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Firefighter suffers 2nd, 3rd degree burns while burning brush at fire station

Firefighter suffers 2nd, 3rd degree burns while burning brush at fire station

May 23rd, 2017 | 0 Comments

A firefighter from Hebron suffered burns for injuries sustained while burning brush at the…

First female Fire Chief in West Palm Beach has been named

First female Fire Chief in West Palm Beach has been named

May 23rd, 2017 | 0 Comments

For her entire adult life she’s lived by one simple mantra, “Work hard and…

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…

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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…

Video

Video: First responders rescue their own driver and patient from accident

Video: First responders rescue their own driver and patient from accident

First responders from the East Bank Consolidated Fire Department rescued…

Tanker-truck driver killed in crash that sprayed out ‘an ocean of fire’

Tanker-truck driver killed in crash that sprayed out ‘an ocean of fire’

May 23–ATWATER — A Merced woman described the fiery blast that claimed…

Raw Video:  Gas station roof collapses trapping firefighter underneath

Raw Video: Gas station roof collapses trapping firefighter underneath

Two firefighters were injured Saturday when a gas station…

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 weekend accident on job

Firefighter dies after weekend accident on job

May 24th, 2017 | 0 Comments

Montezuma, Ga. (AP) — A firefighter in Georgia has died after suffering a traumatic brain injury from an accident on the job.

The…

Firefighter dies after being hit by emergency vehicle at accident scene

Firefighter dies after being hit by emergency vehicle at accident scene

Botetourt County and regional first responders are mourning the death…

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…