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Operating in the roadway: A WMD approach to traffic incident management

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 23:03
Implement the weapons of mass destruction operational concepts of time, distance and shielding to protect firefighters at traffic incidents

Video: Train nearly hits firefighters as they battle blaze

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 22:35
A train roared by just as crews moved themselves and equipment off the track as they put out a two-alarm fire at a tire business

Texas firefighter with cancer wins legal battle for worker’s comp.

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 22:28
A judge ruled in favor of firefighter Homer Salinas after the city insurance carrier refused to cover treatment costs for his kidney cancer

Hurricane Michael kills 2, leaves path of destruction

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 22:18
The hurricane carved an agonizing path of destruction across the Florida Panhandle, Georgia and southeastern Alabama and killed at least two people

Safe apparatus operation, the next firefighter safety initiative

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 07:24
Implement initial and continuous training on emergency vehicle operation SOGs, vehicle dynamics and defensive driving to combat the second greatest cause of firefighter LODDs

Safe apparatus operation, the next firefighter safety initiative

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 07:24
Implement initial and continuous training on emergency vehicle operation SOGs, vehicle dynamics and defensive driving to combat the second greatest cause of firefighter LODDs

Go back to the basics for highway incident operations training

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 07:09
Subhead: Every responder should be trained on four roadway safety basics to prepare for the hazards they face on every trip outside the fire station

LODD: Md. firefighter dies of occupational cancer

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 05:12
Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department firefighter Jesse McCullough died after battling cancer since 2017

Conn. firefighter on leave after being found unresponsive on duty

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 23:21
The New Haven Fire Department firefighter was found by colleagues, who were getting ready to respond to a medical call

National Law Enforcement Museum unveils interactive 911 exhibit

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 23:12
Visitors stepping into the 911 Emergency Ops exhibit will experience the real-life intensity of a public safety command center and learn about the role of a 911 dispatcher

Study: Sleep deprivation can have ‘dire consequences’ for everyone

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 22:53
When sleep-deprived, “Individuals working critical jobs may put themselves and [others] at risk,” one researcher said

What you need to know about structural firefighting gloves and NFPA 1971

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 22:46
New standards strengthen moisture barrier, thermal protection and fit

Video: Firefighters rescue man trapped in burning building

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 22:31
Helmet cam footage shows firefighters saving a man they found trapped underneath the abandoned building's foundation

Hurricane Michael menaces Fla. as it reaches Category 4

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 22:19
Hurricane Michael closed in on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 145 mph, the most powerful storm on record ever to menace the area

5 haunted firehouses to avoid (or not) this Halloween

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 04:31
Haunted houses aren't exclusive to Halloween, some come in the form of fire stations and stay scary all year long

Highlights from NFFF's 'Light the Night'

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 02:18
Fire departments were invited by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to pay tribute to the 103 firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2017

What firefighters need to know about BLEVEs

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 01:40
Here's a breakdown on what a boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion is, how it occurs and how it can be prevented

What firefighters need to know about BLEVEs

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 01:40
Here's a breakdown on what a boiling liquid expanding vapor explosion is, how it occurs and how it can be prevented

Mo. firefighter suffers serious head injury on call

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 23:51
North Callaway Fire Protection District volunteer firefighter Tim Hays is recovering in the hospital after being struck on the head by a falling branch

Bride of firefighter killed at crash scene takes wedding photos alone

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 23:28
Jessica Padgett posed for photos on what was supposed to be her wedding day with firefighter Kendall Murphy, who was killed by an alleged drunk driver in 2017

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