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Memphis Fire Department training nurses to help with call volume

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 12:31
Instead of sending an ambulance to every call, nurses will find out more about the patient and figure out a better alternative for them

How DahlgrenDecon is the fastest, most effective decontamination solution

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:38
DahlgrenDecon can neutralize fentanyl in about five minutes and is the most effective decontamination for other drugs, chemical and biological agents as well as toxic industrial chemicals and materials

Firefighters stand in for hurt colleague at son's graduation

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:37
School officials reserved a row of seats for the firefighters so they could stand in for Lt. Dan Kauppi, who is currently in the hospital after a vehicle crash

W.Va. passes bill to aid families of fallen firefighters

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:31
The bill makes death benefits retroactively effective Jan. 1 to help the families of firefighters who died while responding to a fatal crash

Judge refuses to overturn suicide ruling in death of Ohio firefighter

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:58
Suicide was the ruling of the Summit County Medical Examiner in the months after Tonya Johnson’s death, and a judge Tuesday declined to overturn that conclusion

Preserving firefighter culture, fire service camaraderie

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:22
Embrace fire service camaraderie, diversity and history while moving forward in service to embrace the future with passion

The conscience of now

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:22
Embrace fire service camaraderie, diversity and history while moving forward in service to embrace the future with passion

Mich. firefighters sickened by carbon monoxide on call

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 10:21
Firefighters responded to what they thought was just a medical call and were transported to the hospital after one firefighter collapsed

Mich. city hires more responders as full-time EMS service moves forward

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 08:30
Adrian fire chief Tim Bartenslager asked the mayor, city commission and city administrator to increase the roster from 15 to 18 firefighters

7 steps to implement automated dispatch in your fire department

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 08:00
Dispatch technology can revolutionize the way you call your firefighters to service, no matter where they are and what type of device they’re using

Okla. firefighters pose for ‘baby boom’ photo

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 13:44
Seven Glenpool Fire Department firefighters, who have become fathers over the last year, commemorated the occasion with a special photoshoot

Tenn. firefighters prepare for active shooters with ballistic gear

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:26
Every La Vergne Fire Department apparatus will now be equipped with ballistic vests and helmets for every firefighter on board

Ill. firefighters' union sued by city in ambulance dispute

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:53
The city of Mattoon filed a lawsuit against the union over an arbitration award that gave the city the power to remove ambulances from the fire department

Family blames firefighters for not finding missing man in blaze

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:38
The family of Kevin McGriff Jr., who was found dead days after a fire was extinguished in a home, does not believe firefighters properly searched for him

IAFC: Mobile technology can increase sudden cardiac arrest survival rates

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:46
The International Association of Fire Chiefs cited the PulsePoint app as a way to utilize responders and bystanders to increase sudden cardiac arrest survival

Off-duty firefighter helps girl who fell into fire pit while camping

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 11:57
Mike Heddleston jumped into action when Charlotte Chapin, 10, fell headfirst into the pit during a father-and-daughter campout

Police: Minn. firefighter was repeatedly provoked before fatal beating

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 11:28
Footage shows that Steve Hlinsky remained unfazed by an agitated bar patron multiple times until another man joined in and blew marijuana smoke at Hlinsky

Video: Mich. firefighter becomes trapped during apartment blaze

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 11:23
The Otsego Fire Department issued a mayday call after the firefighter became trapped by a collapsed roof while attempting to exit the structure

Kan. firefighter crashes fire truck into tree after passing out

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 10:51
Columbus Fire Rescue said the firefighter suffered a medical emergency while en route to a call about an active fire alarm

2 Miami firefighters struck while helping crash victims

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 10:02
The Miami Fire-Rescue firefighters were helping extricate a driver when an SUV sideswiped a rescue truck, hitting the two firefighters

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