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Clearcreek Twp. fire chief retires while under review

Clearcreek Twp. fire chief retires while under review

July 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

July 28–Clearcreek Twp. Fire Chief Bob Kidd has agreed to leave his position with the township,…

Group of firefighters robbed at gunpoint while eating breakfast at Whataburger

Group of firefighters robbed at gunpoint while eating breakfast at Whataburger

July 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Two armed robbers stormed into a Harris County, Texas Whataburger this week– holding up…

Oklahoma firefighters fear uniforms make them ‘easy targets’

Oklahoma firefighters fear uniforms make them ‘easy targets’

July 28th, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Lawton, Oklahoma Fire Dept says it’s considering some changes in light of the…

Blog

Stimulating a fire in a real building is different than in a training tower

Stimulating a fire in a real building is different than in a training tower

By John Morse

Training is very important for firefighters, and…

Reasons why Arbitration is needed

Reasons why Arbitration is needed

By John Morse

There are always instances in life when…

Dealing with Psychiatric Emergencies

Dealing with Psychiatric Emergencies

By John Morse

As first responders we often are in…

Video

Video: Firefighter on vacation rescues man from burning car

Video: Firefighter on vacation rescues man from burning car

July 16–PALM BEACH GARDENS — Dave and Ashley Terrana were enjoying the…

Raw Video:  Ambulance blocked by anti-Trump protesters outside Chicago rally

Raw Video: Ambulance blocked by anti-Trump protesters outside Chicago rally

Anti-Trump protesters mobbed an ambulance outside a Trump rally…

Wildfire

California declares state of emergency over Los Angeles wildfire

California declares state of emergency over Los Angeles wildfire

July 27th, 2016 | 0 Comments

California declared a state of emergency Tuesday after a wildfire near Los Angeles has burned more than 37,000 acres, and another in Big Sur has burned…

200 firefighters battle brush fire in LA’s Hollywood Hills

200 firefighters battle brush fire in LA’s Hollywood Hills

Smoke from an 18-acre brush fire in California’s Hollywood Hills was visible…

5 firefighters injured in crash driving between wildfires

5 firefighters injured in crash driving between wildfires

DURANGO – Five firefighters traveling between wildfires in Colorado were hospitalized Thursday evening after…

Line of Duty Death

Delaware fire community mourning the loss of firefighter killed in helicopter training exercise

Delaware fire community mourning the loss of firefighter killed in helicopter training exercise

July 12th, 2016 | 0 Comments

A volunteer firefighter from Delaware was killed last night after falling from a helicopter during a training exercise.

46-year-old Tim…

2nd firefighter dies battling huge Cyprus forest fire

2nd firefighter dies battling huge Cyprus forest fire

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A huge forest fire raging out…