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FBU Black Ribbon badge: Honour our dead – fight for the living

On Tuesday this coming week, many of us will attend the funeral of Brother Stephen Hunt in Bury. I will be wearing my FBU black ribbon badge in honour of Stephen and in memory of our other colleagues who have died in the line of duty. We introduced the ribbon badge a few years ago after we became...

Firefighter deaths in Houston


Harold Schaitberger, General President, International Association of Fire Fighters Dear Harold, We have followed closely the news about the four firefighters killed attending the fire in Houston...