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Fallen Chicago firefighter-EMT honored at funeral

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:05
Juan Bucio was remembered as a man of few words who preferred to let his heroic work do the talking

Phoenix Fire Dept. ambulance fatally strikes man while leaving station

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 10:36
Officials said firefighters were driving the ambulance to a call when they hit a man who was standing outside of the bay doors

Okla. fire chief dies after being electrocuted

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 10:32
Wapanucka Fire Department Chief Gary Reeder, who was also an employee of Johnston County EMS, was checking out an electrical issue when the incident occurred

Fla. fire Lt. dies in powerboat race crash

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 10:29
Mike Salber, a 22-year veteran of the Sanford Fire Department, died after a collision involving a second powerboat that also injured three others

Spotlight: W.L Gore & Associates features GORE® CROSSTECH® products – blocking water, blood-borne pathogens and common chemicals

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 15:35
W.L. Gore goes beyond the requirements of the NFPA standards to ensure they develop the best possible products for their customers

All-hazard rescue reminders for every fire department

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 15:06
Chiefs need to take a training posture that focuses additional efforts on swift water responses

Firefighter ranks and the right time to become an educator

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 13:35
Based on different structures of fire service ranks, education and experience level matter in climbing the firefighter career ladder

Addressing the toll of increased call volumes and firefighter training

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 12:59
Firefighter training requirements, call volumes, politics and recruitment/retention top combination fire department concerns

Online service for responders aims to reduce stigma of PTSD

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:31
eHome Heroes offers confidential video chats with a counselor to first responders in an effort to shatter the PTSD stigma

LODD: NC fire chief dies after participating in certification class

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:30
Engelhard Fire and Rescue Chief Tony Spencer III suffered a cardiac arrest a few hours after participating in a Firefighter I and II hose certification class

DOJ aggressively investigates ALS transport billing

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:21
Submitting false EMS transport claims to Medicare for reimbursement is a violation of the False Claims Act

Houston ambulance assigned to President Trump's motorcade breaks down

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:18
The ALS ambulance, which was one of two assigned to the motorcade, highlighted the equipment issues the Houston Fire Department is facing

9 FDNY firefighters hurt battling suspicious blaze

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:14
FDNY Deputy Chief Brendan McSweeney said the home that caught on fire was supposed to be vacant

Firefighter who suffered on-duty injury promoted to battalion chief

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:25
The promotion comes two years after Joseph Fontaine was put in a medically induced coma after suffering cyanide poisoning while battling a fire

Ore. firefighter-paramedic dies in motorcycle crash with bear

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:19
Rhett Larsen, 39, was hit by another vehicle after his motorcycle struck a bear on the highway

3 questions to ask before purchasing a firefighter gear storage system

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 09:00
Properly maintaining and storing turnout gear extends its lifecycle and protective properties

4 Ala. firefighters hurt in golf cart business fire

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:13
Four firefighters were taken to Decatur Morgan Hospital to be treated for heat exhaustion, and all were discharged

Fla. woman hurt after falling from third floor apartment during blaze

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:07
The woman was attempting to escape the fire by using bed sheets to rappel down the building from her third-floor balcony

Thousands evacuate after wildfire threatens Calif. homes

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 11:43
More than 400 firefighters are battling the Aliso fire, which has burned more than 250 acres and forced the evacuation of more than 1,500 residents

Cal Fire finds PG&E caused multiple wildfires last year

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 08:30
Although Cal Fire found that PG&E bore some responsibility for the blazes, the report fell short of assigning primary responsibility to the company