The Emergency Fire & Rescue Unit (EFRU) is a non-profit making voluntary organization, which is set up primarily to provide emergency rescue services as a backup to the constituted authorities in case of national catastrophes such as earthquakes, major disasters, airplane crashes, floods, and similar occurrences.

Specializing in Basic and Advanced Rescue; 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, from time to time, request its assistance be it on land or sea.