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Fallen at home? Firefighter service eases pressure on ambulances

Fallen at home? Firefighter service eases pressure on ambulances

April 27th, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s 9.30am on a sunny spring day in Wolverhampton. Three firefighters are in the mess at…

Firefighters seek donations for sauna saying it will benefit with detox process

Firefighters seek donations for sauna saying it will benefit with detox process

April 27th, 2017 | 0 Comments

OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa Fire Department is seeking donations to purchase a detox sauna, a method fire…

Ex-paramedic said she tried to help but was arrested

Ex-paramedic said she tried to help but was arrested

April 27th, 2017 | 0 Comments

April 26–When a former paramedic saw a man bleeding in a St. Paul road, it never…

Blog

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…

What Do We Need To Do Better?

What Do We Need To Do Better?

In the fire service we like to think we…

Video

Video:  Firefighters rescue dogs then fold American flag found at burning home

Video: Firefighters rescue dogs then fold American flag found at burning home

When Fox Lake Fire Protection District firefighters arrived at a log…

Video:  Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

Video: Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

A Somerset man jailed Thursday after disrupting Pulaski Circuit…

Wildfire

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

April 19th, 2017 | 0 Comments

EDMONTON — A new study suggests that those who battled the massive wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta., continue to suffer both…

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…

Line of Duty Death

Trial begins for woman who caused crash that killed firefighter Denny DeVoe

April 29th, 2017 | 0 Comments

April 29–Although her lawyer claimed the prosecution hadn’t fully made its case, a woman accused of being high on…

Toledo firefighters’ deaths go to trial, 3 years later

Toledo firefighters’ deaths go to trial, 3 years later

April 23–Twice, Toledo Fire Pvt. James Dickman transmitted “Mayday”…