Our Team

We’re an award-winning business with a team of people ready to help you with your fire and safety needs

Our service engineers are BAFE (British Approvals for Fire Equipment) and JOIFF certified.

We have a nationwide mission to protect people and their property!

Willie and Claire O'Leary - Managing Directors of Munster Fire & Safety

Willie & Claire O’Leary – Managing Directors

Having previously worked in fire safety, Willie founded Munster Fire & Safety with his wife Claire in 2002.  Now with a growing team, their mission to Protect People & Property is part of every day life at Munster Fire & Safety.

Both Willie and Claire are active in their local community – Willie coaching sports teams and Claire leading the local branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann which promotes traditional culture especially amongst young people.

Fire Service Team at Munster Fire & Safety

Fire Service Team

L – R:  Jackie O’Sullivan, JJ Cremin, Willie O’Leary, Dermot O’Riordan

Our service team is led by Service Department Manager Jackie O’Sullivan. Between them, Willie, JJ and Dermot have almost 30 years of experience in the maintenance of fire extinguishers, fire alarm systems and emergency lighting. The lads spend their days making sure our customers’ portable fire-fighting equipment and alarm systems are in proper working order and delivering the best in fire safety training to a range of businesses in Munster across multiple industries.

JJ and Dermot can be found rallying in their spare time and Jackie looks after 3 other boys at home!

Customer Service Team at Munster Fire & Safety

Customer Service Team

L – R:  Catherine Ring, Danny Hickey, Eileen Daly, Katie Marrinan

Our experienced customer service team will take care of your workwear and PPE needs.  You will be looked after whether you visit our retail store, our online store or if you are a business customer placing an order.

If you would like print or embroidery on your workwear Danny and Eileen will make sure you’re looking your best at work! 

Catherine and Katie are your first point contact with us and they strive to make your experience a pleasant one.

William O'Leary

Managing Director & Fire Trainer

William started Munster Fire & Safety 15 years ago having previously worked in fire safety. He spends his days making sure our customers’ portable fire fighting equipment is in proper working order and delivering the best in fire safety training to a range of businesses in Munster across multiple industries. His mission is to train companies how to be safe in the event of a fire, and how to fulfill their responsibilities under The Fire Services Act 1981/2003

When he is not training in fire safety, he is training the local GAA club in Millstreet! Training is his forte!

Claire O'Leary

Managing Director & Operations

Claire co-founded Munster Fire & Safety with William in 2002. She is responsible for the overall operations and running of the business in terms of product development, service delivery, business development, marketing and customer relationships. There isn’t anything Claire doesn’t know or can’t help you with when it comes to safety service or products! Outside of work you’ll find her love of music…anywhere there is a trad session or practicing her fiddle when she gets a chance.

JJ Cremin

Fire Safety Engineer

JJ is top of the fire and safety field with almost 15 years service as a fire safety engineer. If your fire prevention equipment or alarms are in need of servicing or an upgrade, JJ has got you covered. 

Eileen Daly

Product & Marketing Support

Eileen supports our product development and marketing efforts. She is also on hand to help with any product inquiries and order processing.

When she’s not developing our product range, she is developing her wardrobe with any stylish clothes she can find! 

Jackie O'Sullivan

Fire Safety Support

Jackie keeps Willie & JJ in line with their Fire Safety Training, Servicing & Maintenance. She is our go to person for scheduling of training course or servicing & maintenance appointments. When she is not scheduling and keeping the lads in order, she is keeping her lads at home in order…husband and 2 boys…Trying to catch up on sleep.

Bridget Walsh


Bridget manages our finances..she loves crunching numbers.

When she is not crunching numbers, she is watching and support GAA! 

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