Video: Firefighter scales cliff to rescue boy stuck in crevice

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:55:34 GMT
The boy fell from the cliff while playing with two other boys

Okla. firefighter assaulted at scene of trailer fire

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:54:37 GMT
The firefighter sprayed the man with a fire hose; the cause of the fire is under investigation

4 Mass. firefighters hurt while battling apartment fire

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:53:09 GMT
Firefighters rescued an 82-year-old man who was trapped and slumped over a third-floor balcony

Former MLB player begins career as firefighter

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:47:05 GMT
Anthony Reyes, a former Cardinals pitcher, has become a Los Angeles County firefighter

Court upholds minimum staffing decision for Pa. firefighters

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:42:49 GMT
The union can negotiate the minimum number of firefighters on a shift, because it has a direct impact on safety

More than 420 tons of hay catch fire in Calif.

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
No one was injured; the cause of the fire has not yet been determined

Forestry officials: NC wildfire contained with help of rain

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The blaze cost more than $900,000; no injuries were reported

Mother, 3-month-old baby killed in Atlanta house fire

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The home appeared to be vacant, with security screens up and boards on the window

Deadly Ohio house fires spark fight over regulations

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
Ohioans are 4.2 times more likely to die in a manufactured home that caught fire than one- or two-family home

Officials: Striking similarities between 2 fatal Oakland fires

Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT
The building had been the target of 20 complaints to the city building department over the past 10 years

5 grant writing tips for fire, EMS agencies

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:37:49 GMT
Quality writing, demonstrated need and staying within the financial parameters are critical in determining whether or not your agency wins an award

Why all firefighter problems are local

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:15:12 GMT
Not all head-scratcher decisions come out of D.C.; here's a look at what some local politicians are doing to give firefighters a swift kick in the shins

Multiple violations found days before fatal blaze killed 4

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:51:16 GMT
Officials found the building lacked fire extinguishers, smoke detectors in every apartment and a working fire sprinkler system

3 fire trucks damaged in Texas fire station blaze

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:23:23 GMT
There were no injuries and a total amount of damage is still being calculated

Off-duty firefighter, EMT revive cat pulled from blaze

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:17:09 GMT
Another cat and a turtle were also saved; no one else was injured

Video: Firefighter snatches falling woman at burning apartment

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:39:03 GMT
The woman was hanging out of a sixth-floor window when she lost her grip and fell

La. firefighter crashes department vehicle into house

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:35:56 GMT
Trevor Olivier, who was not authorized to drive the vehicle, was allegedly intoxicated at the time of the incident

NC fire department gets hybrid fire truck, ambulance

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:34:04 GMT
The rig looks like a fire truck on the outside, but also has an ambulance module behind the front seats

Outgoing Charleston fire chief: Department has 'morale problem'

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:31:11 GMT
Chief Karen Brack, who was hired in 2012, said no one forced her out; her last day will be April 7

Ill. fire department leading firefighter health study

Posted on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:24:09 GMT
Firefighter-paramedics will wear a monitor that measures their physiological responses during each shift