Most children are likely to sleep through standard smoke alarms, a new study suggests.
Fireman Sam has been dropped as a fire service mascot, following claims he is not inclusive enough.
A crowdfunding page has been set up for a young couple with twin baby daughters who escaped the Worcester Park inferno with just the clothes on their backs.
A four-storey residential block has been destroyed after a fire ripped through the building in the early hours of Monday.
Firefighters have brought a major blaze in south-west London under control, after a four-storey block of flats became engulfed in flames.
Firefighters were battling a major blaze in south-west London in the early hours of Monday, with a four-storey block of flats engulfed in flames.
The owners of the California dive boat where 34 people died in a fire have filed a lawsuit to avoid liability in the case.
Two Apple employees including an engineer who went on the trip with his wife and daughter to celebrate the teenager’s 17th birthday are among the victims of a fire that tore through a scuba diving boat off California’s coast, trapping dozens of sleeping people below deck.
Flames roared through a boat of sleeping scuba divers so quickly that it appears none of the 34 people below deck could escape, authorities said.
Thirty four people died after a boat packed with scuba divers caught fire near an island off the Southern California coast and authorities have called off search efforts for survivors.
Twenty-five people have been killed and nine others are still missing after a boat packed with Scuba divers caught fire near an island off the coast of Southern California.