Fire News

West Hartford EMT Wins Appeal Over Firing

West Hartford EMT Wins Appeal Over Firing

February 8th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Feb. 05–A union steward who was fired from his emergency medical technician job in…

Businessman tied to site of firefighter death cited by city elsewhere

Businessman tied to site of firefighter death cited by city elsewhere

February 8th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Feb. 04–A businessman linked to the warehouse where a Chicago firefighter plunged to his death has…

SFFD members not happy with chief’s decision to veto Super Bowl 50 badges

SFFD members not happy with chief’s decision to veto Super Bowl 50 badges

February 5th, 2016 | 0 Comments

As the nation gears up to watch Super bowl 50– a debate brews in…

Blog

Causes of many Stairway Injuries

Causes of many Stairway Injuries

By John Morse

There are a lot of ways we…

Overtime Issues

Overtime Issues

By John Morse

Everyone likes a little extra cash and…

What is Situational Awareness?

What is Situational Awareness?

By John Morse

Situational awareness is defined as the perception…

Video

Raw Video:  Fire Truck engulfed by Inferno

Raw Video: Fire Truck engulfed by Inferno

According to a Youtube video posted by GlobalLeaks, on…

Video: Dramatic Fresno rescue caught on helmet cam

Video: Dramatic Fresno rescue caught on helmet cam

In an awesome rescue caught on camera, Fresno Firefighters…

Dramatic video: Fire crew rescues driver trapped by electrified water

Dramatic video: Fire crew rescues driver trapped by electrified water

A dramatic scene unfolds in southern California this week,…

Wildfire

Firefighter burned from Washington wildfire, leaves hospital after 3 months

Firefighter burned from Washington wildfire, leaves hospital after 3 months

November 19th, 2015 | 0 Comments

SEATTLE (AP) — The 25-year-old man severely injured in a Washington wildfire that killed three of his fellow firefighters left the hospital…

EDITORIAL: Firefighter deaths serve to remind us of dangers

EDITORIAL: Firefighter deaths serve to remind us of dangers

Aug. 21–An already catastrophic fire season in Central Washington has now…

U.S. military deployed to help fight wildfires in West

U.S. military deployed to help fight wildfires in West

Flames rise from a fire near Lower Lake, Calif., Thursday,…

Line of Duty Death

Nail salon owner faces more charges in blaze that killed KC firefighters

Nail salon owner faces more charges in blaze that killed KC firefighters

January 25th, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jan. 22–A Kansas City woman accused of second-degree murder in the October  fire  that killed two firefighters now faces additional charges,…

Update:  Ohio blaze in vacant home that killed firefighter was arson

Update: Ohio blaze in vacant home that killed firefighter was arson

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Fire and police officials in a…

Ohio firefighter dies after fall through floor during blaze

Ohio firefighter dies after fall through floor during blaze

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A firefighter died early Monday after…