The fire service is on hand to answer the call to a fire 24 hours a day. They are also able to assist with accidents or other emergencies. This book tells the reader about how highly-trained teams are able to act quickly when and where they are needed.;The reader can find out about: rescuing people from fire; helping at road accidents; clearing up after floods; rescuing animals in danger; and making buildings safe after storms.;The dual text-level on each page aims to help less-able readers. The book stresses the importance of teamwork and helping others, as laid out in citizenship guidelines.