By Moana Maniapoto "The only reason I survived was because I was on the other side of the road getting a shovel off the truck.”
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Body found during search in Muriwai
Urban Search and Rescue teams have located a body while searching for a missing firefighter in Muriwai, according to a statement from Fire and Emergency Chief Executive Kerry Gregory.
FENZ and firefighters union reach $145m settlement
A settlement has now been reached between Fire and Emergency New Zealand and the New Zealand Professional Firefighters Union.
Firefighter files treaty claim against FENZ
A veteran Māori firefighter says he’s been forced to take Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) to the Waitangi Tribunal over a disparity in how it addresses Māori issues.
Firefighters protest over 'poor support'
The sole Waikato aerial truck has been in a mechanic's workshop for more than three days By Waimanea Nuri, Te Rito journalism cadet
Kerry Gregory welcomed into the top job at Fire and Emergency
The new chief executive of Fire and Emergency, Kerry Gregory, says it's a proud moment not only for himself but for all Māori firefighters.
Calls for more Māori women in firefighting industry
Auckland Airport Emergency Service looking for new recruits.
Fire ban as soaring winds, low rainfall hit Te Tai Tokerau
Open air fires even if permitted have been banned in Tai Tokerau due to unseasonably low rain in the past few weeks and high winds.
Fire spreads across Karikari Peninsula
Photo credit: Facebook / Northland - Fire and Emergency. Northland fire crews are fighting a vegetation fire on the Karikari Peninsula in the Far North.
Total fire ban for Bay of Plenty
Fears dry conditions could trigger wildfires.