tr-TR 08.02.2016 23.9.2019 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Istanbul Itfaiye RSS Feed Factory fire in Tuzla was taken under control http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10723/factory-fire-in-tuzla-was-taken-under-control.html The fire, which started at 11.40 in a chemical factory in the organized leather and industrial zone of Tuzla Aydınlı quarter, was brought under control and cooling works are continuing.

Two firefighters were injured in the explosion at around 15:00 after flames spilled into the silos adjacent to the factory. One of the firefighters, Yusuf Tüysüz, has been discharged, while Nebi Polat's treatment continues.

Istanbul Fire Department is carrying out cooling works with 55 vehicles and 160 personnel from 21 stations. Together with the Fire Department of IBB, 14 water supply vehicles from the district municipalities and 3 vehicles from İSKİ are involved in extinguishing activities. In addition, 3 vehicles from Gebze Fire Department participated in the works.

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18.9.2019 20:24:45 #Item:10723
More than 1.5 million people benefited from IMM Beaches http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10721/more-than-15-million-people-benefited-from-imm-beaches.html Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) provided all kinds of services for the residents of Istanbul to swim in healthy and comfortable conditions during the summer season. Menekşe and Güneş Beaches on the European Side and Caddebostan 1, 2 and 3 Beaches on the European Side, which opened the season as of June 1, 2019, were filled with daily vacationers in the three and a half months until September 15, when the season was closed. During the 2019 season, more than 1.5 million holidaymakers benefited from the IMM beach services where various sports and entertainment activities were organized.

Caddebostan 1 Beach turnstiles, whose entrance is subject to a fee, are 8 thousand 881 during the season; 133 thousand 670 people made the transition from the Sun Beach turnstiles. 500 thousand people benefited on average throughout the season in each of the beaches of Caddebostan 2,3 and Menekşe where entrance is free.  

THE SAFETY AND HEALTH OF THE PEOPLE WERE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT

IMM took maximum precautions on life safety and health in order for the public to benefit from the beaches in peace. During the season, where millions of people enjoy the sea, IMM has 38 beaches of 47.8 km in length; 35 jet-skis, 7 zodiac boats, 2 amphibious rescue vehicles, 2 drones, 14 atv vehicles, 190 watchtowers and 481 personnel were at the service of the public. In 2019, 4,523 citizens who were in danger of suffocation were rescued by timely intervention and delivered to the medical teams.

Seawater cleaning rate measurements were performed on 5 beaches each week and the beach was cleaned and sprayed by the teams. During the summer season; with the coordination of the Directorate of Central Fire Brigade, Directorate of Health and Sanitation, Directorate of Marine Services, Directorate of Environmental Protection, Directorate of Municipal Police Support Services, Directorate of Waste Management, Directorate of Parks and Gardens and Directorate of Enterprises, Istanbul residents enjoyed safe and clean sea.

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18.9.2019 11:47:41 #Item:10721
Roof fire in Şişli http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10719/roof-fire-in-sisli.html At 11:03 on the notices received at the event Şişli, Beyoglu, Mecidiyekoy, Fatih Fire Department and 112 Medical Emergency teams were shipped. Reaching the scene in a short time as a result of the work of our teams  put under control and extinguished fire. There was no loss of life or injury in the event of material damage.

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15.9.2019 09:29:04 #Item:10719
We continue our in-service trainings with "Traffic Accident Response Training". http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10717/we-continue-our-in-service-trainings-with-traffic-accident-response-training.html Istanbul Fire Department Training Center 2019 within the scope of in-service trainings 32 hours of "Traffic Accident Response Training" 16 hours through the "fire fighter e-academy" system theoretical, 16 hours of practical training was given in our Resneli Training Facility.

Traffic Accident Response Training: Theoretical information was given about the recovery stages in traffic accidents, the structural and technical characteristics of the vehicles, and the operational work to be carried out on the vehicle. Effective use of equipment, securing vehicles and survivors, stabilization studies, glass management, door, front panel and ceiling opening techniques were applied. 5 different tracks, all of which are injured and subjected to accidents in various positions, were created, all of which were challenging, and firefighters were asked to intervene in traffic accidents in teams. Firefighters used appropriate vehicles and equipment, scenariowork to safely evacuate survivors of accidented vehicles.

