Fire News

Oakland fire: Landlord moved to evict tenants from ‘deathtrap’ after Ghost Ship blaze

Oakland fire: Landlord moved to evict tenants from ‘deathtrap’ after Ghost Ship blaze

March 28th, 2017 | 0 Comments

March 27–OAKLAND — A week after the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire, landlord Keith Kim notified…

Firefighter drives under the influence, crashes department vehicle

Firefighter drives under the influence, crashes department vehicle

March 28th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Grand Marais, La., firefighter was arrested early Sunday morning after crashing a department…

Former paramedic loses battle to expunge felony arrest record after grabbing officer during call

Former paramedic loses battle to expunge felony arrest record after grabbing officer during call

March 27th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Although her arrest was called “unfortunate,” the New Mexico Supreme Court has ruled to…

Blog

Who Puts Stickers on the Rigs?

Who Puts Stickers on the Rigs?

One of the stories that comes up all the…

What Creates Fire Department Morale?

What Creates Fire Department Morale?

I have been in a lot of fire stations…

Firefighters Enemy

Firefighters Enemy

One of the biggest enemies of firefighters is our…

Video

Video:  Firefighters rescue 82-year-old from condominium fire

Video: Firefighters rescue 82-year-old from condominium fire

Brockton firefighters responded Tuesday at 3:45 p.m. to Madrid…

Video:  Chinese firefighters catch mother, daughter from burning building

Video: Chinese firefighters catch mother, daughter from burning building

Firefighters in China are being hailed for making a…

Video:  Firefighter gives mouth-to-snout for 20 minutes to save dog

Video: Firefighter gives mouth-to-snout for 20 minutes to save dog

March 23–Just in time for National Puppy Day, here’s…

Wildfire

‘Everywhere was burning’, when no firefighter’s came to the rescue rancher became his own firefighter

‘Everywhere was burning’, when no firefighter’s came to the rescue rancher became his own firefighter

March 11th, 2017 | 0 Comments

March 10–Wildfires aren’t that unusual, according to Bill Barby, 63, who has spent his whole life working on his…

Three states issued ‘Extremely critical’ wildfire alert

Three states issued ‘Extremely critical’ wildfire alert

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Firefighters in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas are bracing for a busy day…

Federal hiring freeze will allow for seasonal firefighters to be hired

Federal hiring freeze will allow for seasonal firefighters to be hired

The Trump administration told federal land management agencies they…

Line of Duty Death

Firefighter found unresponsive at station, later pronounced dead

Firefighter found unresponsive at station, later pronounced dead

March 21st, 2017 | 0 Comments

March 17–Longtime Ames firefighter Steve Buser, a champion of emergency medical training and fitness, was found unresponsive in his fire…

Firefighter killed in Watertown blaze identified as Joseph Toscano

Firefighter killed in Watertown blaze identified as Joseph Toscano

March 17–Officials have identified the firefighter killed Friday after…

Salisbury Maryland volunteer firefighters issued trespass notices at station

Salisbury Maryland volunteer firefighters issued trespass notices at station

Volunteer firefighters in Maryland were issued trespass notices after…