Tag: Fire Chief

Guyana Fire Service prevents major fire at GPL Kingston plant

Guyana Fire Service prevents major fire at GPL Kingston plant

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 19, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, March 19, 2018 Prompt response from the Guyana Fire Service following calls from the Power Producers and ... Read More

Fire prevention to be boosted in 2018 – following completion of three fire stations.

Fire prevention to be boosted in 2018 – following completion of three fire stations.

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 30, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 30, 2017 Fire capability is expected to be boosted in Regions Four, Eight and Nine with ... Read More

Guyana Fire Service sees major decrease in fire calls

Guyana Fire Service sees major decrease in fire calls

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 26, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 26, 2017 The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has seen a 30 percent decrease in fire calls ... Read More

Fire Chief warns against setting of indiscriminate fires

Fire Chief warns against setting of indiscriminate fires

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 15, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, September 15, 2017 Persons setting fires to their lands, in an effort to clear it, has been ... Read More

Gov’t investing in more fire-fighting vehicles

Gov’t investing in more fire-fighting vehicles

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 3, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November 3, 2016 Cabinet has granted its no objection to the procurement of fire fighting vehicles for ... Read More

Hinterland auxiliary fire services to be upgraded

Hinterland auxiliary fire services to be upgraded

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 28, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, October 28, 2016 The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) will be upgrading the Madhia and Mabaruma auxiliary fire ... Read More

Fire Service to launch Emergency Medical Services in November

Fire Service to launch Emergency Medical Services in November

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 17, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, October 17, 2016 The Guyana Fire Service is moving to align its services with international best practices. ... Read More

Fire Service officers to attend conference in Trinidad & Tobago

Fire Service officers to attend conference in Trinidad & Tobago

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- September 8, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 8, 2016 Two officers of the Guyana Fire Service (GFS) will engage their Caribbean counterparts to ... Read More

Fire Chief implores safe use of electricity – 17% increase in electrical fires recorded

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 23, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, June 23, 2016 The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) is encouraging safer use of electricity after it  recorded a ... Read More

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