In his 20-year career with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, David Dourley has attended more house fires than he would care to count.
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Across Courier country there was more than one accidental house fire every day last year – almost all of which could have been prevented.
In his three decades in the fire service, firefighter Craig Thomson has seen first-hand the devastation a house fire can cause. Now he is working to prevent blazes and protect those who are most at risk from dying in their own home, especially those over 60.