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Chicago firefighter who died in rescue attempt 'loved what he did'

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 09:46
Juan Bucio's family members said his devotion to his job was unquestioned

Firefighter dies in motorcycle crash while driving to work

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 09:09
Erik Hirner, 38, died two days after the motorcycle he was driving to work was hit by an SUV

Crucial self-care: Preparing for a negative emotional response on the job

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 13:38
When a firefighter is confronted with a harrowing situation on the job, the first instinct shouldn't be to repress the emotion that follows

NFPA 3000: A provisional standard commanding a call to action by first responders

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 12:45
NFPA 3000 isn't a tactical document or a policies and procedures manual; it's a framework to develop programs that integrate planning, response and recovery to active shooter hostile events

'Spider-Man' who climbed building to save child gets firefighter job

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 11:01
French President Emmanuel Macron praised the quick-thinking hero and rewarded him with a job and French citizenship

Veteran NH firefighter dies in scuba diving accident

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:36
Lt. Benjamin Tatro was diving recreationally with other people by the wreckage of the coastal tanker Chester A. Poling when the accident occurred

Man arrested after attempting to run over firefighter

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:30
The driver was arrested under suspicion of driving under the influence of a drug and felony evading charges

Viral photo: Dog thanks firefighter after roof rescue

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:25
The dog, who gave his rescuer a big sloppy kiss, had reportedly gained access onto the roof through an upstairs window

LODD: Md. fire dept. EMT dies after suffering medical emergency

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:22
North Beach Volunteer Fire Department Rescue Captain Patricia Osburn died while on duty

LODD: Chicago firefighter dies while searching for boater

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 10:07
Juan J. Bucio, 46, became separated from his partner while trying to rescue someone from the Chicago River

Wash. fire dept. reviews efforts to address gender bias

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 12:18
"There is some progress with some of these issues, but it is extremely slow," an anonymous Vancouver Fire Department firefighter said

Mich. puts $500K into controversial 911 merger

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 11:46
Should the controversial merger go forward, the grant funds will help ease the cost of moving Grand Rapids dispatchers into the county dispatch center

Fire truck catches fire at Ill. fire station

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 11:36
Crews at the station found heavy smoke inside the front bay and were able to start the truck and pull it outside away from the other equipment

80 messenger pigeons die in house fire

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 11:26
Firefighters responded early Saturday morning to the blaze that started in the back of one home and spread to a nearby home

Hurt NY firefighter to initiate lawsuit

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 08:30
T.G. Kolb and his wife, Andrea, filed a notice of a claim for personal injuries, medical expenses, loss of earnings and services, and other damages

Ala. city opens state-of-the-art 'mother of all fire stations'

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 08:30
The facility is "certainly the finest fire station we have in the city of Mobile," Mayor Sandy Stimpson said

NC city residents threaten lawsuit over city's fire station's plans

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 08:30
The lawyer of a group of residents who oppose North Augusta's plans to rezone for the station said "there's a lot of commitment to go the route of legal attack"

Maine responders: Cannabis extraction labs pose public safety threat

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 08:30
Extracting concentrates from marijuana is not new – and it's not always dangerous – but officials worry that people will try hazardous methods

Firefighter-paramedic returns late firefighter's helmet to widow

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 08:30
Firefighter-paramedic Scott Moder presented 98-year-old Jo Miller with her late husband Ben's helmet, which Moder's mother found online

Poll: Calif. county residents didn’t get official wildfire warnings

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 08:30
Poll results show that few Sonoma County residents received alerts telling them about the approaching firestorm and many received no advance warning at all,