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Family of firefighter killed in shooting grateful for support

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 22:16
The husband and father of three was killed Thursday in the crossfire of a gunfight between police and an armed man

Is a regional AFG application right for your project?

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 21:56
Four questions to help determine if your project meets the qualifications

Man in iconic 9/11 photo sues FDNY for racial discrimination

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:59
Lt. Daniel McWilliams, alleged he was booted from serving as a flag bearer at the memorial Mass for deceased members of the Vulcan Society — a group for black firefighters within the FDNY

Off-duty firefighter defending couple, attacked, punched by teens

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:44
The firefighter told the kids to stop taunting a nearby couple when he was sucker-punched

Off-duty firefighter attacked, punched by teens while defending couple

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:44
One of the males in the group of seven teenagers harassing the couple punched the intervening firefighter in the back of his head, sending him sprawling to the ground

NJ firefighters battle chemical plant fire

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:56
Kearny fire officials said the blaze at the Alden Leads chlorine plant in Hudson County was reported Friday night and burned into Saturday

How to increase scene safety with advanced incident lighting

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 04:24
Today’s emergency responder needs lighting with extended operation, portability and illumination power in a compact and rugged package

Pa. volunteer firefighter dies after MVA response

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 04:09
Prior to joining Willow Street Fire Company, William N. Franck was a member of the Saint Michaels Fire Department in Maryland

Firefighter dies from electrocution in aerial device surrounded by children

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 01:48
An Austrian firefighter was demonstrating an aerial device by taking 3rd and 4th grade students up in the bucket when he suffered a fatal electric shock

Wis. bill would give tax credits to volunteer firefighters, EMTs

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 00:05
The bill would allow volunteer firefighters and EMS workers to receive refundable tax credits for equipment purchases and for education-related activities and travel

Q&A: Understanding the critical role of company officers on department leadership and culture

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 23:53
Captain Mike Jaffa shares how company officers can expand their impact on crewmembers while enhancing their leadership potential

Understanding the critical role of company officers on department leadership and culture

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 23:53
Captain Mike Jaffa shares how company officers can expand their impact on crewmembers while enhancing their leadership potential

NM mayor's plan would charge for emergency costs

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 23:16
Fees would range from $400 for hazard mitigation and cleanup to $1,305 for use of "heavy rescue tools and other equipment"

FDNY celebrates 25th annual Second Chance ceremony

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 22:24
The ceremony reunites FDNY first responders with the people they have saved in the past year

Documentary focuses on trauma, emotional toll faced by first responders

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 21:56
A new documentary, "Keeping the Peace," tells the story of law enforcement officers, firefighters and other first-responders and the harrowing scenes they witness

RI firefighters save 9 lives, rescuing ducklings from storm drain

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 03:00
The mother duck ran right up to the truck like Lassie, then back to the storm drain

Rapid Response: Wis. FF’s death reinforces need to plan for violent events

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 08:30
Medical call turns violent, leaving firefighter and bystander dead, police officer wounded

Spokane lays off 10 dispatchers as it considers joining new emergency communications center

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 03:00
Once operations begin at the new dispatch center on July 1, the city will only need eight of its 18 fire dispatchers

Pittsburgh planning heavy police, fire, EMS presence for Garth Brooks concert

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 03:00
There will be 32 paramedics inside the stadium during the concert along with two doctors

Unknowing microaggressions: Avoiding unintended miscommunication with our citizens

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 01:07
An incident highlighted how perception is everything in communications with community members

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