As the world slowly returns back to work - have we learned anything? Will we change our lives? asks Melanie Verwoerd.
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Meet Team Juliet, South Africa's first all-female firefighting crew.
The firefighters who tirelessly battled to bring a raging fire in the Overstrand area under control have held a parade to thank the community for their support. Watch.
A Working on Fire helicopter pilot has been killed after his chopper went down over Riversdale, while he was helping to fight a blaze.
Employees at a Gordon’s Bay restaurant are trying to pick up the pieces after a massive fire in the area destroyed the food outlet on Tuesday. Watch.
A series of fires that have flared up in the Southern Cape has been brought under control.
While fires in Somerset West have been ongoing now for eight days, a blaze in the Hawequa Plantation near Paarl is burning out of control, according to Working On Fire. Watch.
Fin24 reader PJ suggests that the firefighters sent to Canada should have persevered as it could have been a first small step leading to bigger opportunities.
The parliamentary portfolio committee on Environmental Affairs says it will engage with the Department of Environmental Affairs to 'fully understand' the salary dispute involving South African firefighters who had gone to Canada to help suppress wildfires there.
The 301 firefighters who were deployed to Canada to help suppress wildfires there are coming back home, says the department of environmental affairs, adding that South Africans should not condemn them.
Canadian premier Rachel Notley has said she chose to send South African firefighters back home because their daily allowance was below her province’s minimum wage, a report says.
Nico Heyns, the helicopter pilot who died during firefighting efforts, interrupted his leave to assist, it has been reported.
The Robinson Pass that links Oudtshoorn and Mossel Bay in the Western Cape is closed due to a raging fire, says Working on Fire.
At least 150 Working on Fire (WoF) firefighters will join the battle to put out fires that have swept through Mpumalanga in the past week.
At least two residential properties were damaged during a wild fire that erupted during strong winds on the slopes of Devil's Peak on Monday night - taking over 100 firefighters to extinguish. We spoke to a Vredehoek resident that was affected by the blaze. Watch.
Watch the latest visuals and images coming from the wildfire-stricken Western Cape, as emergency fire and rescue services battle five ongoing blazes.
South Africans firefighters who went on strike in Canada were ‘ruthlessly’ exploited, the National Union of Metalworkers of SA said on Thursday.
The 301 firefighters who were deployed to Canada to help suppress wildfires there have arrived home.
A mediator from Working on Fire has been sent to Canada by Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa to assist in resolving the pay dispute involving a team of firefighters, the department says.
Canada has asked South Africa's singing firefighters to go home after an internal pay dispute could not be resolved, Working on Fire has said.
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