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Md. fire dept. partners with hospital to launch mobile paramedic service

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 20:30
Baltimore City Fire Department officials hope the pilot program will reduce strains on first responders and emergency rooms

NY firefighters look to regroup after drug ring sweep

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 20:30
Mechanicstown Fire District Board Chairman Jay McClintock Jr. said the firefighters been through hard times before and will do what they need to do to move on

A clean change: Properly caring for firefighter turnout gear

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 07:00
Fire departments must prioritize a second set of turnout gear and access to the equipment needed to clean their PPE

Training Day: Advancing the fire hose line with thermal imaging cameras

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 07:00
Evaluate team integrity, communication and progress while advancing the hose line to complete a primary search

IAFC opens nominations for Fire Chief of the Year

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 03:36
Nominations will be accepted through May 19; one volunteer and one career fire chief will be recognized for exceptional leadership

Firefighters express frustration after vehicles drive over hose at scene

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 23:46
Moores Mill Fire Department Capt. Zachary Taylor said the first car got stuck on top of the hose, and the second slid over it

6 ways to defend yourself against verbal abuse

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 23:23
A verbal attack can be personal; here's how to deflect the blow

Mont. firefighter health and safety bill passes committee

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 23:13
The Firefighter Protection Act aims to make workers’ compensation claims for job-related cancer easier for firefighters

NM firefighter dies in off-duty domestic dispute

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 23:08
Albuquerque police spokesman Gilbert Gallegos said officers responding to a domestic dispute found the body of Christian Reid, 25, outside an apartment comple

Maine husband and wife who ran fire, EMS services abruptly resign

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 22:21
Former Searsmont Fire Chief James Ames and Joanne Ames, former EMS manager, said conflict and bad feelings prefaced their departures

5 FDNY firefighters hurt in blaze that killed 1

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 21:52
The blaze killed a woman and her dog, who were alone in the house at the time of the fire

Baltimore firefighters recall minutes before being rescued from burning home

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 20:30
Josh Montague and Rebecca Budnick realize it could have been worse, but that didn't make it any less scary when Montague fell through a burning home's floor

Trending topics: Should paramedics have a degree?

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 04:36
The idea of requiring paramedics to earn a college degree is a hot topic among industry personnel, with national organizations weighing in

Minn. fire depts. to buy washers, dryers with state grant

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 23:35
The State Fire Marshal Division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety awarded $600,000 to fire departments across the state

Police: Calif. man starts blaze, attempts to run down firefighter

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 23:24
Troy Jordan allegedly attempted to run down a firefighter before leading police on a high-speed chase to his home, where officers found he’d set a fire

Officials: Man destroyed American flag on FDNY ambulance

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:57
Fire officials said the man was arrested after destroying a flag that was “proudly displayed” on the back of an ambulance

Mich. fire Lt. donates liver to colleague

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:47
Comstock Township Fire and Rescue Lt. Doug McLiechey and Capt. Dale Beauchamp are both recovering after an “uneventful” surgery

Ohio auditor seeks tax break for fallen first responders' spouses

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:42
Franklin County Auditor Clarence Mingo is renewing his call to provide a property tax break to the spouses of first responders who die in the line of duty

Man choked by LA firefighter to get $7.4M

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:14
Samuel Chang was choked unconscious by an off-duty Los Angeles firefighter who saw him handing out Halloween candy to children

Gas line explosion in San Francisco sets buildings on fire

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 06:23
Firefighters worked to keep the fire from spreading while Pacific Gas & Electric crews have been trying for more than an hour to shut off the natural gas line