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Active shooter reported at Ohio Air Force base

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 02:24
Officials said base personnel have been directed to shelter in place until the incident is investigated

NJ fire depts. receive grants to buy air packs

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 23:21
The departments received a total of $629,806 to purchase “one of the most important pieces of equipment to keep firefighters safe”

NC firefighter's death from cancer ruled a LODD by commission

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 23:13
The ruling means Will Willis’ family will receive full benefits offered to any other firefighter who died in the line of duty

Paramedics working alongside firefighters battling wildfires

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 22:32
Paramedics are trying a new approach by working close to firefighters to keep them safe while they battle blazes across Ontario

Firefighter-paramedic creates human trafficking training for responders

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 22:17
Matthew Driscoll used his extra time while on light duty after an injury to create training that would help responders recognize signs of trafficking victims

Firefighting aircraft in Idaho nearly hit by personal drone

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 22:08
The mandatory stop in aircraft use is hampering the fire suppression and repair efforts until it can be verified that it's safe for firefighters to fly again

Fire dept. cancels popular pig roast fundraiser amidst complaints

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 00:12
The Malvern Fire Company canceled their annual fundraiser after threats of protests were made about the animal being cooked and served

NJ fire dept. promotes its first female lieutenant

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 00:02
Angelina Tirado said she hopes “to continue moving up” in the Clifton Fire Department

Judge orders Houston officials to take down firefighter pay discussion video

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 22:59
The firefighter’s union claimed city officials used footage of a committee finance meeting to “directly advocate” against the pay parity initiative

County officials to reopen review of medics suspended over medical call

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 22:49
Hillsborough County will reopen its review of four paramedics facing discipline in the case of a stroke patient who died, saying it needs to know more

Md. fire station closes due to lack of volunteers

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 22:42
Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company leaders cited “a noticeable decline in volunteer participation” at the 505 Trimble Road station

Walkthrough gives IC unique insight in plastics factory fire

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 22:01
Incident preplanning, water supply knowledge and mutual aid agreements were key to success in abandoned factory fire at the top of a mountain in Cumberland, Md.

Arson suspected in Md. plastic facility blaze

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 05:34
About 100 firefighters responded to a fire at Artmor Plastics facility in the past month, which caused $150,000 in damage

Spotlight: TNT Rescue is built to rescue

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 00:07
Manufacturer of the only Hydraulic Rescue Tools that can be operated with 1 or 2 batteries

Fla. fire dept.'s new station will trim response times with door technology

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 23:48
The new 22,000-square-foot Fire Station 1 is equipped with rapid opening doors synchronized to its emergency alarms

Fire dept. throws party for diabetic firefighter who lost 96 pounds

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 23:13
Perry Clanton was motivated to take control of his health when he was diagnosed with diabetes two years after his father-in-law died of the disease

Video: Firefighters capture footage of 'fire whirl' during wildfire

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 23:06
The Peardale Chicago Park Fire Protection District captured one spinning vortex in a video posted to YouTube

Search and rescue dog’s possible exposure to meth sparks concern

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 22:38
K-9 Search Specialist Janalee Gallagher said she believes her partner, Blitz, came into contact with methamphetamine while searching for a missing fisherman

Viral photo: Firefighters rest on ground while battling wildfire

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 22:33
Five firefighters were photographed getting sleep where they could while they worked to help the thousands of people threatened by the Carr Fire

Netflix documentary 'Heroin(e)' receives Emmy nomination

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 22:24
The much-lauded documentary about three women fighting against the opioid crisis in Huntington, West Virginia, has been nominated for another award