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High risk areas to be monitored

High risk areas to be monitored

The KwaZulu-Natal Utrecht team responded to a call of a fire at Emlwane Farm on 16 July. The team fought the fire for almost four hours before it was finally suppressed. According to the team’s Base Communication Representative, Zamani Nkosi, the fire was the second...

Beating the odds

Beating the odds

“I took a risk when I went to the recruitment process, despite being an epileptic sufferer, and I passed all the fitness tests and got the job. I initially didn’t disclose that I was epileptic because I was scared I might be excluded from the recruitment,” says...

MD Message July 2016

MD Message July 2016

We are currently in the midst of the winter fire season and have seen quite a reduction in fires compared to the same period in previous years. A number of factors have contributed to the significant drop in fires thus far this season. We have seen much better...

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we make a difference in the lives or our participants
as well as the communities around our bases.

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17 years of Successful Partnerships

The Working on Fire (WOF) programme, funded by the Department of Environment, Forestry, and Fisheries, will be reaching a milestone of having been in existence for 17 years during the month of September.

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