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Man arrested after threatening firefighters outside station, head-butts police officer

Man arrested after threatening firefighters outside station, head-butts police officer

May 22nd, 2017 | 0 Comments

An Albuquerque man being held on a roughly $7000 bond after allegedly threatening emergency…

Toxic, hostile work environment prompts Fire Chief’s surprise resignation

Toxic, hostile work environment prompts Fire Chief’s surprise resignation

May 22nd, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Fire Chief from Wilmington, Vermont is citing a toxic work environment supported by…

Social media whining prompts Fire Chief to make public apology

Social media whining prompts Fire Chief to make public apology

May 22nd, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Fire Chief in California is planning to make a public apology to the…

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Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals

Indians used smoke to send signals, today firefighters get…

Any Real Use for a Drone in the Fire Station?

Any Real Use for a Drone in the Fire Station?

I don’t know any firefighter who doesn’t like to…

Multiple Victim Incidents

Multiple Victim Incidents

When we go through our training, especially EMS training…

Wildfire

Georgia, Florida’s West Mims fire grows to 143,000 acres

Georgia, Florida’s West Mims fire grows to 143,000 acres

May 15th, 2017 | 0 Comments

The West Mims fire, which has grown to more than 143,000 acres in Georgia and Florida, is expected to spread further due to “extreme…

US plan to improve firefighter shelters falters

US plan to improve firefighter shelters falters

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Crews who battle wildfires will have…

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

EDMONTON — A new study suggests that those who battled…

Line of Duty Death

Firefighter dies after being hit by emergency vehicle at accident scene

Firefighter dies after being hit by emergency vehicle at accident scene

May 23rd, 2017 | 0 Comments

Botetourt County and regional first responders are mourning the death of an Eagle Rock volunteer firefighter who was fatally struck Friday by…

San Antonio firefighter killed in 4-alarm strip mall fire

San Antonio firefighter killed in 4-alarm strip mall fire

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio firefighter has died and two…

Inquest into deaths of two Ontario firefighters set to begin

Inquest into deaths of two Ontario firefighters set to begin

TORONTO — An inquest into the deaths of two…