Responding to the death of firefighter Nial Hamilton at an incident in Lurgan, Armagh, Northern Ireland, on Monday 10 February 2014, Matt Wrack, Fire Brigades Union general secretary, said:
“I know all Fire Brigades Union members will join me in sending condolences to Nial’s family, friends and colleagues at this difficult time.
“The FBU has already taken steps to ensure that advice and assistance is provided to Nial’s family as necessary.”
The union said it would circulate further details, including details of funeral arrangements as appropriate, in due course.
A members’ circular (2014HOC0102MW) from Matt Wrack on Nial’s death is available.