AS he finished his final shift as a full-time firefighter after 31 years of service, John Young acknowledged, “I’ve seen things people really shouldn’t see.”
Fire can devastate lives on so many levels - from the damage and destruction to properties, to the sometimes incalculable human costs.
MINISTERS want every home in Scotland to have fire, smoke and carbon monoxide alarms installed in a bid to prevent a Grenfell-style tragedy north of the Border.
A pride of lions have been put through a fire safety test in a rare exercise at their safari park.
SCOTLAND'S First Minister has said any lessons from the investigation into a fatal fire at a luxury hotel will be learned.
CONSUMERS should not buy cheap fireworks at the last minute from unlicensed outlets or via social media, councils and emergency services have warned.
DOZENS of Scotland’s schools have been built without proper fire safety measures, we can reveal.
TESTING has revealed large variations in the time British Standard-approved fire alarms take to sound, with one failing to go off at all.