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2018 Hooley Awards winners named

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 19:25
Three individuals were named 2018 Hooley Awards winners at the 10th annual ImageTrend Connect Conference on July 19

Firefighter arson: Could it happen within your ranks?

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:53
Learn how to identify the signs of firefighter arson within your own ranks and the actions fire chiefs can take to mitigate the problem

San Antonio fire union to sue city over alleged First Amendment violation

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:52
The union is suing the city for violating the First Amendment rights of firefighters gathering signatures at a public library earlier this year

Family: Recruit was fired from Toledo FD due to race

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:45
Outgoing Chief Luis Santiago confirmed the recruit was fired after he was unable to meet the state’s standards

Inter-agency collaboration solves staffing challenge in Idaho region

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:40
To deal with the natural uptick in calls that comes with population growth, they find new ways to work with their neighbors

Va. town considers closing fire station to cut costs

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:13
The Danville City Council is considering closing one of the town’s seven fire stations to offset a projected budget deficit

New first responder stamp to be released by USPS

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:12
The stamp includes a firefighter carrying an axe, an EMS worker and a law enforcement officer shining a flashlight

N.J. firefighters save seizing girl at public pool

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:03
JCFD Capt. Ken Simone and two other firefighters happened to be at the pool for a community outreach event

Death toll from Missouri duck boat accident climbs to 17

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:31
Officials says 14 people survived after a duck boat packed with tourists capsized and sank in high winds

Rescue crews search for bodies after duck boat accident kills 13

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:31
Four people are still missing after a duck boat packed with tourists capsized and sank in high winds

N.C. firefighter struck by lightning responding to a lightning strike

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:01
Fire Chief Jay Laughmiller was looking for a suspected brush fire started by lightning when he was struck

'Spontaneous combustion of tortilla chips' plagues Texas factory

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:42
The factory was reportedly trying a new food waste system, but the large cardboard boxes kept outside the factory kept igniting

Woman admitted she set blaze that killed two KC firefighters

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:08
Thu Hong Nguyen said to a fellow detainee in the Jackson County jail that she set a fire that killed people using flammable liquids in her salon

Pa. firefighters arrive on scene, rescue one of their own

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:58
Fire crews dispatched to a tractor rollover were surprised to find their captain had been involved in the incident

NY firefighter killed in motorcycle crash on way to EMS training

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:51
Firefighter Zachary J. Fazekas, 19, had been with the department for two years

High school students will train to be 911 operators

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:41
School officials hope the class will equip students with better communication skills and the appropriate responses in various emergency situations

The importance of data in framing a winning fire grant application

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 09:36
Tracking your first due area demographics, response details, and firefighter gear and apparatus details will make applying for grants a breeze

Fallen Chicago firefighter-EMT had rare heart condition

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:22
An autopsy determined Juan Bucio, 46, died from asphyxia caused by an abnormal heart beat

Houston council members call special meeting on firefighter pay

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:08
Five city council members have called a special meeting, hoping to force the issue of Houston firefighters' push for a referendum on pay "parity" with police

Fla. fire chief actively recruiting women to join firefighting ranks

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:44
The push for more women in the fire department is being driven by Fire Chief Doug Riley