EASST News - Post-Crash Response

News, Post-Crash Response

World Day of Remembrance: acknowledging the crucial work of the emergency services

This World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, which was held on Sunday 15th November, we took the time to acknowledge the crucial work of the emergency services.

November 19, 2020

Azerbaijan, Belarus, Children's Road Safety, News, Post-Crash Response, Road Safety Enforcement, Ukraine

FedEx Express and EASST keep a spotlight shining on road safety

Last year we received charitable funding from FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), to deliver three diverse initiatives via our NGO partners in Ukraine, Belarus and Azerbaijan.

November 16, 2020

News, Post-Crash Response, Ukraine

Ukrainian President attends official opening of Ukraine’s new Emergency Rescue Training Centre

Last month the Lviv University of Life Safety marked the official opening of their new Rescue Training Centre with a demonstration of road crash rescue for the President of Ukraine featuring FIRE AID’s transformer car.

October 12, 2020

Kyrgyzstan, News, Post-Crash Response

Health Systems and COVID 19, what lessons are there for the road safety community?

The COVID-19 pandemic has made many people more aware of the importance of robust and resilient health care systems. Last month we facilitated an online session hosted by the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety to find out what this might mean for the road safety community and Pillar 5.

June 5, 2020

Moldova, News, Post-Crash Response, Tajikistan, Ukraine

Enhancing post-crash response in the EASST region

This week, EASST Director, Emma MacLennan will be speaking on Enhancing post-crash response at the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety. In recognition of this fact we’ve produced a special blog on our work in this area.

February 20, 2020

News, Post-Crash Response

Prince Michael recognises FIRE AID’s contribution to post-crash response with Premier Award

FIRE AID wins Premier Award at 2019 Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards for its contribution to Pillar 5 of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety.

December 10, 2019

Post-Crash Response, Ukraine

Supporting firefighters to deliver effective post-crash rescue to reduce road deaths in Ukraine

EASST and Operation Florian donate ‘transformer car’ to the Lviv State University for Life Safety, the country’s national fire-fighting training school, to support fire fighters in training for fast and effective road traffic collision extraction.

October 10, 2019

Post-Crash Response, Ukraine

Enabling more lives to be saved through better post-crash response in Ukraine

Ukrainian fire services gratefully receive donations of emergency response equipment and training, improving their capacity for immediate post-crash rescue.

September 2, 2019

Post-Crash Response, Tajikistan, Then and Now

Then and Now: Improved capacity for emergency response in Tajikistan

To celebrate our 10th anniversary year we’re looking at the impact of our partners’ work on promoting safer roads. Read the story from Tajikistan.

August 2, 2019

Belarus, News, Post-Crash Response, Tajikistan

International collaboration sees improved capacity for post-crash response in Tajikistan

FIRE AID members send emergency response and road traffic collision equipment to Tajikistan, via Belarus, to further improve capacity for post-crash response.

July 4, 2019

News, Post-Crash Response, Tajikistan

Improving capacity for emergency road rescue in Tajikistan’s Pamir Mountains

Our latest FIRE AID project empowers local fire services and all-female search and rescue teams to improve emergency road rescue in the mountains of Tajikistan.

April 25, 2019

Moldova, News, Post-Crash Response

Improved capacity of emergency services in Moldova sees 200 lives saved … so far

A successful end to a five-year FIRE AID partnership in Moldova sees improved capacity for road traffic emergency response and lives saved.

March 31, 2019

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