The Emergency Fire and Rescue Unit are a non-profit voluntary organization which has been set up in order to provide emergency rescue services In case of any national disasters such as floods, earthquakes, airplane crashes or any other similar catastrophes.
The EFRU Team also specialise in basic and advanced rescue such as cliff rescue, high angle rescue, basic and advanced fire-fighting, rescue diving, USAR, USAR – K9 and first aid, the unit is also equipped to offer its services to commercial and other charitable organizations who may request its assistance.
This year we have proudly sponsored 2 of our colleagues, Ray Degabriele and Malcolm Ellul, who dedicated their time to participate in this year’s Cycling Tour in Sicily. A Team of 20 members (13 cyclists and 7 backup crew) travelled to Sicily to cycle from Pozallo to Nicolosi and back again, a total of 300km in 2 days, to help The EFRU team raise funds to be able to purchase an ambulance to be able to offer their help through their community assistance program in many charitable events.
Avis Malta would like to congratulate all the members that took part and made this Charity event possible. We would also like to wish everyone good luck in any upcoming charity events.