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Man allegedly high on meth breaks into Calif. fire station

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 22:25
The man told firefighters he just got out of prison and thought someone was chasing him with a weapon

Do you have funding in place for your fire prevention program?

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 03:32
The competitive nature of federal government grants may force departments to look to the private sector for funding

How to protect the fire apparatus after on-site decontamination

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 00:57
By addressing configuration, materials used and ventilation operations, the fire apparatus can avoid contamination by turnout gear

Va. volunteer fire dept. gives up EMS license

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 00:14
Craigsville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Tracy Martin said the volunteers voted to stop responding to EMS calls because they felt unneeded

Retired paramedic raises money for fire dept. with singing talents

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 23:59
Bob Bullard and his partner, Stacy Skaggs, have been holding performance fundraisers once a month and raised thousands of dollars

Video: Firefighters pull woman from apartment blaze

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 23:22
A cell phone video captures firefighters rescuing a woman who was trapped on the second floor, in the worst part of the fire

NY fire chief terminated after racist Facebook post

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:43
East Syracuse Fire Chief Jim Brewster was has been removed as the village's fire chief by its board of trustees after he used a racial slur in a comment on Facebook

2 Ariz. firefighters hurt in rollover crash on way home from Carr Fire

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:39
The Elephant Head Volunteer Fire Department firefighters were driving home when their fire truck blew a tire and rolled over

Report: Massive Carr Fire tornado trapped, killed Calif. firefighter

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:27
A tornado with a base the size of three football fields and winds up to 165 miles an hour swept down on Jeremy Stoke in mere seconds, according to the report

FRI 2018 Quick Take: Providing results with fire chief leadership and risk management

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 00:50
People, policy, training, discipline, supervision and discipline help to minimize risks and keep firefighters safe

Mass. fire dept. first in state to use ultrasound technology

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 23:50
The Foxborough Fire Department will be the first in Massachusetts to use an ultrasound device that can diagnose things like internal bleeding and collapsed lungs

Fire department drone helps catch car theft suspect

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 23:34
The Bargersville Fire Department used their drone to locate a man suspected of stealing a car and driving into a corn field

Firefighter pleads guilty to assaulting bicyclist during argument

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 22:56
Charles Mudra was sentenced to probation for grabbing and tackling bicyclist advocate Austin Davis at a community meeting about a bike lane

FRI 2018 Quick Take: Parkland: Seven minutes and 17 seconds

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 22:36
Lessons learned from incident command for the Marjory Stoneman Douglas School MCI

Ala. fire chief pushes for city-owned ambulance service

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 22:09
Decatur Fire Chief Tony Grande said he’s frustrated at First Response’s failure to meet the requirements of the city code

LODD: NC asst. fire chief dies after rescuing person trapped in trench

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 22:03
Orange Rural Fire Department Assistant Chief Jeff Holden was found unresponsive at the station

Officials identify Utah battalion chief killed in Calif. wildfire

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 21:55
Draper City Fire Department Battalion Chief Matthew Burchett was battling flames downstream of Lake Pillsbury’s Scott Dam when he was hit by a falling tree

Fla. firefighters repair roof damaged by hurricane

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 08:30
Firefighter Felix Marquez and a team of responders remove rotted wood from Bob Thomas’ roof and replaced it with sturdy plywood

Calif. fire officials ask for $42M annual plan to boost staffing, service

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 08:30
The plan would add about 175 paid firefighters, many of them paramedics, to bolster the county’s current paid firefighting force of 400

Parrot launches swear word rant at firefighter in rescue attempt

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 00:31
Jessie, a parrot, had spent three days on a neighbor’s roof and greeted firefighters trying to rescue her with a tirade of four-letter words