Restart a Heart Day

09/10/2017 | National

Restart a Heart Day, is held on October 16 every year, and is a Europe-wide initiative developed by the European Resuscitation Council. It was launched in 2013 to teach members of the public how to help restart the heart of someone who has suffered a cardiac arrest.

Media update from CE

05/10/2017 | National

You may be aware of media attention around a confidential employment matter involving Fire and Emergency NZ.

Community welcomes new purpose built appliance

05/10/2017 | National

Waitakere Fire Brigade’s new appliance is one of the first in the country to show off Fire and Emergency New Zealand’s new logo. This custom built appliance is a collaborative effort by the Waitakere community and the former Auckland Rural Fire Authority, and took two years to build.

MAN Type 3 Update

02/10/2017 | National

Fire and Emergency New Zealand, the New Zealand Professional Firefighters Union and frontline firefighters are in the process of finalising an agreement that the fixes and enhancements to the MAN Type 3 fire trucks are complete, and can be accepted back into service.