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12.9.2019 18:46:54 #Item:10717
Vehicle fire in Beykoz http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10716/vehicle-fire-in-beykoz.html In Beykoz Acarlar Quarter 4. Road a fire occurred on a vehicle. At 10:20 on the notices received from the Kavacık Fire Brigade team was dispatched to the scene. Reaching the scene in a short time as a result of the work of our team extinguished the fire. In the event of material damage, the wounded and did not suffer loss of life.

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12.9.2019 18:45:04 #Item:10716
A storm is expected in Istanbul! http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10715/a-storm-is-expected-in-istanbul.html According to the weather forecasts of the General Directorate of Meteorology and The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) AKOM, the wind in Istanbul is expected to be stronger from the northern directions by 09:00 tomorrow morning and will be effective in the form of storms (50-80 km/h) at intervals.

IBB AKOM warns citizens against incidents such as tree, mast, sign toppling, roof flying, due to the storm, which is expected to continue until late Friday evening.

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality units, due to the storm has been alerted to the negativity. With the work to be managed from AKOM, the negativity that may occur will be immediately intervened.

In case of disruption of sea transportation; IETT, Bus As and Metro Istanbul flights will be increased.

 

 

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12.9.2019 17:13:41 #Item:10715
Human rescue operation in Şile http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10711/human-rescue-operation-in-sile.html A man fell into a construction gap in Doğancılı Neighbourhood, Şile. The Fire Department was called at 20:26 and firefighters from Şile station attended the incident. The crew, arriving at the scene soon, worked hard and rescued the man from where he had been trapped. Then he had been delivered over to paramedics.

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12.9.2019 09:31:43 #Item:10711
Traffic accident in Arnavutköy http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10710/traffic-accident-in-arnavutkoy.html An articulated lorry overturned on Old Edirne Asphalt in Yassıören Neighbouhood, Arnavutköy. The Fire Department was called at 14:04 and firefighters from Hadımköy and Germe stations attended the incident along with paramedics. The crews, arriving at the scene soon, rescued the lorry driver from where he had been stuck. Then he was taken to hospital by the medical team.

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12.9.2019 07:55:06 #Item:10710
Roof fire in Bayrampaşa http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10707/roof-fire-in-bayrampasa.html A fire broke out at the roof and on the fourth floor of a four-storey building on Ayancık Street in Murat Neighbourhood, Bayrampaşa. The Fire Department was called at 14:57 and fire crews from Bayrampaşa, Eyüp and Fatih stations attended the incident along with paramedics. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the roof and the flat, no one was injured or dead.

 

  

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11.9.2019 08:51:54 #Item:10707
Fire on a large land in Beylikdüzü http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10705/fire-on-a-large-land-in-beylikduzu.html A fire broke out on a large grassland on Yayla Street in Gürpınar Neighbourhood, Beylikdüzü. The Fire Department was called at 18:09 and fire crews from Beylikdüzü, Beykent, Avcılar and Mimarsinan stations attended the incident. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished th blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the grasssland, no one was injured or dead.

 

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8.9.2019 23:14:09 #Item:10705
Workplace fire in Bayrampaşa http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10704/workplace-fire-in-bayrampasa.html A fire broke out in a four-storey textile mill on Ar Street in Ayrancı Building Complex, Vatan Neighbourhood, Bayrampaşa. The Fire Department was called at 17:15 and fire crews from Bayrampaşa, Fatih, Şişli, Bakırköy, Seyrantepe, Turgutreis, Zeytinburnu, Kocasinan and Sultangazi stations attended the incident. 78 firefighters in 25 fire engines, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze and evacuated 7 people trapped in the neighbouring workplace. While the fire resulted in damage to the workplace, no one was injured or dead.

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7.9.2019 20:08:55 #Item:10704
Wooden building fire in Fatih http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10703/wooden-building-fire-in-fatih.html A fire broke out in a three-storey building on Şair Sermet Street in Kumkapı Şehsuvar Neighbourhood, Fatih. The Fire Department was called at 10:18 and fire crews from Fatih, Eminönü, Bakırköy and Beyoğlu stations attended the incident. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the wooden building, no one was injured or dead.

