Press release -
Falck selected by Airbus as fire safety partner
Falck has been selected by Airbus to deliver industrial fire and emergency services to Airbus sites across France, Germany, and the UK.
October 1, 2021 Falck began delivering industrial fire and emergency services to Airbus, a leading aircraft manufacturer. On various sites spread across France, Germany, and the United Kingdom firefighters from Falck will ensure rapid response, prevention and maintenance of fire equipment at Airbus’ facilities.
The contract is the biggest industrial fire services contract won by Falck, and a great step supporting the development of Falck’s global footprint.
“We are pleased that we have been selected by Airbus with this critical task to ensure the safety of their employees and protect and secure business continuity. We very much look forward to our collaboration and to provide fire safety services across Airbus’ main production sites,” says VP Fire Services Dries Van Dongen.
Scale, fire safety expertise and a uniform approach is key to our business
Falck is the largest specialist provider of industrial fire rescue and emergency services in the world. Falck and Airbus will collaborate and share thoughts and ideas to improve processes and services across borders.
“With our scale, Falck is perfectly suited to meet Airbus` requirements. With great teamwork across borders we will be able to take advantage of all the insights and learnings that we accumulate locally and put this knowledge into practice globally,” says VP Fire Services Dries Van Dongen.
For more than a century, Falck has worked with local and national governments to prevent accidents, diseases and emergency situations, to rescue and assist people in emergencies quickly and competently and to rehabilitate people after illness or injury. This has made Falck an international leader in emergency response and healthcare services.
Falck operates in 30 countries and has approximately 27,000 employees.