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Mumbai MTNL building blaze: How a robot came to aid of the fire brigade

The robot can be remote controlled and is fitted with a thermal imaging camera to identify the number of people trapped and assist in zero visibility conditions.

ESIC hospital fire: Hospital had no permission to store 20 LPG cylinders claims fire brigade report

The fire brigade has recommended the CEO of MIDC to verify necessary documents of the ESIC hospital pertaining to the authenticity, occupation of the structure and trade activities.


Maharashtra: Post training, residents offer a helping hand to firefighters

A brainchild of the BMC, the objective is to train local residents in firefighting to create a prompt response mechanism.

Kamala Mills fire: Fire officers threaten to quit, BMC frowns

After fire officer Patil was arrested on January 20 along with two others for the fire at the two upscale restaurants at Kamala Mills compound that killed 14 people on December 29, the members of the Mumbai Fire Brigade Officers Association (FBOA) had reportedly threatened to resign on Monday.

Charred body of 20-year-old found; Mumbai fire department seeks shoot records of TV show

After the fire broke out, over 150 people were evacuated. However, no casualty was reported at the time. The fire brigade found the body of Gopi Surajkumar Verma Sunday morning.

Mumbai Marol fire: Fire station 750 m away, engines took 25 minutes, say residents

Marol fire station is the suburban headquarters of the Mumbai fire brigade. It has two fire engines and one jumbo water tanker apart from one rescue van and a light van.


Mumbai fire: Residents say firemen were confused, they had neither gloves nor masks

Three flats gutted on 14th floor, fire started possibly due to an air-conditioning system malfunctioning

Mumbai Chandivali fire: Short circuit in home airconditioner caused fire

Fire broke out on the 14th floor, melting cable disconnected power supply

Relieve fire brigade of bird rescue, tree fall and oil spill calls, suggests probe report

If implemented, recommendations made by a seven-member panel could soon take some load off the Mumbai Fire Brigade

Touted as India's best, Mumbai Fire Brigade needs manpower

The junior-most officers work 8 hours a day, the seniors 48 hours at a stretch, in what is a 24X7 operation.