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Ohio city looking to hire more full-time firefighters to avoid overtime costs

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 20:30
The city of Kettering will have to pay more for full-timers, but the lack of part-timers has already boosted overtime costs they want to avoid

Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. donates $300K to Calif. relief efforts

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 20:30
The HFPA, which hosts the annual Golden Globe Awards, will donate $300,000 to organizations helping those affected by the wildfires and Thousand Oaks shooting

Wis. chief responds to hostile work environment allegations

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 20:30
Wind Lake Volunteer Fire Company Chief Don Catenacci expects to stay in his current position despite allegations of assault and misconduct in Verona

Detroit fire union files unfair labor charge over lights and sirens policy

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 23:39
The Detroit Fire Fighter Association claims a controversial policy that dictates when lights and sirens can be used is a “public safety failure”

Firefighter reaches high to lift young ICU patient’s spirits

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 23:01
After hearing that the young patient likes firefighters, Oscar Barrera arranged for a firefighter to gear up and climb to the fourth floor of the hospital to say hello

Mass. first responders receive awards for high-profile responses

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 22:51
The award winners were honored for courage while responding to the shooting of K-9 Sgt. Sean Gannon and the rescue of a woman who broke through the ice of a pond

Northern Calif. wildfire death toll rises to 81, 870 missing

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 22:07
The Camp Fire death toll climbed to 81 after the remains of two more people were found, authorities said

Chicago gunman who killed 3 had threatened to shoot up fire academy

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 21:49
Juan Lopez had threatened to shoot up the Chicago Fire Academy nearly five years ago after he was fired for “improper conduct” towards women

Chicago shooting gunman threatened to shoot up fire academy in past

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 21:49
Juan Lopez had threatened to shoot up the Chicago Fire Academy nearly five years ago after he was fired for “improper conduct” towards women

12 first responder charities to donate to this season

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 21:10
Support first responders injured in the line of duty, new recruit education and the families of the fallen

Code 3 Podcast: Paying for community paramedicine

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 05:06
IAFC First Vice President Chief Gary Ludwig discusses how to make sure your community paramedicine funding doesn’t run short

How to put out a kitchen fire

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 03:47
Share this informative article with your community to prevent holiday dinner disasters and reduce 911 calls

Officials identify Chicago gunman who killed 3, including police officer

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 01:14
Authorities identified the gunman as Juan Lopez, who killed a doctor, a pharmacy resident and Officer Samuel Jimenez

What you need to know about first responder counseling

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 00:47
Ask your counselor these questions to understand confidentiality and their understanding of first responder culture

Firefighters present wheelchair van to mother of disabled son

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 23:23
Olympia firefighter Rick Leo was prompted to fix up an old wheelchair van for Lupe Rodriguez after witnessing her positive attitude while responding to a call at her home

Cat refuses to leave firefighter who rescued her

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 22:51
Firefighter Ryan Coleman came across a cat while surveying debris from the Camp fire, and the cat rode around on his shoulders as he continued to work

Video: LAFD helicopter rescues 3 from wildfire

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 22:15
Los Angeles fire officials paused their work dropping water on the Woolsey Fire to rescue three people and two dogs who were stuck in a remote area

NFL team pays tribute to Calif. responders, victims

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 22:00
The Rams brought first responders and victims togther in no more than few days’ time, and gave away thousands of tickets to those most affected by the tragedies

FEMA launches program to help first responders affected by disaster

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 21:49
The First Responders Registration Intake gives first responders the opportunity to register for assistance when their work schedules allow

Gunman opens fire at Chicago hospital, killing at least 3

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 04:59
A police officer was among the dead