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Major ‘Blue Light’ training exercise

Inter agency training day

London’s firefighters more equipped than ever to deal with another 7/7

London Fire Commissioner says that firefighters are better equipped than ever to deal with another 7/7 as the Brigade reflects on the changes it has made 10 years on.

Brigade to simulate train crash in major training exercise in Bromley

Around 250 emergency service staff and volunteers will take part.

Firefighters call on carers to prevent avoidable fire deaths

New figures published in Carers’ Week shows that nearly half of the people who died in fires last year were in receipt of care.

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Campaigns

Fires are rubbish

Last year there were over 8,000 fires in London caused by rubbish. They start easily, and a large number of them are started deliberately.

Fire safer cigarettes

Fires caused by smokers’ materials are more likely than other domestic fires to cause death or serious injury. LFB campaigned with other organisations to ensure that all cigarettes sold in the UK meet a fire safer cigarette standard.