival, it was discovered that... Read more of this article

Fire Service Respond To Brush Fire At Dump

Fire Service Respond To Brush Fire At Dump

[Updated with photos] At around 4am today [July 15] Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed Brush Fire at the Marsh Folly Horticultural Waste Depot.“We responded to the incident with appliances from our Hamilton Station and our Eastern Volunteers Division with a total of 9 appliances and 16 personnel,”... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguish Cedar Hill Wood Pile Fire

Fire Service Extinguish Cedar Hill Wood Pile Fire

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire in the Cedar Hill Road, Warwick area this afternoon [July 12] where a pile of wood was fully ablaze.At least two fire service appliances with more than six personnel attended the location where the fire was quickly extinguished and fire fighters doused the area to ensure any hot spots... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Fire On Jennings Bay Road

Man Injured In Fire On Jennings Bay Road

At 2:11 am this morning [July 3] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed fire on Jennings Bay Road, Southampton. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to a confirmed fire with one appliance from our Port Royal Station and four personnel. “On arrival, smoke and flames... Read more of this article

Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service today [July 2] announced that Chief Fire Officer Reginald Lloyd Burchall, having recently attended the Caribbean Association of Fire Chiefs Conference [CAFC] in the Dominican Republic, was voted in as the Vice President of the Association. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “The annual event... Read more of this article

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