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2 FDNY EMTs hurt after 2nd first responder assault in recent days

FF News - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:01
An EMT was knocked unconscious and another suffered broken ribs just a few days after another violent incident on a call

Mo. firefighter hurt in fire truck crash

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 23:07
Elijah Sell was extricated and airlifted to the hospital after the fire truck he was in rolled over

5 tips to boost to fire-based EMS training performance

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:42
Setting the right objectives during firefighter training is the key to reaching them

Houston official proposes garbage fee to finance firefighter pay raise

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:36
Under the proposal, most Houston homeowners would be charged a flat, monthly fee between $25 and $40 to help the city absorb the cost of raises for firefighters

Fire trucks get special makeover for funeral of firefighter killed in line of duty

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:07
Harris Auto Body shut down its collision center to detail the trucks that will be used in the funeral of Christopher Roy

Calif. man rescued 2 days after getting stuck in restaurant grease vent

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 20:52
A would-be burglar had to be rescued from the grease vent of a vacant Chinese restaurant after being trapped for two days

Book excerpt: “Surviving the Firehouse”

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 04:01
"You will be judged, not by your great God-given skills, or intelligence, but by your attitude"

2 fire technicians killed at US research base in Antarctica

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 03:09
The fire technicians were performing routine maintenance on a fire suppression system before they were found unconscious

Training, accountability: 3 lessons from the Griffith Park fire

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 02:07
Numbers are no substitute for technical skills and firefighter training

3 simple ways to avoid a fire department PR nightmare

FF News - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 01:16
Remember to be kind and to keep your professional life off of social media

Firefighter goes above and beyond to help family of young girl

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 23:53
Rob McClara and his wife started a fundraiser for 9-year-old Angel's family and have raised more than $3,000 after being inspired by her generosity

Calif. couple donates everything in house to firefighters who lost homes

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 23:38
A veteran and his wife, who are moving to North Carolina, packed up a large storage truck filled with most of their belongings to help dozens of families

Video: FDNY firefighters caught in huge backdraft

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 23:11
Raw footage captures a massive backdraft firefighters experienced while putting out a blaze that injured seven firefighters

Texas firefighters save more than 100 snakes from house fire

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 22:05
Authorities say that when firefighters arrived, they discovered a second-floor bedroom full of snakes and lizards

Calif. firefighter dies in crash on way to work

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 21:46
Steven Pacatte was driving on a foggy road when he attempted to pass a garbage truck and collided with another vehicle

A head-to-toe PPE fitting: How to make sure every item is working to protect you

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 07:00
Follow NFPA standards and check the overlap of PPE ensemble interfaces to ensure you are protected from contamination and thermal injury

Family counseling: Keeping bonds strong

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 01:47
First responder families face unique stressors, which can be overcome with the help of a professional family counselor

Preventing fire deaths through fire prevention public education

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 00:40
Gather stakeholders and resources, capitalize on the holidays and perform a community education blitz after tragedy to stop preventable fire deaths

Fla. fire dept. using grant to buy gas monitors to detect cancer-causing toxins

FF News - Wed, 12/12/2018 - 00:04
With $98,807 from FEMA and $9,880 of department money, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue will buy 149 gas monitors that will notify firefighters of harmful gases

Colo. city officials OK funding for fire station gender-specific bathrooms

FF News - Tue, 12/11/2018 - 23:59
The city will spend $225,000 to make the fixes needed to give female firefighters their own facilities at the four stations in Pueblo