 

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7.9.2019 13:41:12 #Item:10703
Factory fire in Sultanbeyli http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10702/factory-fire-in-sultanbeyli.html A fire broke out in a high single-storey factory on Tenvir Street in Akşemsettin Neighbourhood, Sultanbeyli. The Fire Department was called at 22:18 and fire crews from Yenişehir, Sultanbeyli, Kartal, Büyükbakkalköy, Yenidoğan, Ümraniye, Kadıköy and Yakacık stations attended the incident along with paramedics. 66 firefighters in 25 fire engines, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the factory, no one was injured or dead.

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7.9.2019 01:33:04 #Item:10702
Workplace fire in Ataşehir http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10701/workplace-fire-in-atasehir.html A fire broke out in a three-storey workplace on Halk Road in Barbaros Neighbourhood, Ataşehir. The Fire Department was called at 04:45 and fire crews from Ünalan, Kadıköy, Kayışdağı, Ümraniye and Maltepe stations attended the incident. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the workplace, no one was injured or dead.

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6.9.2019 17:08:41 #Item:10701
Workplace fire in Esenyurt http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10695/workplace-fire-in-esenyurt.html A fire broke out in a workplace in Isıso Industrial Estate, Orhangazi Neighbourhood, Esenyurt. The Fire Department was called at 20:20 and fire crews from Kıraç, Bahçeşehir, Hadımköy and Avcılar stations attended the attended the incident along with paramedics. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the workplace, no one was injured or dead.

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5.9.2019 23:21:00 #Item:10695
Workplace fire in Sultangazi http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10694/workplace-fire-in-sultangazi.html A fire broke out in a workplace on Old London Asphalt in Malkaçoğlu Neighbourhood, Sultangazi. The Fire Department was called at 12:33 and fire crews from Sultangazi, Habibler, Başakşehir and Arnavutköy stations attended the incident. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the workplace, no one was injured or dead.

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5.9.2019 17:10:55 #Item:10694
Workplace fire in Kağıthane http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10691/workplace-fire-in-kagithane.html A fire broke out in a workplace on the fifth floor of a six-storey building on Büyükbey Street in Talatpaşa Neighbourhood, Kağıthane. The Fire Department was called at 00:48 and fire crews from Şişli and Beyoğlu stations attended the incident. The firefighters, arriving at the scene soon, extinguished the blaze. While the fire resulted in damage to the workpace, no one was injured or dead.

 

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4.9.2019 01:32:26 #Item:10691
Flat fire in Fatih http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10689/flat-fire-in-fatih.html At 00:04 on the notice received at the scene, Fatih and Kocamustafapaşa fire crews and 112 medical emergency teams were dispatched to the scene. During the fire, seven of our citizens were stranded on the upper floors. Property damage occurred in the flat, as a result of the incident there were no injuries and loss of life. 

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2.9.2019 10:01:03 #Item:10689
Shed fire in Çekmeköy http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10688/shed-fire-in-cekmekoy.html A fire occurred in a single-storey shed located on Reşadiye Road in Çekmeköy Reşadiye Neighborhood, Reşadiye. At about 17:29, fire crews from Yenidoğan and Ömerli stations were sent to the scene. The fire was extinguished as a result of the work of our crews who arrived at the scene in a short period of time.

No injuries or casualties were reported in the incident, which caused no property damage.

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1.9.2019 00:08:01 #Item:10688
Mayor İmamoğlu: “Let Our National Unity Grow Ever Stronger” http://itfaiye.ibb.gov.tr/en/news/10687/mayor-imamoglu-let-our-national-unity-grow-ever-stronger.html The first official ceremony for the 97th anniversary of August 30 Victory Day was held at the Atatürk Monument in Taksim.

After laying wreaths at the Atatürk Monument in Taksim, Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya, First Army Commander General Musa Avsever and Istanbul Mayor Ekrem İmamoğlu stood for a moment of silence, followed by the Turkish National Anthem. Yerlikaya, Avsever and İmamoğlu then visited the Governorate of Istanbul, where they attended celebrations.

The last of the official ceremonies was held on Vatan Avenue. The Governor, the Garrison Commander and the Mayor rode the ceremony car and greeted the citizens by waving at them. Citizens watched the parade waving Turkish flags and applauded the military and police officers' march. Famous poems by renowned Turkish poet Nazım Hikmet, “Epic of Kuvay-ı Milliye (National Forces)” and “Invitiation” were recited by the actors of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality’s (IMM) City Theatres. The ceremony ended with a parade of military troops.

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30.8.2019 16:43:02 #Item:10687