Tag: Guyana Fire Service

Home Affairs Ministry, contractors sign $760M in contracts

Home Affairs Ministry, contractors sign $760M in contracts

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- June 7, 2022

The government on Tuesday reaffirmed its commitment to the delivery of quality service and the protection of all Guyanese, with ... Read More

Guyana Fire Service operations boosted with new vehicles

Guyana Fire Service operations boosted with new vehicles

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 24, 2022

The work of the Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has been boosted with the procurement of two ambulances, water tenders and ... Read More

Fire prevention inspections target public, private occupancies – Minister Benn

Fire prevention inspections target public, private occupancies – Minister Benn

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 19, 2022

Fire Prevention inspections are being conducted throughout the country by the Guyana Fire Service, targeting both public and private occupancies. ... Read More

150 more fire hydrants to be installed soon

150 more fire hydrants to be installed soon

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- April 8, 2022

Government is intensifying its efforts to build the capacity of the Guyana Fire Service to effectively respond to fire calls. ... Read More

Fires decreased by 22 percent in 2021 – Minister Benn

Fires decreased by 22 percent in 2021 – Minister Benn

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- April 7, 2022

─ smoke detectors, fireballs distributed to households Despite the number of malicious fires set in 2021, the Guyana Fire Service ... Read More

Modern technology to play greater role in future fire response 

Modern technology to play greater role in future fire response 

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- April 7, 2022

─ GFS senior officers’ conference opens Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn, M.P, has called on the Guyana Fire Service ... Read More

IWD 2022: Nothing standing in the way of women in uniform

IWD 2022: Nothing standing in the way of women in uniform

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- March 8, 2022

In today’s world, women continue to prove that there is nothing that will stand in their way to achieve the ... Read More

Guyana Fire Service holds muster parades

Guyana Fire Service holds muster parades

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 20, 2022

Members of the Guyana Fire Service were this morning engaged in several muster parades across the country. The short exercise ... Read More

GFS responds to early morning fire in Prashad Nagar

GFS responds to early morning fire in Prashad Nagar

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- January 6, 2022

At 3:08hrs this morning, Water Tenders 102, 105, 106 and 112 from the Central, Alberttown and Campbellville Fire Stations responded ... Read More

Fire on Essequibo Coast being investigated

Fire on Essequibo Coast being investigated

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- December 30, 2021

The Guyana Fire Service is currently investigating the circumstances which led to a fire on the Essequibo Coast today. The ... Read More

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