10 years later: Calif. responders remember Angora Fire

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:52:30 GMT
An illegal campfire erupted in Lake Tahoe, burning 3,100 acres in 2007

Fort Bragg firefighters recognized for installing child seats

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:41:55 GMT
By visiting expos, leading workshops and encouraging parents to seek their expertise, Fort Bragg firefighters are making a difference

Firefighters rescue dozens in 3-alarm apartment fire

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:36:31 GMT
Five firefighters were treated for non-life threatening injuries; one resident died in the blaze

How to thank a warrior for their service

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:19:20 GMT
When a thank you seems inadequate, explore other ways to appreciate the service of America's service members

3 products to improve firefighter, EMS provider safety

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:45:38 GMT
Here are three products displayed at Fire-Rescue Med which meet my evaluation criteria for new fire and EMS equipment

St. Louis firefighter injured after falling through roof

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:28:49 GMT
The fire captain sustained first and second-degree burns on his face and hands and is recovering in the hospital

LODD: NM firefighter dies after suffering burn injuries

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:06:37 GMT
John Cammack, 76, was filling a tanker truck when the wind shifted, sending the fire in his direction

Fire-Rescue Med conference seeking presentation submissions

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:44:47 GMT
The annual conference brings together EMS leaders, medical directors, chief officers, quality improvement leaders and government officials

Report: 34 UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:22:24 GMT
Urgent testing is being conducted on external siding panels on apartment blocks following the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze

Firefighters battle intense wildfires in Utah, Calif.

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:16:57 GMT
Authorities plan on sending a second team of firefighters to help extinguish the blazes

7 firefighters injured battling fire near pride parade 

Posted on Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:11:33 GMT
Two firefighters were seriously injured and five others suffered minor injuries

FDNY: NY fire caused by fireworks; 3 charged

Posted on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:48:34 GMT
The five-alarm blaze took nearly 200 firefighters about three hours to bring under control

Officials: Car smashes into Calif. fire department gates – a recurring problem

Posted on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:42:56 GMT
Capt. Larry Kurtz of the OCFA said that the crash marks the “seventh or eighth” time in recent years that a vehicle has crashed into the gates

11 firefighters injured in NY fire

Posted on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:31:13 GMT
Two firefighters were seriously injured; Nine others were taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries

Officials: 4-year-old started fire that gutted 7-Eleven

Posted on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT
According to investigators, the child found a long-neck lighter and wandered off into the aisles while his mom spoke with the store clerk

Report: Putting others first can cost lives in emergencies

Posted on Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT
A study found survival rates were higher when strong people reached safety themselves before helping others

Fire department reflects on history as they move to new station

Posted on Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT
The New Philadelphia Fire Department's station was built in 1906, they leave behind horses, a bear and a dog

Calif. fire departments participate in wildfire training

Posted on Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Firefighters received training in protecting homes, creating fire breaks, wildfire strategy and tactics and specialized wildfire equipment operations

London council evacuates 800 households amid fire safety concerns

Posted on Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMT
The Camden Council is the first to take such a dramatic step in light of June 14 fire at Grenfell Tower

'Fixer Upper' stars to help paralyzed firefighter with home

Posted on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:15:08 GMT
Chip and Joanna Gaines offered to pay for the cost of the lumber for Garth Goodwin's handicap-accessible home