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Ohio FF/paramedic finishes mowing lawn for injured man

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 01:19
A Cuyahoga Falls firefighter/paramedic is being praised for an unexpected act of kindness

Firefighters rescue 2 from scaffold near top of 50-story Okla. tower

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 00:43
Firefighters secured the scaffold with ropes as it dangled from a crane, 20-30 feet (6-9 meters) above the roof

Mom runs inside burning home to rescue kids; all 3 die

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 00:39
The sheriff said running back to save the children was a great "action of love" displayed by the mother

Rhode Island firefighter OT bill to become law

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 21:59
The bill mandates overtime pay for local firefighters after they work an "average" 42-hour week — which is already the case in most, but not all, Rhode Island communities

FBI, DHS investigating suspected arson in Conn. mosque fire

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 21:52
Though it was brought under control within an hour, the fire, which began on the first day of Ramadan, caused significant damage to both floors

FBI, DHS investigating suspected arson in NY mosque fire

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 21:52
Though it was brought under control within an hour, the fire, which began on the first day of Ramadan, caused significant damage to both floors

Wyo. airport receives nearly $9M grant to renovate fire training facility

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 21:27
The grant is funded by the Federal Aviation Trust Fund, which uses taxes collected from airline tickets to support U.S. airline capital and operational costs

Two Conn. firefighters honored for 50 years of volunteer service

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 03:00
The two paused to reflect on what the department used to be, and how things have changed in five decades

Firefighters' health at heart of Iowa city's new fire station

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 03:00
The chief said her must-haves are biophilia — or focusing the design on nature to improve mental health — and decontamination areas

International Public Safety Association to host 2 free webinars for first responders

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 02:03
The webinars will cover security for places of worship and how to prepare for complex attacks

Ga. firefighter placed on unpaid leave after murder charge

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 22:23
Charles Sconyers, 28, is charged in the death of 1-year-old Lincoln William Davitte, who was weeks away from turning 2

Ga. firefighter 'seriously' injured in highway crash

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 22:07
An Atlanta firefighter was seriously hurt when a driver hydroplaned and hit him as he responded to a crash on an interstate

4 dead in mid-air plane crash; NTSB to investigate

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 21:27
Four people were killed in a a deadly midair collision between two sightseeing planes

How to improve interagency relationships in public safety

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 02:31
Focus on front-line operations, structured scalability and agency-specific enhancements

Recruitment and retention efforts often need extra focus

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 02:11
Take whatever steps are necessary to recruit, retain, educate, hire, consolidate or reevaluate

Chief: Gawkers slowed fire department response

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 00:13
Traffic near the fire was a "huge hinderance" to the 23 firefighters and five units that responded to the fire

High-tech dispatch tool will help Ohio county dispatchers track mobile phone users

Sun, 05/12/2019 - 23:34
Software and hardware will be installed at dispatch centers that will give dispatchers immediate location data within 3 feet of the mobile phone being used

Closure of Wyo. city's FD shifts burden to neighboring departments

Sun, 05/12/2019 - 23:26
On July 1 the Mills Fire Department will be reduced to administrative-only roles

Former Fla. firefighter claims cop got him fired, files lawsuit

Sun, 05/12/2019 - 22:44
Lewis Ashley Smith, who was not prosecuted on a charge of disorderly conduct, blames Daytona Beach Police Officer Shawn Clark for losing his job

Firefighter reunites with woman he saved 33 years ago

Sun, 05/12/2019 - 22:34
Retired firefighter Dan Sullivan recalls having to search for the baby by feeling the floor with his hands due to heavy smoke