Responding to the death of firefighter Nial Hamilton at an incident in Lurgan, Armagh, Northern Ireland, on Monday 10 February 2014, Matt Wrack, Fire Brigades Union general secretary, said:
â€œI know all Fire Brigades Union members will join me in sending condolences to Nialâ€™s family, friends and colleagues at this difficult time.
â€œThe FBU has already taken steps to ensure that advice and assistance is provided to Nialâ€™s family as necessary.”
The union said it would circulate further details, including details of funeral arrangements as appropriate, in due course.
You can read a members’ circular from Matt WrackÂ on Nial’s death here.