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Mo. fire dept. gathers at memorial for 6 firefighters killed 30 years ago

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 22:04
Firefighters honored the six firefighters who were killed on Nov. 29, 1988, when a burning trailer containing thousands of pounds of ammonium nitrate exploded

Former firefighter-paramedic admits to stealing, using painkillers on duty

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 21:53
Michael L. Fostich admitted that he removed vials of morphine and fentanyl from locked safes on ambulances throughout 2016

Former firefighter-paramedic pleads guilty to stealing painkillers while on duty

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 21:53
Michael L. Fostich admitted that he removed vials of morphine and fentanyl from locked safes on ambulances throughout 2016

Revenue cycle management: Lessons for the fire service CFO

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 02:51
Fire-based EMS revenue structures and a success story in operating on user fees while providing excellent service

How to celebrate the importance of 911 emergency dispatchers in the chain of survival

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 01:19
A 911 communications center displays a lifesaver ring as a visual reminder of the purposeful work dispatchers do for their communities

Man finds explosive substance in old first aid kits

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 23:25
John Harahus picked up the first aid kits from his father, Craig, and called 911 after opening them and finding picric acid inside some of the bandages

Firefighters save sacred scrolls from synagogue blaze

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 23:19
Houston firefighters managed to save every single Torah scroll from the Congregation Torah Vachesed after a fire broke out

Firefighter sues Texas city for failing to prevent sexual harassment

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 23:06
Firefighter Kelly Gall said the city of Austin failed to take action against Lt. James Baker, who filmed Gall in a restroom, after reports of inappropriate behavior

NJ volunteer fire dept. uses $100K grant to buy new equipment

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 22:48
The Demarest Volunteer Fire Department purchased 12 portable radios, which means all 33 volunteers now have their own equipment

Report: Pa. volunteer firefighter shortage is a 'public safety crisis'

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 22:16
According to a report, Pennsylvania needs to provide funding and take other action to fight a "public safety crisis" due to a decline in volunteer firefighters

Father-daughter duo arrested for assaulting responders at crash scene

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 22:00
A police report said Gene Southworth refused to let responders pull a victim from a crashed car, and his daughter caused a disturbance as he was detained

Retired Va. firefighter suing city over discrimination

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 02:09
A retired firefighter claims the city of Norfolk discriminated against him after learning he was gay when he married his husband in 2014

Woman thanks firefighter who single-handedly saved her home

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 01:45
Courtney McClain watched Capt. Jason May on a surveillance app as he fought to keep the flames from destroying her Oak Park, Calif. home

Experts: Calif. must fix fatal flaws in wildfire warning and evacuation plans

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 01:15
The state needs to do a better job of getting warnings to residents through cellphones, broadcast outlets and the internet, experts and legislators said

Mich. township votes to leave co-run fire department

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 22:18
Garfield Township voted to leave the three-township department, effective December 2019, due in part to "taxation without representation"

3 Dallas firefighters injured while battling 4-alarm blaze

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 22:02
Three Dallas Fire-Rescue firefighters were extricated from a condo apartment building after the second floor collapsed while they were inside

Quiz: Do you know how to protect yourself from fentanyl exposure?

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 00:45
Test your knowledge of how well you can recognize and address possible risks of exposure to fentanyl

Video shows gender reveal explosion that sparked massive Ariz. wildfire

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 00:29
The video shows the Sawmill Fire breaking out in yellow grassland after Dennis Dickey’s exploding target ignited the blaze

Video shows border agent’s gender reveal explosion that sparked Ariz. wildfire

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 00:29
The video shows the Sawmill Fire breaking out in yellow grassland after Dennis Dickey’s exploding target ignited the blaze

Video: Fire dept. helps Airman surprise his family on Thanksgiving

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 23:28
U.S. Navy Airman Isaiah Johnson dressed up as a firefighter and responded to a “fire alarm” at his parent’s house after getting leave to see them for the holiday

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