Latest Incidents
8 hours ago
Wareham: At Wareham - still in progress with pumping appliances, large smoke plume. Details
20 hours ago
Wareham: More than 30 firefighters from across the county tackle blaze in landfill site off Bere Road near Wareham. Details
2 days ago
Westbourne: Fire-fighters attend report of beach hut alight on Bournemouth Promenade Details


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    Understanding the risks to our communities
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    Delivering activities which prevent incidents happening in the first place
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    Protecting businesses and enforce fire safety measures where we have to
  4. 4
    Responding quickly and efficiently

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DFRS warn farmers about the dangers of spontaneous combustion
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