Tag: SCDF

Boy, 14, drowns off Changi Beach Park, family thought he was out studying

Singapore -- A 14-year-old boy drowned off Changi Beach Park on Saturday (Aug 22) and the news came as a shock to his family...

“The baby couldn’t wait” — Woman gives birth in car during 2-hour traffic jam

Singapore -- A woman gave birth in her car after she got stuck in a two-hour traffic jam on the Central Expressway (CTE) on...

100 firefighters mobilised to extinguish warehouse fire in Sg Kadut

SINGAPORE – On Saturday (May 23) at 9:32 p.m. the Singapore Civil Defence Force posted on their Facebook page about a warehouse fire that...

Outpouring of love for jobless single mother who lost everything in a fire

SINGAPORE – Last Friday (Apr 10) the flat of a 33-year old single mother of three, Tanti Yani Zaini, caught fire. Ms Zaini, who...

SCDF rescues boy and his grandfather who were swept out to sea at East...

Singapore—On Sunday evening (Mar 15) a young boy and his grandfather  were swept out to sea at East Coast Park during high tide.  Fortunately, the...

SCDF shares how heavy firefighting can be, and netizens are impressed

SINGAPORE — On Wednesday (Mar 11), the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) shared a post on Facebook illustrating exactly how heavy firefighting equipment can...

Fire at Rivervale Walk caused by charging PMD, says SCDF, 3 rescued, 80 evacuated

Singapore—A charging Personal Mobility Device (PMD) caused a fire in a 4th floor unit at Block 111 Rivervale Walk on early Tuesday morning (Match...

SCDF elite team rescues trapped bus driver after crashing at Changi Airport T2

Singapore – The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) deployed its Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (DART) to address an accident that occurred at the...

Fires in supermarket, flat and condo unit over the CNY holiday

Three fires broke out in different parts of Singapore on the first two days of Chinese New Year. According to straitstimes.com, the first fire broke...

130 firefighters and over 4 hours to douse fire at Tuas industrial waste management...

More than 130 firefighters were called in to put out a massive blaze that that broke out at an industrial waste management site in...
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