Fire Brigade

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CERN and the HUG – a life-saving partnership

Since 2015, the Geneva University Hospitals (HUG) have had a permanent presence at CERN, improving emergency response in and around the laboratory

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At CERN
15 January, 2018

CERN hosts major international fire and rescue meeting

Some 20 leading firefighters from 13 countries came to CERN from 15 to 19 November for a meeting of experts on fires involving hazardous materials

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At CERN
10 December, 2017

Fire drill at two CERN buildings

A mock-up fire emergency was organised at two of CERN’s biggest office buildings

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At CERN
19 October, 2017
At CERN
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19 October, 2017

CERN and the HUG team up for a rescue exercise

CERN and the HUG combined their efforts in an accident simulation

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At CERN
28 September, 2017

Fighting fires... with science

CERN firefighters are working with a research centre in the United States to develop more effective firefighting techniques

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At CERN
25 July, 2016
At CERN
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25 July, 2016

Les pompiers du CERN se perfectionnent

Sept pompiers du CERN ont été formés à la prise en charge des patients traumatisés.

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At CERN
25 June, 2016
At CERN
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25 June, 2016

CMS to improve underground fire-fighting system

The High Expansion Foam System is the last line of defence against fire in the CMS cavern

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At CERN
24 February, 2014

CERN firefighters train in the hot seat

Members of the CERN Fire and Rescue Service and the Swiss fire services took part in a training exercise to test new protective clothing

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At CERN
16 July, 2013

New radio system for CERN emergency communications

Starting in January, the CERN Fire Brigade will use TETRA - a new digital radio communication system designed to meet emergency communication needs

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At CERN
12 December, 2012

CERN firefighter wins world boxing title

Craig Stevenson won gold in the under 75kg category at the 12th World Firefighter's Games in Syndey, Australia, last week

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At CERN
05 November, 2012
At CERN
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05 November, 2012