Firecall official magazine of Dublin Fire, Ambulance, and Emergency Services 

Station Profile: A Watch Dolphin’s Barn

The crew of A Watch Dolphin’s Barn grab some time between call outs to talk to Adam Hyland about life at their station. To say that the crew of A Watch in Dolphin’s Barn were busy when...

Keeping Things Moving

The DFB’s Service Support Centre plays a pivotal role in making the DFB operational 24/7. “When people hear garage, they think of a small workshop, but this place is much bigger than...

The Great Whiskey Fire

A Forgotten Calamity DFB historian Las Fallon talks to Adam Hyland about his new book on the Great Liberties Whiskey Fire of 1875. Among the strange and eye-opening stories that lie within...

DFB Cycling Club charity sportive

The DFBCC event for prostate cancer joins the Cycling Ireland calendar, writes Brendan Lodola. Dublin Fire Brigade Cycling Club has held a number of great events over the years, both at...

Growing the stress management team

The new CISM team continues to provide support to FF/Ps, writes Adam Hyland. “Our new team is the most diverse we have ever had,” says, S/O Adrian O’Grady, director of the CISM team...

The Band in Belgium

Dublin Fire Brigade Pipe Band Secretary John McNally recounts a memorable and poignant trip to Belgium in May. At the end of May 2019, the Dublin Fire Brigade Pipe Band travelled to Belgium...

Stars & Stripes

The DFB’s 4th of July visit to Southampton, New York, was a huge success, writes Adam Hyland. The time finally came in July for the Dublin Fire Brigade to fly out to the Hamptons in New...

Station Profile: C Watch North Strand

The crew of C Watch in North Strand take time out to talk to Adam Hyland about the comings and goings at their station. There was a buzz around North Strand fire station when I went to...

9/11: A firefighter’s story

Former FDNY firefighter Tiernach Cassidy talks to Adam Hyland about surviving 9/11, honouring his colleagues and sharing his experiences Most of us can recall where we were when the...