Drones and Firefighters: Fotokite announces a partnership with the Spanish Group ITURRI, leader in the manufacturing, bodywork and equipment of emergency and fire fighting vehicles, headquartered in Seville, Spain
Earthquake in Haiti, UN and UNICEF actions: the latest tolls as a result of the earthquake in Haiti this past weekend have risen to more than 2,100 dead and more than 9,900 people injured. Search-and-rescue operations are still ongoing
Haiti has been hit by a terrible earthquake: Save the Children is on the front line to respond to the population's most urgent needs as tropical storm Grace approaches the island
Haiti has suffered a devastating new blow: a magnitude 7.2 earthquake has caused death and destruction everywhere. The Haitian Civil Defence revealed this
UK's leading firefighters' union takes a stand on the consequences of the climate emergency
Tragedy of Marcinelle: 136 Italians died in the Bois du Cazier coal mine in Belgium on 8 August 1956
Protezione Civile, request for activation of the European mechanism: "on 1 August, 49 requests for aerial assistance"
A thick black cloud rose into the sky after an explosion at a chemical plant in Leverkusen. Police tell residents: 'Stay indoors'
A truly comprehensive study by Juan Jesús Roldán-Gómez on the use of drone swarms in forest firefighting and how this use of robotic technologies affects the efficiency and safety of the fire brigade.
Devastating floods have hit Henan province (China): rainfall of at least 40 cm is being dealt with by 1,800 firefighters and the PLA, the Chinese People's Liberation Army