Information on jobs and internships at the Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department and on applying for a research permit.
This autumn, Uusimaa rescue departments carried out inspections on escape rooms.
In Finland, every year around 400 fires start in saunas. Fires that start in apartment saunas are often caused by misuse of the sauna.
During the autumn of 2023, the Western Uusimaa Rescue Department is renewing warning siren equipment in the areas of Hanko, Ingå, and Raseborg.
We may unexpectedly become involved in an emergency situation. For example, we may come across a traffic accident or encounter a person who has fallen badly on the street. Both the Rescue Act and the Road Traffic Act require all of us to assist those in an emergency. The best helper is the one who acts immediately. Take a look at the checklist for guidance.