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Rescue departments inspect shops in Uusimaa as the holiday season begins

Rescue departments in the Uusimaa region will carry out inspection visits to commercial premises in their areas during the holiday shopping season. In particular, the inspections will focus on the safety of exit routes in shops and stores.

2020-11-23
Respond to our survey on the operations of the rescue department and have your say

Have you been in contact with the Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department? We are preparing a new decision on the standard of service for 2021–2024 and would like to hear about your experiences with us.

2020-05-05
The rescue service takes care of its core functions

The Länsi-Uusimaa rescue department has decided to increase the measures to counteract the spreading of the coronavirus and to protect our personnel.

2020-03-16
Fire safety training

Each of us contributes to a safety of our surroundings. Länsi-Uusimaa rescue department invites you to learn or maintain your first fire extinguishing skills. Such skills will help up to identifying and managing fire risks as well as be more vigilant to everyday fire safety.

2020-03-09
Survey on the services of the Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department and the City of Espoo

Please respond to our survey and share your experiences of interacting with the Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department and the City of Espoo in Finnish, Swedish or English.

2020-02-18
112 Day events in 2020

Several events will take place in the Länsi-Uusimaa rescue department area on 11th February.

2020-01-30
Rescue Department exercises in Suvela, Espoo on 14−31 January 2020

Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department will be conducting fire extinguishing and rescue exercises in an apartment block on 14−31 January 2020 in the Kirstinharju area of Suvela, Espoo. The exercise is at Kir...

2020-01-10
The 112 Suomi -mobile application helps you get help

Have you already installed the 112 Suomi -application? When you make an emergency call using the application, it automatically locates you.

2019-11-25
Rescue departments inspect shops in Uusimaa

Rescue departments in the Uusimaa region will carry out inspection visits to commercial premises in their areas during the holiday shopping season. In particular, the inspections will focus on the safety of exit routes in shops and stores.

2019-11-21
You can save a life with CPR

The International Restart a Heart Day is on Wednesday, 16 October 2019. Anyone can save a life by giving CPR and calling the emergency number 112 for help. We will organise a Restart a Heart Day event in Otaniemi, Espoo. Come and practise life saving skills with us!

2019-10-03
Rescue Department exercises in Suvela, Espoo on 5−6 October 2019

Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department will be conducting fire extinguishing and rescue exercises in an apartment block on Saturday and Sunday 5−6 October 2019 in the Kirstinharju area.

2019-10-02
Welcome to the safety evening!

Come and learn about fire prevention, fire extinguishing and first aid to improve your safety at home.

2019-08-19
Safety events for children at daycare age.

Länsi Uusimaa Rescue Department and Police Department arrange safety events for children at day care age. Check the schedule in the article.

2019-07-10
Open Doors at Espoo Fire Stations

To celebrate the Espoo Day we will be opening the doors to let visitors learn about our fire stations and about the work of today’s fire and rescue service. Open Day is on Saturday 31.8.2019 kl. 12-15.

2019-07-10
Rescue Department exercises in Suvela, Espoo

Länsi-Uusimaa Rescue Department will be conducting fire extinguishing and rescue exercises on 2–5 April, 9–12 April and 23-24 April 2019 in the Kirstinharju area of Suvela, Espoo. The exercises on 25-26 April have been cancelled due to the weather conditions that might cause the smoke to be disturbing to the neighbourhood.

2019-03-29
Open safety trainings for immigrants

Länsi-Uusimaa Department for Rescue Services will give open safety trainings for immigrants during summer 2019. In the training you will learn to prevent and act in a fire situation.

2019-03-18
Internal security and safety in Finland

A comprehensive assessment of Finland’s internal security and safety has been completed. The assessment was prepared in cooperation between the Ministry of the Interior, other authorities and stakeholders.

2019-01-23
112 Day events

The national emergency number day, the 112 Day, is on the 11th of February. Many safety events will be arranged in Länsi-Uusimaa region.

2019-01-23
Fire Safety Week 24.11.-1.12.2018

The National Fire Safety Week starts with a Day at the Fire Station event on Saturday 24st of November and ends on Sunday 1 December with Smoke Alarm Day.

2018-10-24
Restart a Heart Day

Restart a Heart Day October 16 2018 is a global initiative to raise awareness and education of CPR and AEDs. We organize two events in Espoo where you can learn resuscitation and how to use an AED.

2018-10-11

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